To and From the Airport

Albuquerque Intl Sunport (ABQ):

Location: 8 km/5 Miles SE of the city.
By Taxi: To the city centre ~$20. Albuquerque Cab Company Tel (505) 883 4888, Yellow Cab Company Tel (505) 247 8888. Carey Southwest Limousine Tel (505) 766 5466.


By Bus:
General: Sun Tran Bus operates several buses to and from the airport. Bus Schedules. Contact: Tel (505) 843-9200.
Bus 350 Airport Express to downtown Albuquerque: Is a free Downtown - Airport Nonstop Express, but runs very infrequently. Bus Stop Locations: At the Airport the #350 Bus stop is on the lower level at the west end of the shuttle island, look for the Bus Stop Signs. At the ATC the #350 bus stop is at bus bay J. Route: Airport - ATC (Alvarado Transportation Center), this is close to the train station, Greyhound depot and Convention Center. Timings: Buses leave the airport Mon-Fri only at 0550, 0701, 1010, 1548, 1657 & 1808. Buses leave the ATC Mon-Fri only at 0633, 0739, 0853, 1305, 1741, 1848 & 2004. Travel Times: To the ATC 15 mins. Cost: Free.
Notes from a Traveller December 2009: YES, the ABQ RIDE Bus from KABQ (the airport) to the downtown Rail Runner station **IS** free..... however, it only offers 6x per day service so not the most convenient!
Bus 50 to downtown Albuquerque: Bus Stop Locations: At the Airport the #50 Bus stop is on the lower level at the west end of the shuttle island, look for the Bus Stop Signs. Route: Airport - Yale - Yale/Gibson - Yale/Cesar Chavez - Central - Redondo - University - Dr M L King Jr Blvd - ATC (Alvarado Transportation Center), this is close to the train station, Greyhound depot and Convention Center. Timings: Buses leave the airport Mon-Fri every 30 mins 0700-2000. The 1800 and all later buses terminate at Yale/Central. Saturdays every 70 mins 0945-1905. Buses leave the ATC Mon-Fri every 30 mins 0706-1806. Saturdays every 70 mins 0919-1839. Travel Times: To the ATC 25 mins.
Bus 222 to Rio Bravo & Kirtland: Bus Stop Locations: At the Airport the #222 Bus stop is on the lower level at the west end of the shuttle island, look for the Bus Stop Signs. Route: Coors/Rio Bravo - Rio Bravo/Del Rio - Rio Bravo/Isleta - Rail Runner Station and Park & Ride - University - Randolph - Airport - Girard - Gibson - Pennsylvania - Dept of Energy - G Ave - Wyoming - Hardin - N Ave - 14th Ave - Kirtland Air Force Base, Area 4 (KAFB). Note: Between the Airport & Kirtland not all buses stop at all stops. Check schedules first. Timings: Buses leave the airport heading for Kirtland Mon-Fri only at 0727, 0844, 1330, 1451, 1633, 1743 & 1909. Buses leave the Airport heading for Rio Bravo Mon-Fri only at 0539 (terminates at Rail Runner), 0655, 0802, 1248, 1409, 1612, 1724 & 1831. Travel Times: To Rio Bravo 35 mins. To Kirtland 25 mins.



By Shuttle Van:
Sunport Shuttle: Drops in the Albuquerque area. Contact: Tel (505) 883 4888.
Sandia Shuttle Express: Runs to Santa Fe. Contact: Tel (505) 243 3244 or (505) 982 4311.
Shuttlejack: Run several shuttles per day to Santa Fe for ~$20. Contact: Tel (505) 243 3244.

Rental Cars:
On-Airport Rental Car Providers: AVIS, ADVANTAGE (505) 247 1066, ALAMO, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, HERTZ, National & Thrifty. Car rental customer service counters and ready/return lots are now at the Sunport Car Rental Center, at 3400 University SE. Free Car Rental Shuttles run between the terminal and the Car Rental Center. Shuttles run every 5 mins from the commercial lane outside the 1st level of the terminal. They are handicap-accessible.

Car Parking:
General: A 4-level parking garage is next to the terminal with covered access. There are 500 spaces available in the Long Term Surface Lot. The parking information hotline is at (505) 842-7030. The parking administration office is at (505) 244-7884. The garage is open 24 hrs a day. Cash, Master Card, VISA, American Express & Discover are accepted for payment on exit. Disabled spaces are on all 4 levels of the garage, near the elevators.
Short Stay: 30 mins $1, 45 mins $2, 1 hour $3, 3 hrs $4, 6 hrs $5, 24 hrs $7, each extra day $10.
Long Stay: 30 mins $1, 24 hrs $6, each extra day $8.
Handicapped Parking: First 24 hrs free, days 2-4 $6 per day, each extra day $8.

Airport Website: www.cabq.gov/airport
Airport Tel No: +1 (505) 244 7700.
Updated Dec09 D Gradwohl


Farmington - Four Corners Regional (FMN):

Location: 3 km/2 Miles NW of town.
Airport Tel No: (505) 599 1394.
Updated Jun05 www.


Hobbs - Lea County Regional (HOB):

Location: 8 km/5 Miles WSW of the city.
Rental Cars: Enterprise (505) 397 4334 & Lea County Car Rental 397 3894.
Airport Website: www.leacounty.net
Updated Jan10 ADV


Roswell Industrial (ROW):

Location: 9 km/6 Miles S of the City.
By Taxi: T-N-T Taxi (505) 627 4777.
By Bus: Pecos Trails Transit buses call at the airport. Tel (505) 624 6766 for details.
Updated Jan06 ADV


Santa Fe (SAF):

Location: 16 km/10 Miles SW of the City.
By Taxi: To the city centre $20/15 mins. Capital City Cab 438 0000.
Rental Cars: AVIS (505) 662-5046.
Airport Tel No: +1 (505) 955-2908.
Updated Jan06 ADV.


Taos Regional (TSM):

Location: 11 km/7 Miles NW of town.
Rental Cars: Enterprise (505) 737 0514.
Airport Tel No: +1 (505) 758 4995.
Updated Oct03 www




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