Westminster Transportation

Located about 9 miles to the northwest of the Colorado capitol building, Westminster is a suburb of the city of Denver. Over 100,000 people are residents of this location. Easily accessible by road, the area is also served by different types of public transportation.

The Denver International Airport is only about a 40 minute drive to the east around the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge from Westminster, Colorado. This transportation hub is one of the world's busiest airports. The runways have plenty of room. In fact, one of the runways claims to be the longest on the planet.

Then, the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport is only a ten minute drive up the Denver-Boulder Turnpike from Westminster. This airport is a convenient option for small plane commute.

Denver's bus service is the Regional Transportation District. This bus company has lines all over about 8 of the 12 counties included in the metropolitan area. The lines run every day of the year.

Within the fleet serving Westminster are vehicles that use alternative fuel, helping to improve the air quality in the city and the environment. Additionally, charter buses are available in the metropolis.

Those traveling to and within Westminster in their own car or using a rental will find the area is well serviced with state highways as well as main city thoroughfares. Easy connections are made with highways like State Highway 121 that is also called Wadsworth Boulevard connecting to Interstate 70 at Arvada. U.S. Route 36 runs west to east through the state. Then, Interstate 25 is the Pan-American Highway (Unofficial). It runs north to south through the metropolitan area.

Those who want to rent a car within the region will find several options at the Denver International Airport as well as several locations throughout the region. Rental cars provide independent and dependable transportation.

Taxi and limousine services are readily available anywhere in the area around Westminster. For transportation to and from the airport as well as anywhere else passengers need to travel, these options offer stress-free riding. Letting a professional local driver take care of the driving is a convenient luxury that is available every day and at any hour of the day or night.