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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Passenger Service Returns to Full Schedule

Rail Runner Resumes Full Service

The New Mexico Rail Runner Express will resume its full pre-COVID schedule beginning Monday, May 24th. The Rail Runner reopened for limited passenger service just two months ago after nearly a year-long suspension due to the pandemic. The full schedule wi...

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Metro Spotlight
Posted on: May 18, 2021

No Service on Memorial Day

Rio Metro Memorial Day Schedule

In observance of the Memorial Day Holiday, there will be no New Mexico Rail Runner Express or Rio Metro Bus Service on Monday, May 31, 2021.

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Rio Metro Bus Service Updates

Rio Metro Bus Updates

Rio Metro bus service in Sandoval and Valencia Counties has taken measures to ensure that those who need public transit most, will continue to be able to access it. 

In an effort to ensure the safety of employees, contractors and riders of Rio Met...

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Metro Spotlight
Posted on: April 5, 2021

New Program Offers Free Transit Options

Access Spotlight

The Rio Metro Regional Transit District has launched a new program called Rio Metro ACCESS, which provides free transportation options for New Mexico residents who are receiving employment, housing, personal stability assistance, and other activities to i...

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Metro Spotlight
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Rio Metro Temporarily Eliminates Bus Fares

Bus Fares temporarily eliminated

Effective Tuesday, March 17, Rio Metro Regional Transit District buses and Dial-a-Ride services in Valencia and Sandoval Counties will be fare-free until further notice. 

In response to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this will reduce ca...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Safe and Healthy Travel

Safe and Healthy Travels Rio Metro Transit

New Mexico Rail Runner Express

New Mexico Rail Runner Express returns to its full Pre-COVID schedule to include weekend service on May 24, 2021.  Learn More

Train Capacity: Trains will be operating at a 25% capacity (160 seats per train). ...

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