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Denver Union Station

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Denver Union Station is a historic train terminal and is the main hub for the RTD Rail system. It also serves ground intercity transportation providers.

Points of interest


Light Rail

The platform for Light Rail is located by the west end of Denver Union Station complex. Ticket machines are available at the station. Purchase ticket before boarding.

This station features a side and a center platform. This is the last stop for C E W lines.

The underground bus concourse connects the light rail platforms with the Train Hall (commuter rail and Amtrak) and the Great Hall (main station building).

RTD Light Rail lines
Adjacent stop Adjacent stop
C Line
Ball Arena-Elitch Gardens
South to Littleton-Mineral (C), RidgeGate Parkway (E), JeffCo-Golden (W)
E Line
W Line

When C line is not running (midday and most of weekend), take E line train and transfer to D line train at 10th & Osage Station.

Commuter Rail

Union Station Track 2 platform and RTD communter rail cars.jpg

Commuter trains stop in the Train Hall by main station building (Great Hall) in the center of the Denver Union Station complex. Ticket machines are available at the station. Purchase ticket before boarding.

This station features multiple platforms (1 through 8, except 4 and 5) for Commuter Rail. This is the last stop for A B G N lines.

RTD Commuter Rail lines
Adjacent stop Adjacent stop
A Line (Platform 1)
38th & Blake
East to Airport
N Line (Platform 2)
48th & Brighton - National Western Center
North to Eastlake
B Line
41st & Fox
North to Westminster (B), Wheat Ridge (G)
G Line

This station is served by California Zephyr trains. Waiting room and ticket office is available. Amtrak trains use platforms 4 and 5.

Amtrak station code: DEN [1]
Next stop Next stop
Fraser-Winter Park
West to Emeryville/San Francisco
California Zephyr
Fort Morgan
East to Chicago

Underground bus station

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Exterior Denver Union Station Transit Center.jpg

This station features an underground bus concourse with 22 gates.

Numerous RTD regional and express buses stop at this station in the underground level.

Flatiron Flyer
Flatiron Flyer Short Turn
Longmont / Denver
Downtown Denver 18th/19th streets
South Broadway
West 10th Avenue
East 12th Avenue
East Colfax Avenue
20th Avenue
North Federal Limited
Olde Town Arvada Limited
Quaker via Ward Limited
Wagon Road / Thornton Express

Street level

Downtown Denver 16th Street Mall
North Pecos
28th Avenue
West 32nd Avenue / City Park
44th Avenue

Burlington Trailways

Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, and Nebraska


Fort Collins - Loveland - Denver
Colorado Springs - Denver
Grand Junction - Denver

Express Arrow

Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska


Service to Grand Junction, Las Vegas, El Paso, Salt Lake City, Dallas, and St. Louis. Ticket sales is available at this location. Stop info, Current bus status