Head West on the W Line

Whether you're commuting to work, school, or meeting up with friends, you can enjoy the speed, convenience, and comfort of 12.1 miles of new rail between Denver, Lakewood, and Golden on the W line. With 11 new stations and 6 new Park-n-Rides, the W line offers fast and convenient service where you want to go. Connections can easily be made at Union Station Transit Center to the CE, G, and B lines, the University of Colorado A Line to Denver International Airport, as well as Local and Regional buses, and the FreeMallRide and FreeMetroRide downtown shuttles.

Fares

How much will it cost?

Travel on the W Line will require a Local fare ($3.00), Regional fare ($5.25) or Airport fare ($10.50) depending on your destination. Discount fares apply for those who are eligible. To learn more about RTD’s fares, visit our fare page.

3-Hour Passes

local

$3.00
1-2 rail fare zones

regional

$5.25
3 rail fare zones

airport

$10.50
to / from DIA

Buy Tickets and Day Passes

You can buy 3-Hour Passes and Day Passes using cash, credit or debit at the ticket vending machines located at any RTD rail station, or on the RTD Mobile Tickets app. The Regional Day Pass grants unlimited travel on the W Line for the remainder of the service day. Regional Day Pass ticket books may be purchased at any RTD Sales Outlet.

Learn more about ticket vending machines
Learn more about Day Pass

Monthly Pass

Take unlimited rides all month on the W Line with RTD's Local or Regional/Airport Monthly Pass. Monthly Passes may be purchased at any RTD sales outletonline, on the RTD Mobile Tickets app, or at participating King Soopers and Safeway stores.

Learn more about Monthly Pass

EcoPass and CollegePass

Service on the W Line is included with all EcoPass, CollegePass, and Neighborhood EcoPass cards, including service to and from the Denver Airport Station on either SkyRide or the University of Colorado A Line at no additional charge.

Stations

Auraria West Campus Station

  • Address:

    1250 5th Street
    Denver, CO 80204
    United States

  • Location:
    5th & Curtis St
  • Car Parking: 0
  • Bike Parking: 10 racks
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • C
    • E
    • W
  • SportsRides:
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Decatur-Federal Station

  • Address:

    1310 N Federal Blvd
    Denver, CO 80204
    United States

  • Location:
    Colfax & Federal
  • Car Parking: 1900
  • Bike Parking: 20 bike lockers and 10 racks
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • Connecting bus routes:
  • SportsRides:

Please note: Parking will not be available to RTD patrons between 1:00am and 11:30pm on all Broncos game days, and during major events at Broncos Stadium. Unauthorized vehicles may be towed at the owner's expense. Get more information

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Knox Station

  • Address:

    1245 N Knox Ct
    Denver, CO 80204
    United States

  • Location:
    Knox & 12th Ave
  • Car Parking: 0
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • Connecting bus routes:
  • SportsRides:
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Perry Station

  • Address:

    1199 N Perry St
    Denver, CO 80204
    United States

  • Location:
    Perry & 12th Ave
  • Car Parking: 0
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • SportsRides:
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Sheridan Station

  • Address:

    1198 Sheridan Blvd
    Denver, CO 80204
    United States

  • Location:
    Sheridan & 14th Ave
  • Car Parking: 800
  • Bike Parking: 8 bike lockers and 8 racks
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • Connecting bus routes:
  • SportsRides:
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Lamar Station

  • Address:

    6363 W 13th Ave
    Lakewood, CO 80214
    United States

  • Location:
    Lamar & 13th Ave
  • Car Parking: 0
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • Connecting bus routes:
  • SportsRides:
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Lakewood-Wadsworth Station

  • Address:

    1298 Wadsworth Blvd
    Lakewood, CO 80214
    United States

  • Location:
    Wadsworth & 13th Ave
  • Car Parking: 1000
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • Connecting bus routes:
  • SportsRides:
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Garrison Station

  • Address:

    9091 W 13th Ave
    Lakewood, CO 80215
    United States

  • Location:
    Garrison & 13th Ave
  • Car Parking: 0
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • SportsRides:
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Oak Station

  • Address:

    1311 Oak St
    Lakewood, CO 80215
    United States

  • Location:
    Oak & Colfax
  • Car Parking: 200
  • Bike Parking: 8 bike lockers and 4 racks
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • Connecting bus routes:
  • SportsRides:
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Federal Center Station

  • Address:

    11601 W 2nd Place
    Lakewood, CO 80225
    United States

  • Location:
    W 2nd Place & Routt St
  • Car Parking: 1000
  • Bike Parking: 20 bike lockers and 11 racks
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • Connecting bus routes:
  • FlexRides:
  • SportsRides:
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Red Rocks College Station

  • Address:

    13400 W 6th Ave
    Lakewood, CO 80228
    United States

  • Location:
    6th Ave & Arbutus
  • Car Parking: 0
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • Connecting bus routes:
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Jefferson CO Government-Golden Station

  • Address:

    605 Johnson Rd
    Golden, CO 80401
    United States

  • Location:
    6th Ave & Johnson
  • Car Parking: 705
  • Bike Parking: 12 bike lockers and 6 racks
  • Connecting rail lines:
    • W
  • FlexRides: