Air Travel and Transportation

Air Travel

Travel Agency

Christopherson (CB Travel Corp)
8450 East Crescent Parkway, Suite 410
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Fax: 303-741-6329
Ph: 1-866-465-7155
Ph: 303-689-7701

Ext. 8758 (Katherine Borton-Johnson)
Katherine ‘DOT’ Borton-Johnson ‘AT’ cbtravel ‘DOT’ com

Or Ext. 7726 (Marta Musich)
marta ‘DOT’ musich ‘AT’ cbtravel  ‘DOT’ com

Or Ext. 7727 (Michelle O’Brien)
michelle ‘DOT’ obrien ‘AT’ cbtravel ‘DOT’ com

Christopherson (CB Travel Corp.) is a renowned travel agency that has been in business for over 26 years. They are extremely responsive, offer excellent customer service, and use the latest technology to achieve the best results for their clients. The LGC has an established relationship with Christopherson (CB Travel Corp.), and they will assist you with solutions for the travel challenges that you may encounter during this time of rising costs, travel delays and flight cancellations. So if you are planning to use a travel agent for your travel to the New Partners for Smart Growth Conference in Denver, CO, we encourage you to contact them for assistance. Of course, you can make your own travel arrangements, or use another travel agency, if you prefer.

For your convenience, Christopherson (CB Travel Corp.) has provided a Travel Request Form for your use in requesting assistance with your air travel. Please complete the form and return it directly to Christopherson (CB Travel Corp.) via email or fax. You will be contacted with a proposed itinerary within two business days. Please note that Christopherson (CB Travel Corp.) charges a $28 transaction fee for each ticket purchased.

Travel Request Form: PDF or WORD

Airport Transportation

Taxi:

The distance from the Denver International Airport to the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center is approximately 27 miles. The estimated cab fare is $55 to the airport from downtown and $55 from the airport to the hotel.

Super Shuttle:

Super shuttle is offering New Partners Conference participants a discount on round trip fares to and from the Denver International Airport (DIA) and the Hyatt Regency Denver. The discounted roundtrip rate for the conference participants is $38 (a $6 round trip discount). The one-way rate is $22. New Partners conference attendees can make reservations using the following New Partners group link: http://www.supershuttle.com/?gc=NPSGC&port=DEN&Direction=RF&aType=M

And use the discount code: NPSGC.

Shared rides depart from DIA approx. every 15 minutes from 5AM to 6PM, and approx. every 30-45 minutes after 6PM.

It is advised that you download the check-in procedures in advance of arriving at the airport to help you plan your SuperShuttle trip, and to help you locate the nearest SuperShuttle customer service booth/kiosk located at the main terminal-baggage claim on level 5. The SuperShuttle counter is to the right when at the top of the escalators from the train.

Skyride Public Bus Service

Skyride operates to and from Denver International Airport daily from 3:30am to midnight, departing every 15 minutes during peak hours and takes 45 minutes to get downtown. One-way fares are $9, $11, or $13 depending on your destination. Skyride accepts cash only. The Skyride stop at the airport is located in the East Terminal, level 6, Door 605.  Take the AF Line towards downtown Denver, stopping at Market Street Station, seven blocks from the Hyatt Regency Denver Hotel.

Public Transportation (General)

The Denver Regional Transit Authority has teamed up with the New Partners for Smart Growth Conference to offer all attendees complementary passes for the entire length of the conference. Passes will be available to pick up at registration, so don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to traverse Denver free of charge! Please see the information below for scheduling, stops nearest the conference, links to the RT site, and much more.

The closest bus stop to the Hyatt Regency Denver Hotel is on the corner of 15th and Welton Streets, ½ block from the hotel.

The closest light rail station is the 16th Street/California Station located at 1516 California Street, ½ mile from the hotel.

The complementary 16th Street Shuttle runs throughout the central business and entertainment district of downtown (16th Street Mall) and is open from 5:00am to 1:00am weekdays, 5:30am to 1:00am Saturdays, and 6:30am to 1:00am Sundays.  The closest MallRide stop is located on 16th Street Mall and Welton Streets, 2 blocks from the hotel.

Denver Regional Transportation District
Fares on the Regional Transportation District (RTD) buses and the light rail trains are $2.25 one-way for 1-2 light rail zones, $4 for 3 light rail zones or $5 for 4 light rail zones. Exact change required, credit cards only accepted at light rail stations. All buses and light rail are wheelchair accessible. For route information or easy, convenient online trip planning, go to www.rtd-denver.com. For bus schedules, brochures and questions on fares, call 303-299-6000.

Service is provided 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Go to www.rtd-denver.com for details, and to view/download a RTD schedule.

Plan out your transportation needs during your stay by using the convenient RTD mobile. You can find nearby stops and stations, check schedules and arrival times, check fares and more from your mobile device. Call 303-299-6000 for customer support.

Visit m.rtd-denver.com for access to the mobile site.

Denver B-Cycle

Denver B-cycle has teamed up the the New Partners for Smart Growth Conference to offer all attendees a discount on the 24 hour unlimited ride pass. The cost will be reduced to $5 by simply entering the promo code 786 at checkout. The bikes may be rented at kiosks around the city, but there are two convenient locations in front of the convention center.

Denver B-cycle is Denver’s bike sharing system, spanning 84 stations and 700 bikes throughout downtown and various neighborhoods in Denver. Denver B-cycle was the first large scale bike sharing network in the US after being formed in the wake of a very successful pilot bike sharing program at the 2008 Democratic National Convention. With stations located at many prominent dining, shopping, sport venues, hotels, and business areas Denver B-cycle is the best way to get around Denver. The one-way possibilities of bike sharing make it the easiest way of getting around town.

All Denver B-cycles have baskets for storage as well as front and back lights (and reflectors) for safety. All Denver B-cycles have adjustable seats and three gears, perfect for Denver’s topography! Download the free ‘bcycle’ app on Android / iPhone to see real time data about how many available B-cycles are at each station. Enjoy!

For more information and a map of locations please refer to the Denver B-cycle website:  https://denver.bcycle.com/default.aspx

Parking

Parking at the Hyatt Regency Denver Hotel:

Please note that self-parking is $26 per night, including in and out privileges (for hotel guests that bill parking to their room) Hourly parking is $10 for the first hour, $15 for 1-3 hours and $20 for 3-5 hours. Valet parking is $20 for 0-4 hours, $26 for 4-8 hours and $32 for +8 hours/overnight.

Metered parking is $1.00 per hour, with a 2-hour limit, throughout downtown area.

There are many off-street parking lots and garages near the hotel and throughout downtown. Prices vary depending on the location of the lot. Look for the “Park Now” symbol to find parking garages. Below are a few possibilities within walking distance of the Hyatt Regency Denver Hotel.

Parking Garages

  • Towne Park Hyatt Regency Denver: 1401 Welton Street- $10 an hour
  • Focus 14th & California: 1401 California Street- $15 an hour
  • Denver Athletic Club: 588 14th Street- $10 an hour
  • Towne Park Parking System: 792 15th Street- $6 an hour
  • Central Parking System: 1537 Welton Street- $6 an hour

We encourage you to consider carpooling, taking public transit, or walking to lessen the impact on our environment.

Ride in style with Uber!

Our friends over at Uber are providing $20 off for NEW users to the New Partners for Smart Growth conference! This discount may be used to get around town, or for ground transportation to and from the airport. Uber offers both a town car and SUV option, and since fees are per ride and not per passenger, pile on in!

To claim your discounted ride, please sign up for an Uber account by downloading the app to your iPhone or Android and enter the code: smartgrowth under “promotions”.

Or just sign up here: uber.com/go/smartgrowth

Plan Your Trip

Hotel Accommodations & Rates

Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
650 15th Street
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: (888) 421-1442

Air Travel & Transportation

Christopherson (CB Travel Corp)
8450 East Crescent Parkway, Suite 410
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Fax: (303)741-6329
Ph: 1(866) 465-7155
Ph: (303) 689-7701

Roommates & Ridesharing

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