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Ring in the New Year with Free Rides from RTD


RTD and CoorsLight are wishing you a safe and happy New Year with free service on RTD!

Join the family-friendly activities and entertainment on the 16th Street Mall culminating in spectacular fireworks shows at 9:00 p.m. and midnight.

And best of all, enjoy free bus and rail service on our entire system from 7:00 p.m. on New Year's Eve until end of service day on Jan 1 (2:59 a.m. on Jan 2).

Please note: Due to downtown fireworks displays, from 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. there will be limited Free MallRide service on the 16th Street Mall, and no service on the D and H light rail lines between the Theatre District/Convention Center and 18th & California/Stout stations.

We will offer one extra hour of rail service to accommodate late-night travelers and an additional trip will be added to the line's schedule at 12:30am on Jan 1.

Service schedule

Please note service schedules for these holidays observations:
New Year's Eve (Sunday, December 31): Sunday/Holiday schedule
New Year's Day (Monday, January 1): Sunday/Holiday schedule

Please be sure to check both the late night weekend schedule and the early morning Sunday/holiday schedule for trips after midnight on Sunday, New Year's Eve.

Additional D, E and H line rail service will be operating New Year's Eve beginning at 6:00 p.m. 12/31/18 until approximately 2:30 a.m. 1/1/19.