Bus Connections

Ride any ABQ RIDE, Santa Fe Trails or Rio Metro bus for FREE when you show the driver your valid Rail Runner Express printed or mobile ticket!

ABQ RIDE Route 250 - Airport Express - Weekdays Only
Use this route to access the Albuquerque International Sunport. Stops are timed to meet the train.

pdfRoute 250 Schedule
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Rio Metro Route 208 - Weekdays Only
This route provides three northbound and three southbound trips morning/midday between Valencia County, the Pueblo of Isleta, and Downtown Albuquerque when the Rail Runner does not operate. Riders are encouraged to use Route 208 in combination with the Rail Runner, for example, by taking the bus to Downtown Albuquerque midday and returning by train in the evening.

pdfRoute 208 Schedule

Rio Metro Route 505 - Weekdays Only
Weekday express service from the Sandoval County/US 550 Station to Downtown ABQ before the first southbound train of the morning.

pdfRoute 505 Schedule

ABQ RIDE Route 766 - Rapid Ride Red Line
Use this express bus route located in the front of the building to access Old Town, the ABQ BioPark, UNM, Nob Hill and Uptown.

pdfRoute 766 Weekday Schedule
pdfRoute 766 Saturday Schedule
pdfRoute 766 Sunday Schedule

ABQ RIDE Route 777- Rapid Ride Green Line
Use this express route located in the front of the building to access UNM, Nob Hill, and the Foothills near Tramway.

ABQ RIDE Route 66 - Central Avenue

Use this route to access locations along Central Ave. including the Central & Unser Park and Ride, Downtown City and County Buildings, UNM, NM State Fairgrounds and the Wenonah & Tramway Park and Ride.


ABQ RIDE Route 53 - Isleta Blvd. - Monday-Satruday
Use this route to access the Albuquerque Zoo.

pdfRoute 53 Schedule

ABQ RIDE Route 217 - Kirtland Air Force Base - Weekdays Only
Use this route to access Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) and Kirtland Air Force Base.

pdfRoute 217 Schedule

Other ABQ RIDE Routes
There are nearly 40 other ABQ RIDE bus routes that get you just about anywhere in the city!
NM Park & Ride Purple Route - Weekdays Only
Use this route for a direct connection between the Rail Runner and Los Alamos.

NM Park & Ride Turquoise Route - Weekdays Only
Take this route to connect from the East Mountains to the Downtown Albuquerque Rail Runner Station. 

pdfTurquoise Route Schedule

UNM Campus Shuttle - Weekdays Only
Free shuttle to UNM Main Campus at Las Lomas & Yale.

UNM Campus Shuttle Schedule

UNM Hospital Shuttle - Weekdays Only
Free shuttle to the UNM Hospital Canopy.

UNM Hospital Shuttle Schedule

Amtrak - Runs Daily
amtrak logoUse the Southwest Chief connection to get from Los Angeles to Chicago and points in between. The station building features a cafe, waiting room, restrooms, ATM and other amenities.

Amtrak Website

Greyhound - Runs Daily
Ugreyhound-logose this connection to get to many destinations across the U.S. Seating is by reservation and comes with free Wi-Fi.

Greyhound Website


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