There are 4 ways to get from Albuquerque to Taos by train, bus, car or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot New Mexico Rail Runner
  2. Take the bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM

$18 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, NM - Sunport to Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico

$51

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Taos 132.9 miles

$13 - $19

Shuttle  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Taos, NM

$91

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The cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Taos is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albuquerque to Taos is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Albuquerque and Taos is 110 miles. The road distance is 132.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Albuquerque to Taos, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albuquerque to Taos. However, there are services departing from Albuquerque, NM - Sunport and arriving at Taos, NM - Kit Carson Park via Taos Ski Valley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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The nearest airport to Taos is Santa Fe (SAF) Airport which is 61.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include Albuquerque (ABQ) (111.3 miles), Durango (DRO) (132 miles), Colorado Springs (COS) (172.9 miles) and Montrose (MTJ) (194.2 miles).

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Albuquerque to Taos bus services, operated by Taos Ski Shuttle, arrive at Taos Ski Valley station.

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Map of how to get from Albuquerque to Taos.
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  • Distance: 110.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

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

Taos Ski Shuttle operates a bus from Albuquerque to Taos once daily. Tickets cost $50 and the journey takes 3 h.

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
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
Taos Ski Shuttle
Website
skitaos.org
Bus from Albuquerque, NM - Sunport to Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
skitaos.com
Mountain View Shuttle
Website
mountainviewshuttle.com
Shuttle from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Taos, NM
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
mountainviewshuttle.com

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