OverviewTransportation at DenverAirport: The Ground Transportation Information Counter is on Level 5 of the Jeppesen Terminal - open daily, 6:00am-11:30pm (tel. 303-342-4059 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). 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) pick up /drop off at The Terminal's level 5, island 5, outside of doors 506 & 510, west side. RTD buses take you to downtown Denver, departing about every 15 minutes at Jeppesen Terminal's level 1. Buses run daily 3:30am to midnight/ 1:28am. For information, contact RTD directly at tel. 303-299-6000, e-mail: email@example.com - 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.
An RTD Information booth is on level 5 of the Jeppesen terminal.
The new RTD University of Denver A Line with 8 stations now connects the Airport to Denver's Union Station (a 23 mile distance with 8 stations): While trains to Union Station will run every 15 minutes at peak time, 30 minutes at off-peak time, taking 37 minutes (travel time from 61st & Pena Blvd to DIA will only be 5 minutes). The ticket costs $9 (for regional pass permitting multiple trips on a single day).The Airport station is at the base of the airport hotel & transit center. Arriving passengers walk a short distance to the stairs, escalator or elevator leading directly to the south entrance of the Jeppesen Terminal.
* The opening of the University of Colorado A Line commuter rail caused some changes: As of April 24, 2016:
- RTD relocated all of its bus services to the west side of level 1 of the Jeppesen Terminal (formerly level 5).
- RTD also relocated is Information Counter to the Transit Center.