Denver International Airport (DEN) Transportation and Parking
Tourists who are staying in the Denver area, or planning to site see in some of the beautiful national forest lands in Colorado will want to rent a car for the duration of their stay. Check for the
best cheap Denver rental cars through an online site like Car Rentals Express (CRX). In the DIA main terminal, the Jeppesen Terminal, EZ Car Rentals is located on the fifth level by gates 505/513 and 504/514. Reserving a car online guarantees the best cheap DEN car rental rates and requesting a printable email confirmation insures the fuel efficient car chosen will be waiting at arrival. Their rates start at $21.00 per day with unlimited miles for the time the car is in use. There are professional agents in the terminal who will have your car ready and waiting when the airplane lands. Payless Car Rentals is located in Denver and their cheap Denver car rental rates start at $15.00 per day with unlimited miles. Reserve a rental with Payless and take advantage of the shuttle service which has pickups daily. Again, request an email confirmation and print it out to insure the best rates and that the car will be ready to go.
Shuttles and Tour Buses
There are other ways to get from DEN to the destinations of choice. While at the airport, one can pick up a local bus schedule. Denver has an excellent public transportation system with easy to follow routes and regular stops at specified time intervals. The public transportation system will get tourists to any site in Denver, or the surrounding areas that are desired. Also, there are tour buses that will pick tourists up at DEN and take them to towns of past eras. Black Hawk and Central City are two small mining towns that almost became ghost towns until gambling was legalized. Now they are booming and there are buses that come and go all day and night. Enjoy the sights of old mining works and the feel of the old west. There are hotels available in both towns, which are in walking distance of each other, but book ahead because they are popular year around. DEN offers transportation of just about every kind.
Limousines and Taxis
Travelers can reserve a luxury limousine from one of several companies that serve DEN. The driver can take tourists on mountain drives through snow or the beautiful colors of fall. A limo ride to a hotel will add class to the trip and turn heads as you enter the hotel. Also available at DEN are taxis. Choose from one of six taxi services. They charge a flat cheap DEN car rental rate from DEN that ranges from $55.00 to downtown Denver to $88.00 to Boulder, which is on the other side of Denver from the airport. Boulder Colorado has an outdoor mall with shopping for everyone. They also have a daily farmer market for those who would like to try locally grown produce.