EcoPassThe EcoPass program is an annual prepaid transit pass purchased by an employer and provides unlimited usage of RTD services. EcoPass is the most cost-effective program for businesses.
EcoPass Benefits For Employers
No matter the size of your business, RTD will work with you to create a transit benefit mix tailored to your company and employees. All eligible employees enrolled in EcoPass will receive an electronic travel token that allows for unlimited rides on RTD buses and trains, connecting them to your business with a safe and reliable commuting option that operates 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Our enrollment options are more flexible than ever before, so reach out to learn more on how EcoPass can connect your business to the entire Denver metro region’s employee base.
- Recruitment and retention tool
- Enhance employee morale and productivity
- Provide employees a safe and reliable commuting option
- Enhance connectivity to the region
- Reduce parking costs
For tax years 2023 and 2024, take advantage of a 50% refundable tax credit on the purchase of transit passes for your employees, here is a link to get more information on that Income Tax Topics: Alternative Transportation Credit (colorado.gov)
EcoPass Benefits For Employees
Employees enrolled in EcoPass enjoy unlimited rides on RTD buses and trains. Whether you need to get to work, run an errand or travel to the airport, it’s all the same when you’ve got the EcoPass!
- Unlimited rides on RTD buses and trains
- Unlimited rides to and from the airport
- Reduce commuting and parking costs
- Allows for use of pre-tax dollars (if cost sharing with employer)
- Provides a safe and reliable transit option for those who live, work and play in the Denver metro region
- Reclaim your time, catch up on reading, emails or take a nap and let us do the driving for you!
- Employer-Paid – Employer pays the entire cost of each pass
- Employee-Paid – Employees pay entire cost with pre-tax dollars
- Cost Sharing – Cost split between employer and employee
Interested in Learning More About Plans and Pricing?
Need More Ticket Options?
Try Mobile Ticketing
RTD’s Mobile Ticketing app provides both scale and flexibility for your organization. Buy tickets for employees as they’re needed or in bulk; either way you only pay for what you use! Our Partner Portal allows you to easily manage and distribute tickets across your organization, and pre-tax benefits still apply. Learn more by speaking to one of our team members who can walk you through the options.
- Only pay for what you use
- Pre-tax benefits for employers and/or employees
- Partner Portal allows for management and distribution of tickets
- Riders bypass lines and ticket vending machines
- No paper fare products or exact change required for riders
- Secure and safe, your phone is your pass
- Connect to RTD’s Trip Planner and Next Ride apps
The Fine Print
EcoPass is not valid for use on special services, including Access-a-Ride or SeniorRide.