Airline and Transportation Information

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Colorado Springs Airport

Owned and operated by the City of Colorado Springs, the modern facility opened in October 1994 and is a fast-growing gateway to Colorado. It is located 20 minutes east of Downtown Colorado Springs at 7770 Drennan Road. The Airport owns 7,135 acres.

Toll Free: (800) 462-6774 Info Line: (719) 550-1972

Directions from the Colorado Springs Airport to UCCS:

When exiting the airport you will be on Drennan Road.
Turn right on S. Powers Blvd.
Turn left on E. Fountain Blvd.
E Fountain Blvd. becomes US 24.
At the US 24 ramp, keep right.
Merge onto I-25 N.
Take the Garden of the Gods exit 146.
Merge onto W Garden of the Gods Road.
After crossing Nevada Ave., Garden of the Gods Road becomes Austin Bluffs Parkway.
Head up the hill and the University is on the left side.

Denver International Airport

General Information: 303-342-2000

Directions from the Denver International Airport to UCCS:

Driving from DIA, you will exit the airport on Pena Blvd.
Follow Pena Blvd. to Interstate 70 West.
Stay in the right-hand lane and take the first exit which is I-225.
Follow I-225 until it intersects with I-25.
Take I-25 south to Colorado Springs.
After about 45 miles, take the Nevada Ave. exit (148A - exit on the left).
Turn left on Austin Bluffs Parkway.
The university is at the top of the hill on the left.

Transportation Options

Ramblin Express
Driver & Sedan 719-590-8687
For one-way from the Colorado Springs Airport to the University is roughly $40 plus tip.
For one-way from the Denver International Airport to the University is roughly $110 plus tip.

Greyhound (from DIA only)
Roughly $26 one-way
Roughly $50 round-trip
The Greyhound station is downtown.

Roughly $20 fare from the downtown Colorado Springs Greyhound station.
Roughly $25 one-way to campus from the Colorado Springs Airport

Express Airport Taxi 719-634-3111
1 800 Taxicab 1-800-829-4222
Peak Transit 719-687-3456