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 C, E, 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.
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.
Rail Fare Zone Map
The RTD rail system is divided into four fare zones: A, B, C, and Airport. Rail fares are based on how many fare zones you travel in during your 3-hour trip. Travel in one or two zones is a Local fare, travel in three zones is a Regional fare, and any trip originating or ending in the Airport zone is an Airport fare.