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New Mexico Rail Runner

Albuquerque, NM 87102
+1 866-795-7245
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Good Ride

I and my husband took the Rail Runner from Albuquerque to Santa Fe for a morning/afternoon... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Helen L
Very enjoyable experience!

When I was a kid, travel by train was very popular. To get on the train and ride to Santa Fe is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Doug B
Belen, New Mexico
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  • Average4%
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Albuquerque, NM 87102
+1 866-795-7245
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I and my husband took the Rail Runner from Albuquerque to Santa Fe for a morning/afternoon excursion. We love train travel and the Rail Runner did not disappoint in that regard. On the other hand, the Rail Runner schedule does not accommodate anything outside of...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I was a kid, travel by train was very popular. To get on the train and ride to Santa Fe is a great experience. The cars are clean and the seats are comfortable. The cars gently rock with the sounds of the rails. Ridiculously...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice lunch trip to Tomasatis restaurant in Santa Fe. We decided to catch the 10:20 pickup at Berinallo and have lunch and ride the 1:02 pickup back. What a nice, relaxing trip! I would recommend this rail service.

Thank Larryasmall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The train schedule could be better by running later into the evening, but for a fun change of pace to commute to/from ABQ and Santa Fe, it's a great ride. Forward thinking and never crowded, Railrunner is good value.

Thank catherineh417
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were enthusiastic about the Rail Runner at first and we took it from ABQ to Santa Fe several times. But they kept adding stops and the time to get there got longer and longer, until it was no longer an advantage to take the...More

Thank abqsage
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Full disclosure. I'm a veteran and get to ride free. My wife & I are seniors, so we get a discount and occasional free passage. So, I love the Railrunner. It saves gas and mileage on my car. It saves a tiny bit of wear...More

Thank OldTownDan
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This train offers a relaxing and delightful ride. The seats are comfortable and clean, and the view across the NM landscape can't be beat. The price offers one of the nation's best transportation bargains. The only reason for four (rather than five) stars in my...More

1  Thank JillPro
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I absolutely love riding the New Mexico Rail Runner. For various reasons. For starters, taking the train allows me to enjoy one of the most magnificent landscapes of New Mexico. Driving is great too, but being able to sit back comfortably and breath it all...More

Thank Conny N
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I enjoyed my trip on the rail road runner really comfortable and nice people. I recommend a trip on the rail road.

Thank lupeb184
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Wonderful ride! This was enjoyable and the train was clean. So glad that the State leaders put this in place!

Thank rr h
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Jnett M
7 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
21 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