Local Transportation Information
Denver Regional Training Facility (RTF)

Cesar Chavez Building
1244 Speer Blvd., Suite 208
Denver, CO 80204-3518
Hotels, Websites, & Map

From the north:

  • Take I-25 south to the Speer Boulevard southbound exit.
  • Follow Speer Blvd. south for approximately 2 miles.

From the south:

  • Take I-25 north to the Speer Boulevard southbound exit.
  • Follow Speer Blvd. south for approximately 2 miles.

From the west:

  • Follow I-70 to the southbound I-25 exit toward Colorado Springs.
  • Take I-25 south to the Speer Boulevard southbound exit.
  • Proceed south on Speer Blvd. for approximately 2 miles.

Denver International Airport

DIA is approximately 25 miles from downtown. Taxi fare is approximately $55 one way to downtown hotels. Many shuttles operate between DIA and downtown hotels. The fare is approximately $23 one way. Check the DIA website at or at the airport upon arrival.

Directions from the airport (and the east):

  • Take Pena Boulevard south to I-70 westbound.
  • Go west toward the mountains on I-70 to I-25 southbound.
  • Follow I-25 south toward Colorado Springs to the Speer Boulevard southbound exit. The mountains will be on your right when you drive south.

Although all hotels listed are within walking distance, some participants choose to take a hotel shuttle or a taxi to the RTF. Please check with your hotel for recommendations.

Important Note:

To assist you in making your travel arrangement for the Denver area, we are offering the names and phone numbers of local hotels. No endorsement by the U.S. Department of Education is intended. For additional resources, you may wish to check the following links:

Denver Area Map

Denver Convention and Visitors Bureau

Denver Regional Transportation

Parking and Building Entrance


Most lots take cash and/or credit/debit card. Our office does not provide parking validation.

14th Avenue & Speer (west side of Speer Blvd.)

  • Between 13th and 14th Avenues, turn west from Speer Blvd. into the grocery store parking lot.
  • The ramp to visitor parking is at the NW corner of the lot; parking is on the south end of the third level. The rate is $5 to $7 per day.
  • Take the inside building elevator to street level and walk across to the Federal Building at 1244 Speer Blvd., which is located catty-cornered from this parking garage.

13th Avenue & Delaware

There are two parking lots to the south, the fee ranges from $5 to $7 per day.

There is a parking garage at 13th & Fox St.; however, it is not available to the public.

Building Entrance:

The Cesar Chavez Building entrance is located on Fox Street and 13th Avenue. You will need an unexpired government-issued photo identification, such as a driver's license, in order to receive a visitor's badge. You will sign in with the security guards and go through a metal detector. The training facility is located on the 2nd floor, room 208. Signs will direct you to the facility.



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