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: SUMMER

LocationHours of Service

Night Bus Service

South Lot
  • Unavailable from May 15 to Aug. 20
  • Valid South Lot permits will be honored in Q Lot during Summer session.
  • G/Q shuttle runs Monday–Friday, 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
No
Lobo Village/SSSC
  • Is a timed route, click here for the schedule. 

Services Lobo Village, SSSC/Research and Yale Mall

No
North Campus (G/Q North)*
  • Monday–Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Services G and Q Lots and North Campus

*Monday–Friday: “Early start” shuttle service, which will operate (M-F) from 4:45 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.

No
G/Q (G/Q Duck Pond)
  • Monday–Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Services G and Q Lots and Duck Pond

No
Redondo
  • Monday–Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Services Q and G Lots, Duck Pond and HSC/North Campus, and Main Campus

No
T Lot
  • Monday–Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 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
  • Unavailable from May 15 to Aug. 20
  • Valid K Lot permits will be honored in Q Lot during Summer session.
  • G/Q shuttle runs Monday–Friday, 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
No
Mesa Del Sol 
  • Unavailable from May 15 to Aug. 20
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 – Unavailable from May 15 to Aug. 20


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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