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New Mexico Rail Runner

Albuquerque, NM 87102
+1 866-795-7245
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1st Time Riding a Train like this

My husband and I had never been on a train like this. Decided to take it up to Santa Fe to spend... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bonnie C
First Rail Runner trip

We tried it for a day trip to Santa Fe. We will use it again as it is less expensive than paying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Albuquerque, NM 87102
+1 866-795-7245
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I had never been on a train like this. Decided to take it up to Santa Fe to spend the day. They have a quiet car if you prefer to have less noise. We found that we could see a lot more...More

Thank Bonnie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried it for a day trip to Santa Fe. We will use it again as it is less expensive than paying for parking in Santa Fe and fun traveling through areas we have not seen west of I-25.

Thank gabrielemW9880GH
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Railrunner is a great bargain and an enjoyable way to travel to Sante Fe. I recommend the top floor for wonderful views. On the East side you'll see the mountains, on the West side of the train you'll get some views of the Pueblos....More

Thank 1,940,924
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I took the train from Albuquerque to Santa Fe for the day. It stops in about 6-7 smaller towns before reaching Sta Fe, which is the last stop. It costs some $8, per person round trip. Students and kids pay less. This...More

1  Thank FranCarrollton
Reviewed 1 week ago

I bought a 1-day Pass online for just $9 that included unlimited rides of Rail Runner trains between Albuquerque Downtown and Santa Fe Depot and all the routes of ABQ RIDE buses, for a day trip from ABQ to Santa Fe. It was a right...More

Thank jollybegood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was good to take Rail Runner and cover distance till Santa Fe in approx 2 hours. Timely and efficient mode of public transportation

Thank Anurag P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travel with grandchildren was very enjoyable thanks to this great way to go to and from Santa Fe. For $30, 7 of us had day passes. We parked at a mid town station (as a local I cannot recommend parking at the downtown albuquerque station...More

1  Thank Mary W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For my first excursion to central New Mexico, the flight into Santa Fe introduced me to an exploration of art museums and sculpture gardens. After four days in the state capital and planning another few in Albuquerque, someone at the visitor center advised Rail Runner....More

Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the train from Sandoval/550 station and headed north to Santa Fe. The trip is very nice. While the train follows Interstate 25 for parts of the journey, it also detours away from the interstate and travels through several small towns and native pueblos....More

1  Thank Deirdre O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must-see for anyone visiting Albuquerque it's a hour and a half train ride to Santa Fe really inexpensive really really awesome a must must do

Thank hbh1559
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Jnett M
8 February 2017|
Response from Hoben01 | Reviewed this property |
there was a movie theatre right across from the station. since its located in downtown you can walk to bars
Gerlieve T
28 September 2016|
Response from Hoben01 |
It's a commuter rail centered around morning and evening runs. The depot is located in downtown Albuquerque as part of the transit center Tickets are dependent on length of ride for ride to Santa Fe it's $9 one way, suggest... More
Ron K
22 November 2015|
Response from Hoben01 | Reviewed this property |
You buy tickets on the train or you can buy them online and use a smartphone to show the qr code. They accept credit cards no Amex or cash. Trouble is its limited service in early morning and evenng