There are 3 ways to get from Albuquerque to Los Alamos by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, NM to Santa Fe El Paso
  2. Take the bus from South Capitol Station to Mesa Public Library Blue

$39 - $49

Cheapest 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

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

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

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The distance between Albuquerque and Los Alamos is 59 miles. The road distance is 96 miles.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to Los Alamos without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 1 min and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Albuquerque to Los Alamos, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albuquerque to Los Alamos is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Albuquerque to Los Alamos.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Los Alamos. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Albuquerque to Los Alamos.
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  • Distance: 58.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Albuquerque to Los Alamos via Santa Fe and South Capitol Station in around 3 h 1 min.

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
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Albuquerque, NM to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
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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