GETTING TO COLORADO SPRINGS
For Fall 2019 Arrival day for:
Global Scholars Program is Monday, July 15, 2019
All other New Students and Exchange Visitors is Tuesday, August 13, 2019
We will provide shuttle service on Tuesday, August 13th from the Colorado Springs (COS) airport for our new international students. You must register for the shuttle service by August 1, 2019:
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- Greeters will meet you at the COS airport, if you register for the shuttle, and we know your exact arrival information. Meet the greeter in the baggage claim area.
- The shuttle service to campus will begin at 10:00 am and run every 2 hours until 8:00 pm. Exact departure times of shuttle: 10:00 am, 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 6:00 pm & 8:00 pm.
- If you arrive outside of scheduled shuttle pick up times, you will be responsible for finding transportation to campus. Numerous options will be available when you land at the airport, including Taxis, Uber and Lyft.
TAXICAB SERVICES: A taxi provides the most direct transportation to campus and are generally available at any time of the day. Taxis can be hailed at the Colorado Springs airport outside the airport exit. For more information about taxi services available at the Colorado Springs airport, visit flycos.com.
UBER AND LYFT: Uber and Lyft are private or shared ground transportation services that can be arranged via app. Discounts are available for first-time riders. Be sure to note details listed in the app about where to meet your driver. Cost: Uber - around $21, Lyft - around $22; exact cost will be indicated when you request the ride through the app.
LANDING IN DENVER (DIA) INSTEAD?
By Plane to Denver: If you will be arriving in Denver and cannot take a flight to Colorado Springs, you will need to take an airport shuttle to Colorado Springs.
- Groome Transportation offers direct shuttle service between Denver International airport (DIA) and the Colorado College campus every day of the year. Reservations are recommended to ensure you have a seat. Check out www.groometransportation.com/colorado-springs or call 1-719-687-3456 for details on arrival times and bus stops. A one-way ticket will cost about $50.00 USD.
- Front Range Shuttle offers direct shuttle service between Denver International airport (DIA) and the Colorado College campus 6 times a day. They also offer Executive SUV service and Private/Charter van services. Reservations are recommended. Check out www.frontrangeshuttle.com or call (719) 237-2646 for details. A one-way ticket will cost about $50.00 USD.
Please Note: When making a reservation through either shuttle company, you can request in the "Special Instructions or Requests" section for Colorado Springs Shuttle or the "Other Information" section for Front Range Shuttle to be dropped off at Colorado College, instead of one of the regularly scheduled drop-off locations. If you request to be dropped off at Colorado College, both shuttle companies will drop you off on campus in front of the Boettcher Health Center (building #23 on the campus map) and a CC representative will meet you there to guide you to your residence hall.