Workshop Transportation Information

Workshop Location

The workshop will be held at the University of Colorado Denver in the CU Building at 1250 14th St, Denver, CO 80202.

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Click here to find it on google maps. We will be in the City Center Office in Room 1110-Please note there are a few University of Colorado buildings in this area- look for the building/entrance right on the corner of 14th and Lawrence Street. Please see the pictures of the entrance on the righthand side of this webpage. This entrance is locatead on Lawerence Street- we are in the room with large windows. When you come through the doors, immediately turn right.

How to Get to the NTLA

City Parking: Parking in downtown Denver can be challenging, so please allow enough time to find parking and walk to the workshop location. Near the building there is $1/hr on-street meter parking for 2 hours or there is a nearby parking garage at the Denver Performing Arts Complex - Parking Garage (1055 13th St, Denver, CO 80204). It is off of Arapahoe between 13th and 14th Street.  Parking rates vary depending on length of time from $8.00 to $20.00 and is always subject to change. This parking lot offers early bird parking for $9 if you arrive by 7:30am and leave before 6 pm. There are other lots on Speer Boulevard within walking distance (prices vary).You may also reserve a parking spot in the city using apps like Spot Hero.  

Campus Parking: Less expensive parking is available on the University of Colorado Denver campus (also known as the Auraria Campus). Click here for the Auraria parking map- you can locate the CU Building in the top right hand corner.

The closest parking areas are Tivoli Parking Garage, 7th Street Garage, Spruce, and Holly (prices vary). There are also meters on campus for $2.00 an hour. Please note when classes are in sessions some lots may be filled. Walking times can be between 5-10 minutes depending on where you park. For directions to specific lots, put these addresses into your GPS: 
• Tivoli Garage: 890 Auraria Pkwy, Denver, CO 80204 
• 7th Street Garage: 777 Lawrence Way, Denver, CO 80204
• Spruce Parking Lot: 1400 9th Street, Denver, CO 80204

If you are planning to bike, there are racks around the building.

Flying & Ground Transportation: Denver International Airport (DIA) is the primary airport for arriving in Denver.  Click here for information on ground transportation from DIA, including the A-line train to Union Station. The trains ride is approximately 40 minutes long, plus travel time from Union Station to your destination.

The airport is about 25 miles away and driving time between DIA and Downtown Denver is approximately 35-50 minutes depending on traffic . A taxi ride may cost between $50-60. Lyft/Uber tend to be a cheaper option. Click here for more information about taxis from the airport. The RTD A-line train costs approximately $9 per trip.

Denver has a free bus, the Mall Ride, that travels down the 16th  Street Mall (Pedestrian Shopping District). You can take the mall ride from near Union Station-16th Street & Wynkoop to 16th & Lawrence (about a 7 minute ride) and your hotel. For more information about the mall ride: http://www.rtd-denver.com/FREEMallRide.shtml