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Marvel of the Skyway Bridge

RTD's new Skyway Bridge, an integral part of the North Metro Rail Line, will span 9,533 feet. It will be the longest bridge in Colorado.

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Holiday Schedule for Labor Day

On Monday, September 5, bus and rail service will run on a Sunday/holiday schedule and RTD’s Administrative Offices at 1600 Blake Street and sales outlets will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

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RTD is Hiring

Earn a paycheck and a pension! RTD is hiring bus drivers and train operators!

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41st and Fox pedestrian bridge opens

The commuter train station remains closed to the public, but the bridge that connects the Globeville neighborhood to the Highlands and Sunnyside neighborhoods is now open.

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B Line Grand Opening Celebrations

The B Line to Westminster is now open! Get from Westminster to Union Station in less than 15 minutes. Join us for family-friendly fun and festivities on Saturday, July 30th

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B Line Opens Today

At 11am today, the B Line starts transporting riders from the historic center of Westminster to the dynamic Union Station in downtown Denver in less than 15 minutes.

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Bike to Work Day is June 22

Join RTD at Union Station and Civic Center Park to celebrate Bike to Work Day! Bike to our breakfast stations for great grub and bike gear.

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Light Rail Service Interruption May 20-23

Due to maintenance, there will be no light rail service on the C, D, E, F & H lines north of the I-25 & Broadway station starting Friday, May 20 at 1:00 a.m. to Monday, May 23rd at 3 a.m.

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Bus-on-Shoulder Operations Begin on U.S. 36

RTD’s Flatiron Flyer buses on U.S. 36 now have another tool to provide frequent and reliable service to its passengers during times of traffic congestion with the start of bus-on-shoulder operations.

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Light Rail Closure May 20-23

Due to maintenance, there will be no light rail service on the C,D,E,F & H lines north of the I-25 & Broadway Station starting Fri, May 20th at 12:01 a.m. to Mon, May 23 at 3 a.m. Bus shuttle service will be provided to all impacted stations.

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Where's My Bus?!

Find out where your bus is or when it will arrive using real-time data enabled smart phone apps.

Find An App!


RTD Rings In 2016 With Free Rides

Leave the driving to us on New Year's Eve! RTD and MillerCoors wish you a safe and happy New Year with free service from 7:00 p.m. New Year's Eve through 11:59pm New Year's Day!

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We want your feedback on the B & G Lines

We're excited to offer our customers new transit options in 2016 with the opening of the B line to Westminster and the G line to Arvada and Wheat Ridge. Join us to learn more and give us your feedback about these proposed service changes.

Attend a public meeting

Notice of RTD 2016 proposed budget

A Proposed Budget will be submitted to the RTD Board of Directors for the ensuing year of 2016 at the RTD Board of Directors meeting at the RTD Administrative Offices at 1600 Blake Street, Denver, on November 17, 2015, at 5:30 p.m

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You're Invited to the East Rail Line Open House

Come out and celebrate the opening of the new Central Park Station and learn more about the future A Line on Saturday, September 26, 2015. RTD and Denver Transit Partners will host an open house from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 8200 Smith Road in Denver.

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Deadline nears to give your feedback about the next General Manager

The General Manager Executive Search Committee is seeking input from riders and the community about the personal characteristics and professional skills that they would like to see in the next RTD General Manager as well as hear feedback about the operation of the RTD system in general. A questionnaire will be available online from June 9 to June 23. Responses will remain anonymous.

Answer the short questionnaire

Proposed fare changes for 2016

We’re committed to improving our fare structure for the communities we serve. We reviewed extensive public feedback and developed a fare structure that was presented to the RTD Board of Directors. The Board will vote on these fare policy recommendations, and if approved, these policies will go into effect in January 2016.

See the recommendation presented to the RTD Board

D Line Disruption from 18th/California to 30th/Downing

Due to the 420 In the Streets event, there will be no light rail service between 18th/California and 30th/Downing until 11:00pm. Bus shuttle service will be provided between the two stations.

Watch the Stand Up 4 Transportation Rally Live Tomorrow

If you cannot make it to the rally at Union Station Wynkoop Plaza for the Stand Up 4 Transportation Parade and Rally tomorrow, watch it live here at

Stand Up For Transportation Day

Join RTD and our transportation partners for Stand Up For Transportation Day. Be part of this national advocacy day sponsored by the American Public Transportation Association to draw attention to the need for increased federal funding for our nation’s transportation infrastructure.

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Blog: A Gold Line love story

A couple who met on a bus will celebrate their 40th anniversary this spring. They have a special fondness for public transportation and are excited for the arrival of the Gold Line.

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