How to get from Albuquerque to Los Alamos

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to South Capitol New Mexico Rail Runner
  2. Take the bus from South Capitol Station to Mesa Public Library Blue

$11 - $13

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Los Alamos 96 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Albuquerque, NM, USA and Los Alamos, NM, USA?

There is no direct connection from Albuquerque to Los Alamos. However, you can take the train to South Capitol, take the walk to South Capitol Station, then take the bus to Mesa Public Library. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Los Alamos.

Train operators
Rio Metro Regional Transit District
Phone
1-866-795-7245
Email
riometro@mrcog-nm.gov
Website
riometro.org
Train from Downtown Albuquerque to South Capitol
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
riometro.org
Bus operators
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.state.nm.us
Bus from South Capitol Station to Mesa Public Library
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dot.state.nm.us

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Albuquerque and Los Alamos is 94 km. The road distance is 154 km.

The cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Los Alamos is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Albuquerque to Los Alamos is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $9 - $14.

It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Albuquerque to Los Alamos, including transfers.