Hundreds of flights canceled Thursday at Denver International Airport, Colorado Springs Airport

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A Frontier Airlines flight prepares to take off from Denver International Airport Thursday morning. It was the first departure out of the airport this

Hundreds of flights to and from Denver and Colorado Springs are canceled Thursday as the Front Range continues to dig out from a historic blizzard. 

All six of Denver International Airport’s runways were shut down Wednesday afternoon. All afternoon and evening flights at the Colorado Springs Airport were canceled. 

As of Thursday morning, runways at DIA have reopened. More than 700 flights out of the airport Thursday have been canceled, according to FlightAware.

Passengers are encouraged to confirm flight status before leaving for the airport. 

>> Check Denver International Airport flight status

As of 8:30 a.m. Thursday, 21 flights have been canceled at the Colorado Springs Airport. The first flight out is scheduled for 10:56 a.m.

“The worst part of #bombcyclone2019 should be over, now time for the clean up,” the airport said in a tweet. “Be sure to check with your airline prior to heading to @COSAirport as there are morning delays and cancellations.”

>> Check Colorado Springs Airport flight status

Many airlines are waiving change fees for passengers scheduled to travel on flights that have not been canceled. 

Most of the airlines require passengers to travel into and out of the originally ticketed airports, and most require passengers to reschedule their trips within a certain time period. 

Here are the details for each airline. 

Delta Airlines 

  • Eligible airports: Colorado Springs Airport, Denver International Airport, and various airports in Colorado, Wyoming, South Dakota, North Dakota, and Minnesota
  • Tap here for details

Frontier Airlines 

  • Eligible airports: Colorado Springs Airport, Denver International Airport, and various airports in North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin
  • Tap here for details

JetBlue

  • Eligible airports: Denver International Airport and Steamboat Springs airport
  • Tap here for details

Southwest Airlines 

  • Eligible airports: Denver International Airport and various airports in Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Nebraska, Utah, and Kansas
  • Tap here for details

Spirit Airlines

United Airlines 

  • Eligible airports: Colorado Springs Airport, Denver International Airport, and various airports in Colorado, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Nebraska
  • Tap here for details

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