RTD has announced that it will begin operating temporary bus service between Olde Town Arvada and Union Station.
The RTD G Line (Gold Line)
Train testing on the G Line has ceased until the grade crossings on the University of Colorado A Line are resolved. Once testing resumes, G Line trains may be on the tracks for testing every day between the hours of 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. During testing, train horns will be sounding and traffic delays can be expected. Find out who to contact and get more updates at G Line Updates →.
Opening InfoRTD has not yet provided the City of Arvada with firm dates for the opening of the G Line. Please check back often for updates.
Are you a member of the media? Contact City of Arvada Communication Director Maria VanderKolk 720-898-7507
G Line Quick Facts
- The 11.2-mile electric commuter rail line will connect Denver’s Union Station to Wheat Ridge, serving northwest Denver, Adams County and Arvada.
- Three of the eight G Line stations are in Arvada: Gold Strike, Olde Town and Arvada Ridge (for more information on each station, visit station pages).
- The G Line will be scheduled daily from 4 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. During peak times, trains will run every 15 minutes. For information on G Line rail fares, schedules and connections, visit the RTD G Line website.
The G Line is part of RTD’s 2004 voter-approved FasTracks plan to expand transit across the Denver metro region Read the 2016 RTD FasTracks Fact Sheet (PDF) and is part of a larger project called the Eagle P3 project which includes the East Corridor transit line to Denver International Airport. The G Line is an 11.2-mile electric commuter rail transit line that will connect Denver Union Station to Wheat Ridge, passing through northwest Denver, Adams County and Arvada. There are eight stations: Denver Union Station, 41st/Fox, Pecos, Federal, Gold Strike, Olde Town Arvada, Arvada Ridge and Ward Road.
If you see a construction hazard after hours, please call 1-855-324-5373. For other contacts, please see Who to Contact on G Line Updates.
Fares & Schedules
For information on G Line rail fares, schedules and connections, visit the RTD G Line website.
Gold Strike StationInfo: Gold Strike Station
Address: 5880 Sheridan Frontage Rd
Parking: 330 Spaces
Travel Time to Union Station: 13 Minutes
Olde Town HubInfo: Olde Town Hub
Address: 7510 Grandview Ave.
Parking: 600 Spaces
Travel Time to Union Station: 17 Minutes
Arvada Ridge StationInfo: Arvada Ridge Station
Address: 10189 W. 53rd Ave.
Parking: 200 Spaces
Travel Time to Union Station: 20 Minutes