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Posted on: March 27, 2023

Rail Runner Fare Update

Picture of Rail Runner train

As of April 3, 2023, train passes resumed to full fare rates. The exception is the Monthly Pass, which is discounted at 50% off through December 31, 2023. Fare chart below reflects cost after discount.


Click here to view a list of frequently asked questions.

Calculating Your Fare

The New Mexico Rail Runner Express operates on a zone-based fare structure. The amount passengers pay for a ticket is determined by the distance traveled. There are six zones along the 100-mile corridor between Santa Fe and the City of Belen. See the chart below for details.

Rail Runner Full Fare Chart with Monthly Pass Discount

Rail Runner Reduced Fare Chart with Monthly Pass Discount

Click here for information on eligibility for reduced fares. 

Purchase Your Ticket

Tickets can be purchased on our app, online or onboard the train. If using a credit card for payment, passengers must show a valid photo I.D. Cash, debit cards, and all major credit cards (except American Express) are accepted. 

Ways to Save

Save $1 off of a Day Pass and $10 off of a Monthly or Annual Pass when you purchase your tickets online or on our app. Buy tickets now!

View the Schedule

Click here to view the Rail Runner schedule.


Contact Customer Service at 866-795-7245 or 505-245-7245.

  • Monday-Friday, 5 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

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