OverviewTransportation at DenverAirport: The Ground Transportation Information Counter is on Level 5 of the Jeppesen Terminal - open daily, 6:30am-11:30pm (tel. 303-342-4059 or e-mail: email@example.com). Also, RTD (Regional Transport District) maintains a booth there.
NEW: Ride-Share Service permits have been given to Lyft & Uber - allowing their drivers to pick up arriving passengers on level 4, and dropping off departing passengers on level 6.
Transportation options with pickup locations (East Garage, even door numbers - or West Garages, odd door numbers:
Commuter Shuttles pickup/ dropoff from Terminal Level 5, Island 3, near doors 505-507, east side & 510-512, west side.
Hotel Shuttles: lane 3, doors 511, 506;
Limos: lane 1, doors 507-513, 504-5110;
Mountain Carriers: pickup/dropoff at terminal level 5, Island 2, outside of doors 507-511(west side).
Rental Cars: lane 4, doors 505-513, 504-512;
Taxis lane 1, doors 507-511, 506-510.
Pikes Peak/Mt. Elbert: level 6 East, doors 605, 607, 611.
The RTD SkyRide public bus (wheelchair accessible) takes you to downtown Denver, departing about every 15 minutes at Jeppesen Terminal's level 5, island 5, - outside west side Doors 506 & 510. Buses run daily 3:30am to midnight/ 1:28am. For information, contact RTD directly at tel. 303-299-6000, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org - or visit: www.rtd-denver.com/skyride.shtml. Note: While one-way ride fares are around $9, $11 & $13 (depending where you go) - you need exact change.
To be completed by 2015: The Transit Center serving all RTD buses.
To be completed by Spring 2016: The new East Rail Line connecting the Airport to Denver's Union Station within 35 minutes. The first stop will be at 72nd & Himalya Station; the second stop at Pena Blvd. Station and the third at 40th Ave. /Airport Blvd. Station. Another three stops are along 40th Ave.
At the 6th stop from Denver's Union Station will be a new Pena Blvd Station at 61st & Pena Blvd. While trains to Union Station will run every 15 minutes at peak times, taking 37 minutes, travel time from 61st & Pena Blvd to DIA will only be 5 minutes. The new station will also offer a parking lot with 800 spaces.