Public transit, Drive
|Public Transit$11 | 1h 23min||Public Transit$11 | 1h 23min||Drive3 lb of CO2|
It's 9 miles between Denver to Thornton. On a typical day, it might take between 13min and 14min from Denver to Thornton under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 14min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Thornton by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.
We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $2.
Take public transit from Denver to Thornton, it's your best chance!
The earlier you can book your trip to Thornton, the better. There is usually no need to book these sort of trips from Denver to Thornton in advance. Rideshares should be available on demand all hours of the day. Public transportation prices do not fluctuate like flights. Instead, they're either flat rate or priced by distance traveled. If possible, you can book your tickets via an app or alternatively at the station upon arrival.