Thornton to Denver Travel Information

Cheapest Way Public Transit — $9
Fastest Way Public Transit — 1h 23min
Eco-Friendly Way Drive — 3 lb CO2
Available Modes 2 modes — public transit and by car
Distance 9 miles
Travel Companies RTD SkyRide
Public Transit
$9 · 1h 23min · 6 lb of CO2
104th & Washington to Union Station
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Public Transit from Thornton to Denver

It's very common to take public transportation from Thornton to Denver..

Starting at Thornton, you can hop on at 104th & Washington and ride all the way to Union Station.

$1 · 13min · 3 lb of CO2
Thornton to Denver
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Drive from Thornton to Denver

It's 9 miles between Thornton to Denver. On a typical day, it might take between 13min and 14min from Thornton to Denver 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 Denver 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.

What is the best way to travel from Thornton to Denver?

The are 2 different ways across 2 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Thornton to Denver. Take public transit from Thornton to Denver, it's your best chance!

When to book trip from Thornton to Denver?

The earlier you can book your trip to Denver, the better. There is usually no need to book these sort of trips from Thornton to Denver 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.

How long does it take from Thornton to Denver by car?

The total distance between Thornton and Denver is 9 miles and will take you about 13 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $2.

Travel companies on this route

RTD SkyRide RTD SkyRide from Thornton to Denver
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