Rio Metro Dial-a-Ride Commuter 251


The Commuter 251 Dial-a-Ride is a weekday transportation service from the Los Ranchos/Journal Center Rail Runner Station to Century Rio 24, the Northwest Transit Center, Intel, and points in Rio Rancho, and back. This service can accommodate the general public, including seniors and people with disabilities.

Service Area

  • From the Los Ranchos/Journal Center Rail Runner Station to points along Coors, Rio Rancho, Southern, and Unser


No eligibility requirements.


Request a Ride

  • Call 505-352-3595 Monday through Friday
  • Ride requests are accepted between 6 a.m. and 12 Noon one business day in advance
  • For Monday rides, requests must be made by 12 Noon on the Friday before


All Rio Metro buses and Dial-a-Ride services are fare free.

Rio Metro Rider's Guide

Alternate Format

  1. To request this information in an alternate format (eg., Braille, large print, audio), please contact Customer Service at 1-866-795-7245 or click here to download the request form.

Title VI

  1. The Rio Metro Regional Transit District operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, national origin, and disability, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. Visit our Title VI / Non-Discrimination Notice Web Page.