Hotel and Transit Center — Business Opportunities South Terminal Redevelopment Program

  Program Overview

The new Hotel and Transit Center is the next step in enhancing the airport's competitive standing as a leading global airport and positioning Denver International Airport for continued growth.

It is made up of independent, yet physically integrated projects, which include design and construction of:

  • A 519-room Westin hotel and conference center
  • A public transit center, which will include a commuter rail station connecting the airport with downtown Denver and a centralized pick-up and drop-off for all Regional Transportation District (RTD) buses serving the airport
  • A public plaza, Denver's newest venue for programs and events where passengers and visitors can find entertainment, relaxation art and restaurants

Program Team
Gensler, Architect

Kiewit, Construction Manger/General Contractor (CM/GC) for the site preparation, including excavation and utility relocation

MHS (Mortenson, Hunt, Saunders) A Tri-Venture, the CM/GC responsible for constructing the hotel and public transit center

Parsons Transportation Group, Program Management

Program Key Contacts
For general inquiries, call the Hotel and Transit Center phone line at (303) 214-5700.


View architectural renderings.

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PRESS RELEASE:  DIA Announces Revised Design Concept for Hotel and Transit Center | January 18, 2012

PRESS RELEASE:  DIA Chooses Not to Move Forward with Signature Rail Bridge | April 26, 2011


Regional Transportation District East Rail Line Web Site

Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact | December 2010

Environmental Assessment Supplemental Information and Re-Evaluation  | February 2012

For information on contract opportunities, contact our Program Partners: