The driving time from Denver, Colorado to Las Vegas, Nevada is:

10 hours, 42 minutes

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Driving time from Denver, CO to Las Vegas, NV

How long is the drive from Denver, CO to Las Vegas, NV? The total driving time is 10 hours, 42 minutes.

Your trip begins in Denver, Colorado. It ends in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between Denver, CO and Las Vegas, NV.

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Take at least 2 breaks when driving from Denver to Las Vegas. Grand Junction is 244 miles from Denver. Grand Junction is located in the heart of Colorado wine country with over 20 wineries and local farmers' markets. It is close to Colorado National Monument.

If you have a few hours to spare, take the 23-mile Rimrock scenic drive with 19 scenic overlooks. See the rock formations like Window Rock, Pipe Organ, Kissing Couple, Praying Hands and Sentinel Spire. According to, you can spot desert bighorn sheep, mule deer, desert cottontails, collared lizards and birds in the area.

The annual Colorado Mountain Winefest takes place on the third weekend of September and farmers' market is open every Thursday evening during the summer months. Read more on

Cedar City is 339 miles from Grand Junction and 171 miles from Las Vegas. Cedar City is located close to many of Utah's national parks. It is 17 miles from Zion (Kolob Canyon Section), 30 miles from Cedar Breaks National Monument, 60 miles from Red Canyon, 80 miles from Bryce Canyon National Park and 145 miles from Great Basin National Park.

The Kolob Section of Zion National Park is located at Exit 40 on I-15. You can take a 5-mile scenic drive along the Kolob Canyons Road just to get a glimpse of the canyons and panoramic landscape.

Denver, Colorado

City: Denver
State: Colorado
Country: United States
Category: cities

Las Vegas, Nevada

City: Las Vegas
State: Nevada
Country: United States
Category: cities

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