NOAA / Space Weather Prediction Center

Visiting SWPC in Boulder, Colorado


Boulder is located about 80 km northwest of Denver International Airport. Transportation to and from Boulder is by rental car, limousine, or bus. Most rental car companies have facilities at the airport.

The Super shuttle leaves the Denver airport for Boulder at 10 minutes past the hour every hour. It takes about 60 minutes to arrive in Boulder. The fare is $20 (local hotels) or $26 (residence drop-off or pick-up). Reservations are not required. For more information visit Super Shuttle* or for reservations call (303) 227-0000.

A regional bus service, the RTD provides transportation between the airport and Boulder. Buses leave approximately every hour (depending on time of day) between 6:15 AM and 11:20PM, (303) 299-6000. Trip time is about 80 minutes, with a final stop at the Boulder bus station. The one-way fare is $10. More information can be found at RTD*

* Link to a non U.S. government site.


Map showing the following hotels.
1. Millennium Hotel (formerly Harvest House)
1345 28th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: 303-443-3850 or 800-545-6285
Fax: 303-443-1480

2. Best Western Golden Buff Lodge
1725 28th Street (corner of Canyon and 28th)
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: 303-442-7450 or 800-999-2833
Fax: 303-442-8788

3. The Broker Inn
555 30th Street
Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: 303-444-3330 or 800-338-5407
Fax: 303-444-6444

4. Ramada Inn
800 28th Street
Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: 303-443-3322 or 800-542-0304
Fax: 303-443-0397

5. Best Western Boulder Inn
770 28th Street (28th & Baseline)
Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: 303-449-3800 or 800-233-8649
Fax: 303-402-9118
6. Days Inn
5397 S. Boulder Rd.
Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: 303-499-4422
7. Courtyard by Marriott
4710 Pearl East Circle
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: 303-440-470
8. Super 8 Hotel
970 28th St.
Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: 303-443-7800