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New Mexico Rail Runner

Albuquerque, NM 87102
+1 866-795-7245
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Inexpensive way to get to Santa Fe from Albuquerque

Rather than rent a car, we decided to travel from Albuquerque on the RailRunner, and enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
995varinaw
Convenient and awesome price!

My wife and I were staying a few days in Albuquerque on our way to LA via plane. I mentioned to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bruce B
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“santa fe” (429 reviews)
“free shuttle” (24 reviews)
“commuter train” (15 reviews)
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Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rather than rent a car, we decided to travel from Albuquerque on the RailRunner, and enjoyed the experience. You have the leisure to look at the scenery and the towns along the way, the seats are comfortable enough, and the fare is cheap. There are...More

1  Thank 995varinaw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were staying a few days in Albuquerque on our way to LA via plane. I mentioned to our hotel desk clerk that Santa Fe would be nice to visit but we didn’t want the expense of a rental car. It’s about...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the Rail Runner from Albuquerque to Santa Fe and then from Santa Fe to Belen and then Back to Albuquerque It was a Fun Trip the Rail Runner is a good way to travel and you can sit back and enjoy the sights....More

Thank 777h2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I support public transportation, especially in Santa Fe [our destination] as parking is limited and at a premium. It's relatively the same travel time to drive as to take the Rail Runner, and for 2 the fuel is about the same as my Lexus. What's...More

Thank travelcatz1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoy riding the arail Runner to Santa Fe! It travels through areas you never see from your car, is comfortable and relaxing!

Thank JulieDelMar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rode the Rail Runner from Downtown ABQ to Santa Fe. Spent the day in Santa Fe and hopped back on the train for return ride. Really easy, no need to get tickets in advance, can buy them on the train. It is about 1-1/2...More

1  Thank Katie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the Rail Runner from Albuquerque to Santa Fe, round trip. We were able to get picked up at station closest to our motel and pay for the round trip ticket on the train. Lovely, smooth 1 hour ride to Santa Fe. Very economical.

Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a train to Santa Fe on the Rail Runner. It was fun. We were able to sit with family and play cards, talk with beautiful views of New Mexico. On a Saturday it got pretty crowded so go early and return early, because...More

Thank C8808UJtonym
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We took the Rail Runner from Sandia Pueblo to Santa Fe for a day trip. We had a car but heard that it was a good way to see the countryside. It was only $10 per person round trip. It was very clean and bathrooms...More

Thank MBWarEagle
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

One of the best things about our trip to New Mexico was seeing the countryside as we rode the Rail Runner Express from Santa Fe to Albuquerque. We got on early at the historic Santa Fe Railyard as I'm a seize the day kund if...More

Thank KJJ B
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Jnett M
8 February 2017|
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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
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Gerlieve T
28 September 2016|
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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
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Ron K
22 November 2015|
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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
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