The American Airlines flight schedule between Los Angeles (LAX) and Vail/Eagle County Airport (EGE) makes it easy for Australians to ski Vail and Beaver Creek!
The Aussie-friendly timing works out so that you can ski the same day as arrival and departure - hands down the best cure for jet lag.
Vail/Eagle County Airport is located only 45km from Beaver Creek and 56km from Vail, with door-to-door transfers to your lodging in Vail or Beaver Creek available in private, chauffeured four-wheel drive vehicles and shuttles with Colorado Mountain Express.
Daily non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Vail/Eagle County Airport operates from December to April, offering access to Vail and Beaver Creek over the Christmas/New Year break, January school holiday period as well as the March Easter break.
- Qantas flight #11, departs Sydney 11:50am, and arrives in Los Angeles at 6:35am
- American flight #2193 departs Los Angeles at 9:30am, and arrives Vail/Eagle at 12:50pm - allowing you to ski the same day as you arrive
- American flight #2190 departs Vail/Eagle at 7:05pm - allowing you a full last day on the slopes - and arrives Los Angeles 8:25pm
- Qantas flight #12 departs Los Angeles at 10:05pm, arrives Sydney 8:05am (plus 2 days)
For those choosing to complement their ski holiday with a visit to other U.S. destinations, American Airlines also offers daily, non-stop flights from Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 through Sunday, April 5, 2015 between Vail/Eagle County Airport and New York Kennedy, Miami, Dallas/Ft. Worth and Chicago Airports.
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