Albuquerque Transportation

Getting around Albuquerque is quite easy, with the several transportation options available:

By bus: The ABQ RIDE system provides bus transportation in the city, on several routes. It also provides a para transit service called the Mini Ride. The regular adult fare is $1. Discounts and passes are available.

By trolley: A trolley is available in the city of Albuquerque. The trolley runs from 10:30 AM till 6:00 PM and the fare is $0.75 per ride.

By taxi: Some of the most convenient cab companies include: Albuquerque Cab Company (505-883-4888) and Yellow Cab Company (505-247-8888) are the main cab companies in Albuquerque. Limousines are also available from American Limousine (505-877-3845), Star Limo (505-848-9999), Carey Southwest Limousine (505-766-5466) and On Demand Sedan, Inc. (505-890-6620).

Some of the major car hire companies are also present in town: Advantage Rent A Car (505-247-1066), Alamo Rent A Car (1-800-462-5266), Avis (Auto Rental) (800-331-1212), Budget Rent A Car of NM, Inc. (800-527-0700), Dollar Rent A Car (800-800-4000), Enterprise Rent A Car (800-736-8222), Hertz Corporation (800-654-3131), National Rent A Car (1-800-227-7368)), Thrifty Car Rental (800-847-4389).

Starting recently, a commuter rail line serves the region, with a stop in downtown Albuquerque.

Amtrak's Southwest Chief, which travels between Chicago and Los Angeles, also serves the Albuquerque area.