ABQ RIDE Buses
Get to your destination using ABQ Ride, the City of Albuquerque's public transit system.
UNM/ABQ RIDE Bus Pass Program
Eligible UNM students, faculty, and staff can ride ABQ Ride (City of Albuquerque transit system) for FREE with a bus pass sticker. Students must be registered for at least 3 credit hours. Staff/Faculty must meet the eligibility requirements (former staff/faculty, retirees, and temporary staff/faculty are currently not eligible). Stickers must be renewed every academic year.
ABQ Ride will honor the current 2015-2016 bus stickers until Sunday, September 11th. We will begin distributing 2016-2017 bus stickers on Saturday, August 13th.
Bus pass stickers are distributed at:
Routes & Schedules
Use ABQ Ride's website and apps for more information on schedules, routes, and trip planning.
ABQ Ride Routes & Schedules: Click here for the weekday schedule
ABQ Ride Route Planner: Click here for the online trip planner
Where's My Bus?
Download the UNM LoboMobile app today to track your ride! Users can track the locations of ABQ RIDE buses and UNM shuttles in near-real time using a computer or smartphone.
ABQ RIDE on Your Phone
TXT2RIDE: Use ABQ RIDE’s text service TXT2RIDE on Rapid Ride routes as well as Route #66-Central, Route #8-Menaul, Route #11-Lomas, and Route #157-Montano/Kirtland/Uptown. Simply send a text to 27433 that provides the bus stop number, a space, and the route number. Within about 10 seconds, you will receive a text message with the scheduled arrival time of the next two buses at that stop. Standard texting rates apply according to your carrier or plan.
ABQ RIDE App: The ABQ RIDE App, currently available for free to iOS and Android users, primarily tells where your bus is within about 30 second's accuracy. It also features bus schedules, fares, ABQ RIDE's website, related websites such as the N.M. Rail Runner and any special alerts regarding Transit.