Aptamers in Boulder will take place in the city of Boulder at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, in northern Colorado. To the west, the trail-lined Flatirons are craggy rock formations overlooking the city. Downtown’s pedestrian Pearl Street Mall includes art galleries, cafes, restaurants and boutiques. The University of Colorado Boulder campus is home to the Fiske Planetarium and the Museum of Natural History, with zoology and anthropology exhibits.

The event will be held in the Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building, 3415 Colorado Ave, Boulder, CO 80303 (40 minutes from the Denver International Airport)


Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building
3415 Colorado Ave, Boulder, CO 80303


Getting to JSCBB

Boulder has taxis (Yellow Cab), Uber, Lyft, shuttles (SuperShuttle, GreenRide)

If the weather is good, and it usually is, you can rent a bicycle and ride via one of Boulder’s many bike paths to the JSCBB.

Getting to Boulder

Boulder is located approximately 30 miles northwest of Denver. You will arrive in Denver by air through Denver International Airport (DIA). From there you can get to Boulder by either the Regional Transportation District (RTD) bus service or by the Super Shuttle, a van service.


About Denver International Airport (DIA)

The airport’s main terminal is characterized by a large canopy of fiberglass “peaks” that were constructed to resemble the peaks and valleys of the nearby mountains.

The Ground Transportation Information Counter is located on Level 5 of DIA.


Bus Service

The Regional Transportation District’s (RTD) bus service from the airport to Boulder is called the SkyRide. All buses leave from Level 5, Island 5, outside Door 506 at Terminal West and outside Door 511 at Terminal East.  Exact fare is required on boarding the bus or you can buy a ticket from the SkyRide counter. The fare is $13.


Van Service

Boulder SuperShuttle provides van service from DIA to major hotels in Boulder. Call SuperShuttle Boulder at 303-227-0000 or visit their website for further information.



You can find a taxi in the transportation area across from the baggage claim area outside the airport. Call 303-777-7777 if you are unable to find a taxi outside the airport.