Zero Fare for Youth

Youth 19 and under ride at no cost September ’23 – August ’24!  

*Proof of eligibility required.  Click here to learn more.

How to Ride

New to RTD? Once you've tried it, you'll find that our trains are the fast, comfortable, and convenient way to get around. Read our How to Ride guide to start riding like a regular.



Quickly get to major hot spots like Denver International Airport, the Theatre District, Convention Center, Empower Field at Mile High, Pepsi Center, the 16th Street Mall, and Anschutz Medical Center.



1-2 zones


3 zones


Airport Zone

Fare Zones

The RTD system is divided into four fare zones: A, B, C, and Airport. Fares are based on how many fare zones you travel in during your 3-hour trip.

Discounts and passes

Discount fares are available for those who qualify. Purchasing passes and ticket books will save you time and money. Explore your options and choose the one that’s right for you.


Service Disruptions

Visit Service Disruptions to learn about planned disruptions that may impact your trip.

Rail Map

fare zone map january 2023