ABQ RIDE

ABQ RIDE Each day ABQ RIDE serves over 40,000 passengers - and each year we provide over 10 million rides

ABQ RIDE is Albuquerque, NM's citywide mass transit provider. With 41 fixed-service routes, a fleet of 160 buses, and 65 paratransit vans running every weekday across the Albuquerque area, ABQ RIDE gets you where you want to go. Want more info? Go to our website! www.myabqride.com Have any questions or concerns? Write on our wall or send us a message.

Routes #16-Broadway/University/Gibson, #97-Zuni, #217-Downtown/KAFB Limited, and #250-Free Downtown/Sunport Nonstop Expr...
05/14/2019

Routes #16-Broadway/University/Gibson, #97-Zuni, #217-Downtown/KAFB Limited, and #250-Free Downtown/Sunport Nonstop Express detouring inbound from Monday, May 13 through Wednesday, July 15, 2019 due to construction at Lead and Broadway. You can find detour details at:
www.cabq.gov/transit/route-detours

The Central and Unser Transit Center was officially reopened today in a ceremony. Mayor Tim Keller, City Councilors Ken ...
05/07/2019

The Central and Unser Transit Center was officially reopened today in a ceremony. Mayor Tim Keller, City Councilors Ken Sanchez and Klarissa Peña and invited guests revealed new features such as accent lighting, landscaping and the new ART/Unser racing-themed sign.

Ribbon Cutting to Reopen Refurbished Central and Unser Transit St
05/07/2019

Ribbon Cutting to Reopen Refurbished Central and Unser Transit St

05/07/2019
Mayor Tim Keller

Watch as Mayor Tim Keller boards and takes the Rapid Ride #766 to the newly renovated Central and Unser Transit Center ribbon-cutting ceremony. #transit

Join us LIVE as we take a bus ride to open ABQRide’s brand new Central and Unser Transit Center on the Westside.

Albuquerque doesn’t end at the river, major pieces of transit infrastructure like this one will DOUBLE transit service to the Westside and help Burquenos move through our city more equitably, more efficiently, and more affordably.

05/07/2019

We’re celebrating the official opening of the newly renovated and upgraded Central and Unser Transit Center / Park & Ride with Mayor Tim Keller along with City officials and ABQRide staff. Albuquerque doesn’t end at the river, major pieces of transit infrastructure like this one will DOUBLE transit service to the Westside and help Burquenos move through our city more equitably, more efficiently, and more affordably.

Routes #251 & #551 are on detour starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019 until further notice. This is due to construction on Sout...
05/03/2019

Routes #251 & #551 are on detour starting Tuesday, May 7, 2019 until further notice. This is due to construction on Southern Blvd. SE in Rio Rancho. Full detour details in the link below:
www.cabq.gov/transit/route-detours

Routes #8-Menaul and #36/37-12th St./Rio Grande are on detour starting Monday, May 6 through Sunday, May 12, 2019. The d...
05/03/2019

Routes #8-Menaul and #36/37-12th St./Rio Grande are on detour starting Monday, May 6 through Sunday, May 12, 2019. The detour is inbound to the Alvarado Transportation Center, due to construction at 6th St. and Central. Get full detour details at the link below:
www.cabq.gov/transit/route-detours

APS graduations from Monday, May 13 through Saturday, May 18, 2019 are expected to impact routes #11-Lomas, #157-Montañ...
05/02/2019

APS graduations from Monday, May 13 through Saturday, May 18, 2019 are expected to impact routes #11-Lomas, #157-Montaño/Uptown/Kirtland and #766-Rapid Ride/Red Line due to lane closures on Lomas & Louisiana. At times, the left lane on eastbound Lomas and southbound Louisiana will be closed at the intersection of Lomas and Louisiana. Service could run slower during these times. Also during this time, the two bus stops on the southwest corner of this intersection will be closed.

Route #790-Rapid Ride/Blue Line is detouring until further notice, effective Monday, April 29, 2019. It's a daily detour...
05/01/2019

Route #790-Rapid Ride/Blue Line is detouring until further notice, effective Monday, April 29, 2019. It's a daily detour from 8 p.m. through 3 p.m., westbound only due to construction on Rio Grande Blvd at the I-40 on ramp.
***NOTE: the ramp will be open from 3 p.m. through 8 p.m. for rush hour. You can get the detour details by going to www.cabq.gov/transit/route-detours.

Route #251-2 is on detour until further notice in Rio Rancho, due to the closure of and construction on Pinetree Rd. NE....
04/30/2019

Route #251-2 is on detour until further notice in Rio Rancho, due to the closure of and construction on Pinetree Rd. NE. This also replaces two other #251-2 detours. Get details by clicking on the link below:
www.cabq.gov/transit/route-detours

ABQ RIDE's cover photo
04/25/2019

ABQ RIDE's cover photo

We want to hear from you! Click or tap the link to fill out our survey so we can learn more about you, our riders. Thank...
04/25/2019

We want to hear from you! Click or tap the link to fill out our survey so we can learn more about you, our riders. Thanks for riding!

SURVEY LINK>> https://forms.gle/AZtLiaFzYcs2QPEY7

Leonard got this free Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day t-shirt by doing his regular ride on ABQ RIDE today, which is fr...
04/22/2019

Leonard got this free Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day t-shirt by doing his regular ride on ABQ RIDE today, which is free only for today. Leonard usually rides the #766 and #790. You can still jump on the bus for free and help lessen our carbon footprint. #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

We found Michelle riding for free on the #766 today. She takes it daily to work and to shop. You can take any route for ...
04/22/2019

We found Michelle riding for free on the #766 today. She takes it daily to work and to shop. You can take any route for free today on this Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day today. And just like Michelle, you can get a terrific t-shirt, just by filling out a short survey. See you on the bus!

Pam rides the #766 daily to work and school. Today, she's riding for free and she received a cool t-shirt. You can ride ...
04/22/2019

Pam rides the #766 daily to work and school. Today, she's riding for free and she received a cool t-shirt. You can ride free today to celebrate Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board today. Maybe there's a t-shirt in your future, too! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

We found James riding the #766 on this free fare day today. He rides it daily to work and school. He also got this free ...
04/22/2019

We found James riding the #766 on this free fare day today. He rides it daily to work and school. He also got this free t-shirt, just by filling out a short survey. Join us on the bus today for this Earth Day/Nat'l Get On Board Day and you might get a t-shirt! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Daily rider Cynthia on the #766 scored herself a cool t-shirt on this free fare day. All she did was take a short survey...
04/22/2019

Daily rider Cynthia on the #766 scored herself a cool t-shirt on this free fare day. All she did was take a short survey. We're out on the routes this Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day to show you the convenience of public transportation. We're also giving away t-shirts! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Robert took a free ride on the #766 today. He also got this free t-shirt, just by answering a quick survey. You can take...
04/22/2019

Robert took a free ride on the #766 today. He also got this free t-shirt, just by answering a quick survey. You can take a free ride on this Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day. Perhaps, you'll get a free t-shirt, too! See you on board! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Here's Unique and Isiah with the Earth Day t-shirts they got for riding the #766 on free fare day. All they did was answ...
04/22/2019

Here's Unique and Isiah with the Earth Day t-shirts they got for riding the #766 on free fare day. All they did was answer a survey. You can ride for free on this Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day by answering a survey. But you have to hop on board for free first! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Rosemary was headed home from work on the #766 when she scored this cool Earth Day t-shirt. She got it for free, on her ...
04/22/2019

Rosemary was headed home from work on the #766 when she scored this cool Earth Day t-shirt. She got it for free, on her free ride today in honor of Earth Day/Nat'l Get On Board Day. You too can be a winner by getting on public transit today and every day. And maybe you'll win a t-shirt today! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Meet Alonzo, riding the #766 for free today. He won this cool t-shirt for taking our on-the-bus survey. You can still ri...
04/22/2019

Meet Alonzo, riding the #766 for free today. He won this cool t-shirt for taking our on-the-bus survey. You can still ride for free on this Earth Day/Nat'l Get On Board and perhaps, you'll win a t-shirt, too! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Kimberly, a daily rider on Route #766 got a free T-shirt while on her free ride on ABQ RIDE today. All she did was answe...
04/22/2019

Kimberly, a daily rider on Route #766 got a free T-shirt while on her free ride on ABQ RIDE today. All she did was answer a survey. Take your free ride on this Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day and you too can be a winner! #EarthDay2019 #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

We found Myra riding the #766-Rapid Ride/Red Line early this afternoon for free. She also got this nifty t-shirt for fil...
04/22/2019

We found Myra riding the #766-Rapid Ride/Red Line early this afternoon for free. She also got this nifty t-shirt for filling out a survey. You can win a t-shirt just by riding for free on Earth Day/Get on Board Day. Help us reduce our carbon footprint today and maybe in the future! #EarthDay2019 #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Roberta and her little pal on the #8-Menaul route, getting a free t-shirt while taking a free ride on ABQ RIDE today. Yo...
04/22/2019

Roberta and her little pal on the #8-Menaul route, getting a free t-shirt while taking a free ride on ABQ RIDE today. You, too can get your free ride on this Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day. Just get on board and save money...and lessen your carbon footprint. #EarthDay2019 #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Riding the #8-Menaul route for free today, Nick got a free t-shirt as well. Part of the Free Fare Day for Earth Day/Get ...
04/22/2019

Riding the #8-Menaul route for free today, Nick got a free t-shirt as well. Part of the Free Fare Day for Earth Day/Get On Board Day in Albuquerque. You, too can still ride the bus for free today. Just hop on board! #EarthDay2019 #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Free rides & free shirts, all day long! Congrats to Julia, another winnerYou could win too! Get on board for FREE today ...
04/22/2019

Free rides & free shirts, all day long! Congrats to Julia, another winner

You could win too! Get on board for FREE today for your chance to get a limited edition #EarthDay tee

#earthday2019 #getonboard #abqride #abq #earthdayabq

Joseph was sitting at the Uptown Transit Center, waiting for his bus when he took our Earth Day/Get on Board Day survey....
04/22/2019

Joseph was sitting at the Uptown Transit Center, waiting for his bus when he took our Earth Day/Get on Board Day survey. His reward? This nifty t-shirt, which you too can own. Just answer our survey while you ride free on ABQ RIDE! #EarthDay2019 #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQ RIDE

Thanks for riding Ismael; enjoy your free shirt! A The University of New Mexico - UNM student, he rides to school on the...
04/22/2019

Thanks for riding Ismael; enjoy your free shirt! A The University of New Mexico - UNM student, he rides to school on the 790 Blue Line from the Westside. You could get a shirt too! Get on board for FREE today for your chance.

#earthday2019 #getonboard #abqride #abq #earthdayabq

Another winner! Thanks for riding with us Maurice! You can win too- today only, while supplies last. Just hop on board a...
04/22/2019

Another winner! Thanks for riding with us Maurice! You can win too- today only, while supplies last. Just hop on board any ABQ RIDE bus today for FREE for a chance to win a limited edition #EarthDay tee!

#earthday2019 #getonboard #abqride #abq #earthdayabq

Angel took advantage of the free fare day on ABQ RIDE and he ended up with a free t-shirt! All he did was answer a surve...
04/22/2019

Angel took advantage of the free fare day on ABQ RIDE and he ended up with a free t-shirt! All he did was answer a survey. You can be a winner by just getting on the bus for free today. #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

ABQ RIDE's cover photo
04/22/2019

ABQ RIDE's cover photo

Ken is a 15 year veteran of ABQ RIDE, who also carries his bike on the bus to get around. Today, he's a free t-shirt win...
04/22/2019

Ken is a 15 year veteran of ABQ RIDE, who also carries his bike on the bus to get around. Today, he's a free t-shirt winner, all because he answered a survey while taking his free ride on the bus this Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day. You can be a winner, too! Simply get on ABQ RIDE and use public transportation. It's free today! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

On Route #790, UNM student Brad is a winner! He scored a free t-shirt, just for filling out a survey for ABQ RIDE, while...
04/22/2019

On Route #790, UNM student Brad is a winner! He scored a free t-shirt, just for filling out a survey for ABQ RIDE, while riding for free on this Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day. You can, too! Just hop on board today, for free! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Priscilla is a UNM student riding ABQ RIDE for four years. Today, she's riding for free on Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board...
04/22/2019

Priscilla is a UNM student riding ABQ RIDE for four years. Today, she's riding for free on Earth Day/Nat'l. Get On Board Day and the winner of a free t-shirt. You can be a winner when you get on ABQ RIDE and answer a survey. #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Andres and Joshua sporting their Earth Day t-shirts. They got them free for filling out a survey while riding free for t...
04/22/2019

Andres and Joshua sporting their Earth Day t-shirts. They got them free for filling out a survey while riding free for the day on ABQ RIDE. You can, too! Just jump on the bus today and ride free! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Masen is just the latest free rider on ABQ RIDE to score a free Earth Day t-shirt. All you have to do is fill out a surv...
04/22/2019

Masen is just the latest free rider on ABQ RIDE to score a free Earth Day t-shirt. All you have to do is fill out a survey. See you on board! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Congratulations, Jewel and Tristan, one of the many riders getting free t-shirts for answering a survey, on this free ri...
04/22/2019

Congratulations, Jewel and Tristan, one of the many riders getting free t-shirts for answering a survey, on this free ride day for Earth Day and National Get on Board Day. Be one of the next winners on the bus! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #oneabq #ABQRIDE

Riders Robin, Elizabeth and Abundi displaying their free Earth Day t-shirts, just for taking a survey. Congratulations a...
04/22/2019

Riders Robin, Elizabeth and Abundi displaying their free Earth Day t-shirts, just for taking a survey. Congratulations and thanks for riding ABQ RIDE! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #ABQRIDE #oneabq

Lori and Nikolas get their Earth Day t-shirts. Congratulations and thanks for riding ABQ RIDE! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #AB...
04/22/2019

Lori and Nikolas get their Earth Day t-shirts. Congratulations and thanks for riding ABQ RIDE! #EarthDay #GetOnBoard #ABQRIDE #oneabq

Congratulations, Becky! Our first survey & Earth Day T-shirt recipient @ Unser Transit Center Happy #EarthDay #oneabq #g...
04/22/2019

Congratulations, Becky! Our first survey & Earth Day T-shirt recipient @ Unser Transit Center Happy #EarthDay #oneabq #getonboard #transit

Route #54-Bridge/Westgate detouring in both directions from Monday, April 22 through Saturday, April 27, 2019. This is d...
04/19/2019

Route #54-Bridge/Westgate detouring in both directions from Monday, April 22 through Saturday, April 27, 2019. This is due to construction on 4th St. For detour details, click on the link below:
www.cabq.gov/transit/route-detours

Be on the lookout for ABQ Ride staff during your Monday commute, answer a short survey and take home a commemorative Ear...
04/19/2019

Be on the lookout for ABQ Ride staff during your Monday commute, answer a short survey and take home a commemorative Earth Day T-shirt! #earthday #transit #getonboard #oneabq #abq

Be on the lookout for ABQ Ride staff during your Monday commute, answer a short survey and take home a commemorative Ear...
04/19/2019

Be on the lookout for ABQ Ride staff during your Monday commute, answer a short survey and take home a commemorative Earth Day T-shirt! #earthday #transit #getonboard #oneabq #abq

Proterra demonstrated its 40 ft. electric bus on Thursday, April 18 in front of Mayor Tim Keller, city officials and new...
04/18/2019

Proterra demonstrated its 40 ft. electric bus on Thursday, April 18 in front of Mayor Tim Keller, city officials and news media at the Yale Transit Facility. It's one of several companies that will be showing their electric buses to the city this year. Although there isn't a timeline to buy such buses, ABQ RIDE is looking at having electric buses on some routes in the future.

Address

Alvarado Transportation Center, 100 1st St SW
Albuquerque, NM
87102

We welcome you and your comments to ABQ RIDE's page. The purpose of this site is to present matters of public interest in The City of Albuquerque Transit Department/ABQ RIDE including detours, schedule changes, services promotion and many other happenings. We encourage you to submit your questions, comments, and concerns, but please note this is a moderated online discussion site and not a public forum. The City of Albuquerque Transit Department/ABQ RIDE social media sites are subject to the State of New Mexico's public records laws. This means that any content maintained in a social media format that is related to City business, including a list of subscribers and posted communication, is a public record. Users and visitors to social media sites shall be notified that the intended purpose of the site is to serve as a mechanism for communication between City departments and members of the public. City of Albuquerque Transit Department social media site articles and comments containing any of the following forms of content shall not be allowed: a. Comments not topically related to the particular social medium article being commented upon; b. Comments in support of or opposition to political campaigns or ballot measures; c. Profane language or content; d. Content that promotes, fosters, or perpetuates discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, national origin, physical or mental disability or sexual orientation; e. Sexual content or links to sexual content; f. Solicitations of commerce not directly related to City business; g. Conduct or encouragement of illegal activity; h. Information that may tend to compromise the safety or security of the public or public systems; or i. Content that violates a legal ownership interest of any other party. Please note that the comments expressed on this site do not reflect the opinions and position of the City of Albuquerque government or Transit Department employees. The City of Albuquerque Transit Department/ABQ RIDE reserves the right to restrict or remove any content that is deemed in violation of this social media policy or any applicable law. While the Transit Department shall endeavor to monitor content and enforce the policy described above, the City of Albuquerque and the Transit Department shall not be liable for any undetected violation of this policy If you have any questions concerning the operation of this online-moderated discussion site, please contact ABQ RIDE at 724-3100.

General information

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Opening Hours

Monday 06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday 06:00 - 22:00
Thursday 06:00 - 22:00
Friday 06:00 - 22:00
Saturday 06:00 - 22:00
Sunday 06:00 - 18:00

Telephone

(505) 724-3100

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