Red Rocks Transportation Guide: How to Get To Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Red Rocks Transportation Guide: How to Get To Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Red Rocks Amphitheatre is the ultimate concert venue in Colorado.  Perfectly located in Morrison, Colorado, Red Rocks draws concert-goers from along the Front Range as well as from around the country and the world. 

While there are many transportation options for getting to and from Red Rocks Amphitheatre, there really aren’t any public transportation options through RTD (Regional Transportation system).

There are, however, plenty of other options available to get to and from Red Rocks safely. If you know you are going to have a few drinks to celebrate the evening, please be responsible. 

Designate a driver, take a shuttle bus, hire a private driver, or use ride-share – but whatever you do to get to Red Rocks, do NOT drink and drive!

Red Rocks Amphitheatre Transportation Guide

Red Rocks Transportation Options

Getting to and from a concert at Red Rocks Amphitheatre can be a bit of a challenge – but it doesn’t have to be!

There are several different parking lots and the lines of cars can be daunting.  And, while driving yourself to Red Rocks is always an option, many people might like to imbibe on some beverages and party treats while watching their favorite band play at one of the best venues in the country!

We all can appreciate transportation to  Red Rocks Amphitheatre without any headaches or complications.  So, it’s best to take the time to arrange a safe mode of transportation beforehand so that you can simply relax and enjoy Red Rocks to the fullest.

🚙  Designate a Driver to Get to Red Rocks

First things first – always make sure you have a responsible driver to get you to and from a show at Red Rocks.

Then, make sure you nail down the parking options.

There is plenty of parking at Red Rocks, but it is highly recommended that you carpool. 

Red Rocks Parking Lots open 2 hours before event door time. 

Upper Lots require the least amount of exercise to get into Red Rocks Amphitheatre, but they fill up fast!

Lower Lots have their own unique lot scene, and may be easier to get in and out of – but bring comfy walking shoes and an extra road beer for the long walk into the show.

Don’t take any chances if your DD decides he just can’t resist the partying. Grab a Lyft or Uber home (picks up from Lower South Lot 2), and get your car in the morning.  NOTE: All cars must be removed from the Red Rocks parking lots by 10am the following day.

Red Rocks shuttle

🚌 Take a Shuttle to Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Consider taking a group shuttle to Red Rocks Amphitheatre this year. 

There are several party bus and shuttle options available that can get you safely from the Front Range area to the amphitheater and back.  All you need to do is relax with your friends, drink some cold bevies, and enjoy the ride. 

Shuttle buses will drop you off (and pick you up) at Lower South Lot 2 in Red Rocks parking – the only lot where oversized vehicles are permitted to park.

Here are a few Red Rocks Shuttle Bus options that we think are worth checking out:

Bus to Show

🚌Bus to Show is a non-profit that offers transportation to Red Rocks Amphitheatre from multiple locations, including Boulder, Denver, Longmont, and Fort Collins. 

Bus to Show uses converted school buses to pick up and drop concert-goers to Red Rocks shows throughout the year.  This is an affordable option because it isn’t a private bus – you will ride with dozens of other concert-goers to the show.  You’ll make new friends while throwing back a cold beverage – and you are pretty much guaranteed a crazy, fun ride with their onboard DJs!

Prices range between $25 – $30 (plus a small service fee) per person.


Private Shuttle Buses to Red Rocks:

Denver MicroBrewery Tours

While mostly known for their incredible craft beer tours around Colorado, Denver Brew Tours is owned by music lovers who know Red Rocks Amphitheatre like the back of their hand. Denver Brew Tours offer private shuttle rides to Red Rocks for up to 15 people. Bring some brewskis, relax with friends and get to your next Red Rocks concert safely.

Prices start at $450 for up to 15 riders.

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Centennial Specialty Tours

Centennial Specialty Tours offers a variety of bus and shuttle options to get you and your friends to and from Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Bring a cooler of drinks, be your own DJ, and relax!

Prices start at $85/hour.

Ride-Share / Ride-Hail Options for Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Never underestimate the power of Uber or Lyft rides to Red Rocks Amphitheatre.  It seems they have worked out the kinks over the years, and it now runs pretty smoothly. 

Uber or Lyft will drop you off in one of three designated Ride Share parking lots at Red Rocks: Trading Post (preferred location), Top Circle Lot (accessible drop-off point for seating in rows 37 – 70), and Upper South Lot ( accessible drop-off point for seating in rows 1 – 36.) 

After the show: When the show is over, just head on down to Lower South Lot 2.  You’ll see an official Lyft pick-up location, complete with canopies and seats.  Relax while you wait for your safe ride home.

Higher End Transportation Options to Red Rocks

Looking to go to Red Rocks in style? Consider hiring a town car or stretch limousine to take your Red Rocks concert experience to the next level! 

Town Cars and Limousines can drop off passengers at three Red Rocks Parking Lots:  East Stairs is preferred, but Upper South Lot (rows 1-36) and Top Circle Lot (rows 37-70) are available for those who need accessible drop-off points.

After the show: Red Rocks allows limos and town cars to pick-up passengers on “Limo Lane” (located on West Alameda) and at the Upper North Lot.

Here are a few Red Rocks Transportation options to consider:

Red Rocks Limo Service:  Limos start at $250

Eddie Limo Service: High-end sedans up to Hummer Limos are in their fleet.  Rates for sedans to and from DIA start at $90.

However you choose to get to a concert at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, always remember to be safe! 

Don’t ruin your Red Rocks concert experience by taking any chances with drinking or partying while driving – because there are plenty of responsible transportation options for getting to and from Red Rocks Amphitheatre. 

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