Getting Around Town

Light rail station

From Centennial it is easy to access any part of the metro area.

Get where you want to go by accessing:

  • major roadways,
  • interstate highways and
  • the E-470 toll road (which circles the perimeter of the metro area)

Learn more about local transportation services and resources.

Services

Light Rail

Enjoy a commute free of stress and traffic jams and ride the RTD Light Rail.

The RTD rail system operates 365 days a year. Eight rail lines service 53 stations along the Denver's Southeast, Southwest, West and East rail corridors.

Bus Service

The RTD bus system operates 365 days a year, offering service at more than 10,000 bus stops across eight counties in the Denver metro area.

Call-n-Ride

Call-n-Ride is a personalized bus service that travels within select RTD service areas. One phone call can connect you to bus routes, Park-n-Rides, rail stations or to work, school, and appointments. Make your reservation and RTD will provide an estimated pickup time. When the bus arrives, pay your exact cash fare.

Access-A-Ride

Access‑a‑Ride provides local bus transportation in the Denver metro area for people with disabilities. We help individuals who cannot access our fixed-route bus and rail system to maintain their freedom to travel around the metro area.

Resources

Centennial Mobility Ambassadors Program (MAP) Transportation Guide

Mobility Ambassadors Program (MAP) Transportation Resource Guide: A comprehensive guide to navigating transit in the Denver Metro Area. Download the full guide here: MAP Transportation Resource Guide(PDF, 13MB) 

Individual Sections of the guide are also available to download: Lyft App(PDF, 5MB) | Uber App(PDF, 3MB) | RTD Light Rail Transit(PDF, 1MB) | RTD Ride Services(PDF, 574KB) | Start-to-End Trip Plans(PDF, 1MB) 

Denver Regional Mobility and Access Council (DRMAC)

DRMAC Getting There Guide takes a look at the latest transportation services in the Denver area.

Arapahoe County

Learn more about the Arapahoe County Senior Transportation Program.

Denver South Transportation Management Association (TMA)

The Denver South TMA is a coalition of like-minded public and private entities banded to identify and introduce transportation solutions designed to spark mobility, ignite economic development and bolster the positive image the Southeast I-25 Corridor celebrates.

Road Conditions

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) provides road conditions, route information and traffic alerts throughout Colorado. Visit cotrip.org for current road/weather conditions or dial 511.

Transportation Planning & Projects

Construction

Be sure to keep an eye out for major construction projects that may affect your travel routes. Check out current construction projects in the City of Centennial.