If you’re dreaming of big city living complete with straightforward, affordable public transit commutes, look no further. The following list of Denver apartments near the Light Rail puts residents in the heart of the city, while offering a Light Rail stop only steps away. 

Living in the heart of Denver has many benefits, but finding parking spots is not one of them. Most of Denver’s neighborhoods are incredibly walkable but sometimes we need to travel further, get somewhere quick, or escape the cold winter evenings. For most city dwellers, public transit is the answer to saving money and leaving the world of car ownership in the dust. Fortunately for, Denver’s Regional Transportation District (RTD) is trying to keep pace with the city’s growth, and they frequently add new routes, lines, and stops. 

The Henry

This picturesque Platt Park apartment building offers residents all the tranquility of the south Denver neighborhood but with direct access to the heart of Denver’s lively downtown. Platt Park is a quiet artist enclave home to eclectic restaurants, shops, and bars. Residents of The Henry will love the neighborhood’s walkability and friendly, small-town atmosphere. The Light Rail stop is just a block away at South Broadway and West Mississippi Ave, ready to take The Henry residents wherever they please. 

Neighborhood: Washington Park West

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IMT Alameda Station

Not only is this apartment centered in the heart of Denver’s quirky, vibrant Baker neighborhood, but it also offers great rent specials. Foodies and beer lovers will delight in Alameda Station’s proximity to some of the best breweries and restaurants in Boulder. What’s more, the apartment is only a few steps from its namesake, Alameda Station. Conveniently ride the Light Rail to Coors Field, The Highlands, or the airport and leave the car at home. 

Neighborhood: Baker

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The Grand

If you desire luxury and world-class amenities, look no further than Denver’s brand new apartment building, The Grand. This high-rise overlooks Confluence and Commons Parks while offering residents a gorgeous pool and deck to host happy hours and take in the city from above. You can even see the historic Union Station from this conveniently located apartment. Residents have direct access to all of Denver’s amazing neighborhoods, restaurants, and events from this RTD Light Rail Hub. 

Neighborhood: LoDo

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The Verve

These luxury apartments are in the center of Denver’s LoDo neighborhood. Home to top-rated restaurants, a plethora of casual eateries, hopping bars, and unique nightlife spots, LoDo is one of the Mile-High city’s most desirable locales. Residents will benefit from The Verve’s proximity to Union Station and can utilize RTD in their daily work commute without any additional effort. The Verve’s centralized location even allows residents to offload their cars, giving them the opportunity to splurge on a weekend getaway to Aspen or Vail this upcoming ski season. 

Neighborhood: LoDo

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Union Denver

The name says it all. Union Denver is next door to a plethora of Light Rail lines via Union Station. If residents do ever desire to leave this amenity-rich, luxury apartment building, they can easily access the entire metro area from one central location. Plus, when friends come to visit, they can easily take the Light Rail to the airport! 

Neighborhood: LoDo

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Platform at Union Station

Not only do residents get direct access to Union Station but they are also treated to epic views of Denver’s stunning skyline, sunsets over the Rocky Mountains, and, on certain nights, may even hear cheers emanating from Coors Field. Platform at Union Station is one of Denver’s coolest new apartment buildings that authentically encapsulates everything that city-living should be. 

Neighborhood: LoDo

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RiDE at RiNo

The self-proclaimed anti-apartment apartment, RiDE at Rino focuses on giving residents everything they need in an efficient, beautifully decorated space. Seeking to bring residents together and encourage them to explore the city, instead of staying home, RiDE at Rino offers a plethora of community-oriented amenities. It also places residents within walking distance of the A-Line at 38th and Blake Streets. 

Neighborhood: RiNo

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For an authentic, city-life experience, check out any of these superior apartment buildings in and around Denver’s captivating downtown. With direct Light Rail access, navigating and exploring the city will be a breeze. AptAmigo’s apartment search service offers Denverites the chance to offload some of the house hunting burden, so they can dive in to all that this amazing city has to offer. If you’re planning a move to the Mile-High city or simply desire an apartment change, give us a call today!