13th Avenue station (RTD)

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13th Avenue
RTD light rail station
13th Avenue Station (Denver RTD).JPG
The station in February, 2017.
Location 14110 E. 13th Avenue
Aurora, Colorado
Coordinates 39°44′05.9″N 104°49′25.0″W / 39.734972°N 104.823611°W / 39.734972; -104.823611Coordinates: 39°44′05.9″N 104°49′25.0″W / 39.734972°N 104.823611°W / 39.734972; -104.823611
Owned by Regional Transportation District
  R Line
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3
Connections TheRide buses
Structure type At-grade
Parking 262 spaces
Bicycle facilities 3 bike lockers, 5 bike racks
Disabled access Yes
Opened February 24, 2017 (2017-02-24)
Preceding station   RTD   Following station
toward Peoria
R Line
toward Lincoln

13th Avenue is a Regional Transportation District (RTD) light rail station on the R Line in Aurora, Colorado. The station is located alongside Interstate 225, a few blocks west of intersection of 13th Avenue and Sable Blvd. It has a 262-stall park-and-ride lot and is planned to be the center of a transit-oriented development.[1][2]

The station opened on February 24, 2017, along with the rest of the R Line.[3]


  1. ^ "R Line Stations". Regional Transportation District. Retrieved February 24, 2017. 
  2. ^ "13th Avenue Station". City of Aurora, Colorado. Retrieved February 24, 2017. 
  3. ^ Paul, Jesse (February 23, 2017). "RTD R-Line begins service Friday to Aurora, Denver and Lone Tree — and you can ride for free". The Denver Post. Retrieved February 24, 2017.