Please contact us at least 3
weeks before your arrival so that we can have time to ask for volunteers to
pick you up. We will try our best to find people to pick you up from the
airport, but in case we can't find anyone, you should be familiar with how to
by yourself. This might be your first lesson in
! DIA is a big airport.
When you get off the plane, please follow the sign "Terminals/Baggage
Claim". You need to go downstairs and take the train to go to terminal
and get your baggage. After you find all your stuff, you may need to look for
a transportation. The following ways can take you to
1. Take bus RTD-Route AB.
This is the most convenient way to Boulder.
You may go out from West DIA Terminal. Go to Island
5, and look for RTD sign. The schedule for the bus can be found in the
Look for buses with "AB" sign. It takes about 1 hour and 18 minutes
from DIA to Boulder
bus station (14th street
- Walnut) Price: $11.00. Please prepare the exact amount, as there's no
change available on the bus.
2. Take Super Shuttle. Buy
shuttle ticket from "Ground Transportation" counter in DIA Terminal
building, which is near the baggage claim area. Price: $32.00 +tips. (phone:
3. Driving by car. Take
Interstate highway 70 (I-70) West from DIA to I-270 North, then to route
US-36 to Boulder.
The drive from DIA to Boulder
takes about one hour. As you enter Boulder on
US 36 and you can find the main campus of the University
of Colorado at the left of the first
stoplight when you exit the US
The information number for Denver International Airport
In case you can't move into
your room immediately after your arrival, there are several choices:
1. You may find a hotel to live
for a few days. A good choice is Boulder International Hostel:
2. You may send an email in the
CSSA email list asking for a temporary place to stay. We will also look for
volunteers who will be willing to share their houses with you. If you do live
in someone's house, please remember to be clean, quiet, and polite. Usually
you should pay for the rent, around $10-20/day. Also, remember to say