Plains, Trains, and Automobiles


Sure, you can travel to the Southeast by car, but why not let someone else do the driving and come by train or private plane?

Amtrak to La Junta or Lamar
Route – Southwest Chief (Los Angeles to Chicago), on your way to Santa Fe or Kansas City, or switch in El Raton, New Mexico for Denver bound

La Junta (LAJ) - 1 West First Street, Daily. West Bound: Arrival 8:15am, Departure 8:30am. East Bound: Arrival 8:13pm, 8:23pm Departure

Lamar (LMR) – Main & Beech Streets, Daily. West Bound: 7:06am Departure. East Bound 9:15pm Departure.

Do it the fun way with Trails & Rails.

To fly directly to the Southeast, there are many local airports for private planes.

La Junta Municipal Airport (LHX) – View on Map
3 miles north of La Junta, in La Junta Industrial Park, off State Highway 109
(719) 384-5991
7am – 7pm, 7 days a week, May 1 – August 31

Las Animas City and County Airport (7V9) – View on Map
One mile south of Las Animas, off Lois Lane
(719) 456-2223
Paved, unlighted runway, extends 3870 feet and is 40 feet wide

Lamar (LAA) – View on Map
4 miles west of Lamar
(719) 336-1303

Eads (9V7) – View on Map
38750 Hwy 96
(719) 438-5590

Holly (K08) – View on Map
2 miles south of Holly on Highway 89
(719) 537-6622
Fueling offered
Runway 4200’ long, 30’ wide, packed gravel surface
Hanger are often full so call ahead of time

Springfield Municipal Airport (8V7) – View on Map
3 miles north of Springfield
(719) 523-4528