Getting Around Glendale

Often called "the heartbeat of Denver", the City of Glendale is located adjacent to Colorado Boulevard between Cherry Creek and Colorado Center. Whether you're visiting for a rugby game, enjoying lunch at one of the many restaurants in the City or just passing through, Glendale can be accessed using a variety of transportation modes. There are a variety of programs encouraging Glendale employees, residents and visitors to use alternate modes, making it easy to find an option that works for you!

Riding the bus is a great way to get to Glendale. The following is a list of routes serving the district:

  • 1 - Downtown Denver - Coors Field, Every 30 minutes
  • 2 - Cherry Creek - Capital Hill - Downtown Denver, Every 30 minutes
  • 3 - Cherry Creek - Aurora Mall - Lowry & Big Bear Ice Arena - Connects with Light Rail - Downtown Denver, Every 30 minutes
  • 11 - Lakewood Commons - Aurora Town Center Mall - Aurora Regional Medical Center - Southeast Light Rail (Louisiana*Pearl Station), Every 30 minutes, more frequent during peak hours
  • 40 - Denver Zoo - City Park - Museum of Science & Nature - Wellshire Golf Course - University Hills Shopping - Southeast Light Rail, Every 15 minutes, more frequent during peak hours
  • 46 - Cherry Creek - University Hills Shopping - Denver Tech Center (DTC) - Colorado Center - Southeast Light Rail, Every 30 minutes, every 15 minutes during peak hours
  • 79 - Washington Park - University of Denver - Southeast and Southwest Light Rail, Every 60 minutes, more frequent during peak hours
  • 83L - Parker Road. - Glendale to Downtown Denver, Every 30 minutes. The best connection to downtown - 15 minutes from Glendale to Civic Center Station on the 16th Street Mall
  • DD - Regional from Boulder's Transit Station along Colorado Blvd to Southeast Light Rail (Colorado Station), Hourly, peak hours only
  • Southeast Light Rail - Evans Avenue and Colorado Blvd, North to Downtown Denver, South to Lone Tree and Parker Blvd in Aurora

It's easy to get around the City of Glendale by bike--a great way to combine exercise with a commute or errands. Or add a bike ride or short walk to a transit trip for more options. Take a walk or ride on the Cherry Creek Bike Trail running through Glendale. This nationally renowned pathway offers cyclists a convenient option for getting around locally, as well as riding north to Downtown Denver or south to the Cherry Creek Reservoir.