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

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  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to Belen New Mexico Rail Runner
  2. Take the bus from Belen to Socorro - Sedillo Park Tennis Court Socorro to Belen SB

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from A.T.C. to Belen 505B
  2. Take the bus from Belen to Socorro Transportation Office Sunday Belen to Socorro

$3 - $5

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Socorro 76.9 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Albuquerque, NM, USA and Socorro, NM, USA?

You can take a bus from Albuquerque to Socorro via Belen in around 2 h 47 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 Belen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
riometro.org
Bus operators
Socorro Transit
Website
socorronm.gov
Bus from Belen to Socorro - Sedillo Park Tennis Court
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
socorronm.gov
Bus from Belen to Socorro Transportation Office
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
socorronm.gov
bus
Bus from Belen to Transportation Office
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3
Bus from Belen to Transportation Office
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3
Rio Metro Regional Transit District
Phone
1-866-795-7245
Email
riometro@mrcog-nm.gov
Website
riometro.org
Bus from A.T.C. to Belen
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
nmrailrunner.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Albuquerque to Socorro?

The distance between Albuquerque and Socorro is 116 km. The road distance is 123 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Socorro?

The cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Socorro is to bus which costs $3 - $5 and takes 2 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Albuquerque to Socorro?

The quickest way to get from Albuquerque to Socorro is to drive which takes 1 h 17 min and costs $7 - $11.

Is there a direct bus between Albuquerque and Socorro?

No, there is no direct bus from Albuquerque to Socorro. However, there are services departing from A.T.C. and arriving at Socorro Transportation Office via Belen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Albuquerque to Socorro?

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Albuquerque to Socorro, including transfers.