Travel to Boulder
Boulder is located northwest of the Denver metropolis. It has an international airport (IATA Code: DEN) which is a hub for United Airlines. From the airport there are several ways to reach CU Boulder, which are listed below.


Public Transportation:

Shuttle Service
The Skyride shuttle is available from Denver International Airport (DIA) to Boulder, leaving hourly with a cost of $13.50 one way. More information can be found at the link:

Skyride Shuttle

The SuperShuttle service is also available for transport from the airport to several hotels. A discounted rate of $28 one-way or $48 roundtrip has been provided for the conference. The discount code is BOIL5. To reserve, please use the discount link:

SuperShuttle Discount Link

Reservations can also be made by calling 1-800-258-3826 (1-800-BLUE-VAN) and using the discount code. Please note that a $2.00 fee will be charged to book with a customer service agent.

There is a convenient bus route that connects the airport with the University of Colorado with a duration of about 1 hour. The Bus (Route AB or ABA) leaves from DIA West Terminal (Level 5- Island 5) and runs approximately once per hour. The schedule can be found by following the link below:

Bus Schedule

You want to exit the bus at Broadway & Euclid Ave which stops directly on the western border of the campus. The fare for one person is $13. You can either buy a ticket online, or with cash when you board the bus. Please be advised that you need to have the exact amount.

Travelling by taxi to CU Boulder will cost $88.15 (flat rate).

By Car:
Denver International Airport has 12 car rental companies that operate at the airport. All are located on-site, about five minutes from Jeppesen Terminal, and provide free shuttle service to and from the terminal. Arriving passengers should follow signs to check in (if necessary) with a car rental company. All company counters are located in the Jeppesen Terminal atrium, on Level 5. If terminal check-in is unnecessary, head directly to the appropriate shuttle pick-up location. All courtesy shuttles pick up and drop off at Jeppesen Terminal Level 5, Island 4, outside Baggage Claim, doors 505 - 513 (east side) and 504 - 512 (west side).Departing passengers can return rental cars by exiting Peña Boulevard on 75th Avenue. Follow the signs to your rental car company.

Directions to the conference venue if travelling by car can be found by clicking on the directions link in the map below. This will open Google maps and allow for the input of the beginning address.

Parking is available on campus for a fee. The following link provides a map for identifying parking options near the University Memorial Center located (page 2, grid P-9).

Parking Map University of Colorado Boulder

Temporary parking permits may be purchased at the PTS office - 1050 Regent Drive. Daily parking is available for $8.25, while weekly is $15.00.  A limited number of weekly passes will be available at the registration desk.

Free parking is also available at either the Millenium Harvest Hotel and the Best Western Boulder Inn, for those staying at the hotels.

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