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There are 5 ways to get from Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps by train, bus, taxi, car or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus, taxi  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot
  2. Take the bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM
  3. Take a taxi from Taos, NM to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

$158 - $201

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, Nm to Trinidad, Co 9276 / ...
  2. Drive from Trinidad, Co to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

$35 - $79

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to Raton Amtrak Station Southwest Chief
  2. Take a taxi from Raton Amtrak Station to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

$176 - $274

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps 220.7 miles

$21 - $35

Shuttle, drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque, NM - Sunport to Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico Albuquerque Sunport-Taos Ski Valley
  2. Drive from Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

$93 - $98

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The cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Albuquerque and Philmont Scout Ranch camps is 135 miles. The road distance is 220.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 5 h 56 min and costs $150 - $210.

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is 221 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to drive from Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps.

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  • Distance: 134.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

What companies run services between Albuquerque, NM, USA and Philmont Scout Ranch camps, NM, USA?

There is no direct connection from Albuquerque to Philmont Scout Ranch camps. However, you can take the train to Santa Fe Depot, take the walk to Santa Fe, take the bus to Taos, NM, then take the taxi to Philmont Scout Ranch camps. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Trinidad, Co then take the drive to Philmont Scout Ranch camps.

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 Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
riometro.org
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to Raton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Taos Express
Website
taosexpress.com
Bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
ncrtd.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albuquerque, Nm to Trinidad, Co
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Taos Ski Shuttle
Website
skitaos.org
Shuttle from Albuquerque, NM - Sunport to Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85
Schedules at
skitaos.com
Other operators
Taxi from Taos, NM to Philmont Scout Ranch camps
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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