UNM Shuttle System

SHUTTLE SYSTEM

Designed for rapid and convenient campus travel, PATS’ transportation system is a comprehensive transit network, offered free of charge* to UNM students, staff, faculty, and visitors. We offer multiple bus routes on campus with service to every area of The University including UNM commuter parking lots.

*ACC-Lobo Village is not considered part of the UNM main campus and residents are required to pay a one-time annual non-refundable parking and transportation fee to Lobo Village. 

 

UNM Shuttle Routes

LocationHours of Service

Night Bus Service

South Lot
  • Monday - Thursday: 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday - Thursday (Night Bus Route) 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Services South Lot and the Yale Stop or Mall
Yes
Lobo Village/SSSC
  • Monday - Thursday: 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday - Thursday (Night Bus Route) 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.     
Services SSSC, Lobo Village and the Yale Stop or Mall  
No
North Campus (G/Q North)*
  • Monday - Thursday: 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday - Thursday (Night Bus Route) 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.     

Services G and Q Lots and North Campus

*Monday – Friday: “Early start” shuttle service, which will operate (M-F) from 4:30 a.m. to 5:45 a.m., started service on Monday, Aug. 8 between the G/Q Lots and North Campus. K Lot will be added to this new route on Monday, Aug. 22 with the lot re-opens for use.

Yes
G/Q (G/Q Duck Pond)
  • Monday - Thursday: 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday - Thursday (Night Bus Route) 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.     

Services G and Q Lots and Duck Pond

Redondo
  • Monday - Thursday: 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday - Thursday (Night Bus Route) 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.     

Services G-Lot, Duck Pond and HSC/North Campus

Yes
T Lot
  • Monday - Thursday: 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday - Thursday (Night Bus Route) 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.     

Services T-Lot, Dane Smith, and Business Center

No

Rainforest

Is a timed route, click here for the schedule. 

Services Rainforest to Dane Smith

No
U Lot

Call (505)277-0850 for service

K Lot*
  • Monday - Thursday: 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Monday - Thursday (Night Bus Route) 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.   

    *Monday – Friday: “Early start” shuttle service, which will operate (M-F) from 4:30 a.m. to 5:45 a.m., started service on Monday, Aug. 8 between the G/Q Lots and North Campus. K Lot will be added to this new route on Monday, Aug. 22 with the lot re-opens for use.

Services Duck Pond

  • Express route directly to Duck Pond
  • Express route to North Medical
Yes
Mesa Del Sol 

Schedule is updated throughout the semester, click here for the current schedule

No
ATC (Alvarado Transportation Center)/Rail RunnerOperates Monday through Friday on the following schedule:
  • Depart ATC at 7:30 a.m., arrive Dane Smith 7:45 a.m.
  • Depart ATC at 8:55 a.m., arrive Dane Smith 9:15 a.m.
  • Depart Dane Smith at 3:45 p.m., arrive ATC at 4:00 p.m.
  • Depart Dane Smith at 5:05 p.m., arrive ATC at 5:25 p.m.
  • Depart Dane Smith at 6:20 p.m., arrive ATC at 6:35 p.m.

UNM Transportation routes listed below run on timed schedules. For more information and exact shuttle times please select desired route from the list below.

Timed Routes

Mesa del Sol Shuttle
Services Mesa del Sol via Golf Course. Departs from George Pearl Hall.

Night Bus – North & South – Provides easier, more efficient connections between North, South and main Campus. During the Fall and Spring semesters (Monday–Thursday from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.) the night bus combines the South Lot, Lobo Village/SSSC, G/Q, and Redondo routes into one timed route, with shuttles every 10 minutes at major stops.

Rail Runner Shuttle – Provides free service between UNM main campus and the Downtown New Mexico Rail Runner Station, the Alvarado Transportation Center (ATC).

Rainforest Shuttle – Connects the Lobo Rainforest and UNM main campus from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday & 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday. See timed route here

ATC (Alvarado Transportation Center)/Rail Runner - Operates Monday through Friday on the following schedule:

  • Depart ATC at 7:30 a.m., arrive Dane Smith 7:45 a.m.
  • Depart ATC at 8:55 a.m. arrive Dane Smith 9:15 a.m.
  • Depart Dane Smith at 3:45 p.m., arrive ATC at 4:00 p.m.
  • Depart Dane Smith at 5:05 p.m., arrive ATC at 5:25 p.m.
  • Depart Dane Smith at 6:20 p.m., arrive ATC at 6:35 p.m.

To view a complete map of UNM's Parking and Transportation Systems, scroll to the end of this page or visit our website's Maps section.

Where's My Bus?

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ABQ RIDE Bus Pass Sticker Program

Eligible UNM students, faculty, and staff can ride ABQ RIDE (City of Albuquerque Transit System) for free with a bus pass sticker. Stickers must be renewed every Fall at the start of the academic year. Find out more about our ABQ RIDE Bus Pass Sticker Program.

 

UNM Parking and Transportation Systems Map

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