Connect to a Bus

Convenient & Seamless Transportation Connections

The New Mexico Rail Runner Express is the spine of the transit system in central and northern New Mexico. There are more than 60 bus connections from our stations, allowing you to travel as far north as Taos or as far south as Socorro using public transportation.

Rio Metro has partnerships with several local transit agencies so you don't have to pay an additional fare when boarding the buses. Additional bus connections are available for a nominal fee.

Free Transit Connections

Ride the following buses free when showing your valid printed or mobile Rail Runner pass or federally issued veteran or military photo ID to the driver:

The ABQ Ride Bus Parked at a Transit Connection Site

Please note: All Rail Runner tickets must contain today's date to be valid for boarding connecting transit (monthly passes must be for the current month / year). 

Additional Transit Connections

Connect to the following buses from the Rail Runner for a nominal fee: