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Posted on: July 29, 2020

New Activity Sheets for Kids

Rio Metro Activity Sheets

Across the country, kids have been home for months, and the start of the school year may be a virtual experience for many. If you’re a parent or a teacher looking for fun and educational resources for the kids, Rio Metro’s new rail saf...

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Posted on: March 28, 2020

Bus Updates and Safety Measures

Rio Metro Bus Service Updates

Mandatory Passenger Face Covering:  Beginning Monday, May 18, 2020 all Rio Metro passengers are required to wear face coverings in order to board its buses. Learn More

In accordance with the statewide stay-at-home order asking residents to remain ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Rail Runner Service Extends Suspension

Rail Service Suspended

New Mexico Rail Runner Express officials continue to work with New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s Administration and Task Force to develop COVID-Safe Practices to determine when it is deemed safe to begin Rail Runner service. At this t...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Coronavirus Information & Service Impacts

coronavirus information

Rio Metro Regional Transit District Status Updates:

Rio Metro Regional Transit District is closely monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. 

New Mexico Rail Runner Express

New Mexico Rail Runner Express service is suspended. Rail Runner offi...

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Additional Coronavirus Facts and Resources Metro Spotlight
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Change in Customer Service Office Hours

new customer service hours

New Rio Metro customer service office hours effective March 17, 2020 until further notice:

  • Monday-Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Rio Metro Customer Service representatives are available at 866-795-RAIL (7245) and 505-245...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Rio Metro Temporarily Eliminates Bus Fares

Bus Fares temporarily eliminated

Effective Tuesday, March 17, Rio Metro Regional Transit District buses and Dial-a-Ride services in Valencia and Sandoval Counties will be fare-free until further notice. 

In response to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this will reduce ca...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Rio Metro Spearheading Micromobility Plan

Micromobility

Rio Metro Regional Transit District is working to bring micromobility options, such as bikeshare, back to Albuquerque. The organization is spearheading the development of a business plan to better understand regional micromobility interests as well as nat...

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

No Rio Rancho Dial-a-Ride Service on 8/31/20

On Monday, August 31, 2020, Rio Metro will not provide Dial-a-Ride service in Rio Rancho as staff will be relocating to a new office.

The new Rio Metro office in Rio Rancho will be located at:

1804 Idalia Road NERio Rancho, NM 87124

Service will resume on Tu...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Blog Post - New Activity Sheets for Kids

Rio Metro Activity Sheets

Across the country, kids have been home for months, and the start of the school year may be a virtual experience for many. If you’re a parent or a teacher looking for fun and educational resources for the kids, Rio Metro’s new rail saf...

Read more...

View Activity Sheets News
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Mandatory Face Coverings on Rio Metro Buses

Beginning Monday, May 18, 2020 all Rio Metro passengers are required to wear face coverings in order to board its buses. These measures are being taken in adherence and with respect to the state requirement that face coverings be worn in public. ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Rail Runner Service Extends Suspension

Rail Service Suspended

New Mexico Rail Runner Express officials continue to work with New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s Administration and Task Force to develop COVID-Safe Practices to determine when it is deemed safe to begin Rail Runner service. At this t...

Read More...

View Alerts News
Posted on: March 3, 2020

Coronavirus Information & Service Impacts

coronavirus information

Rio Metro Regional Transit District Status Updates:

Rio Metro Regional Transit District is closely monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. 

New Mexico Rail Runner Express

New Mexico Rail Runner Express service is suspended. Rail Runner offi...

Read More...

Additional Coronavirus Facts and Resources News
Posted on: March 28, 2020

Bus Updates and Safety Measures

Rio Metro Bus Service Updates

Mandatory Passenger Face Covering: Beginning Monday, May 18, 2020 all Rio Metro passengers are required to wear face coverings in order to board its buses. Learn More

In accordance with the statewide stay-at-home order asking residents to remain in their h...

Read More...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Rio Metro Temporarily Eliminates Bus Fares

Bus Fares temporarily eliminated

Effective Tuesday, March 17, Rio Metro Regional Transit District buses and Dial-a-Ride services in Valencia and Sandoval Counties will be fare-free until further notice. 

In response to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this will reduce ca...

Read More...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Change in Customer Service Office Hours

new customer service hours

New Rio Metro customer service office hours effective March 17, 2020 until further notice:

  • Monday-Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Rio Metro Customer Service representatives are available at 866-795-RAIL (7245) and 505-245...

Read More...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Love Your Wednesdays in 2020!

Seniors Ride Free Wednesdays in 2020

Rio Metro’s Seniors Ride Free program has been extended through 2020! Seniors age 62+ can ride any New Mexico Rail Runner Express train at no cost every Wednesday through the entire year. This is a great opportunity for residents and visitors to...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Rio Metro Route 201 Schedule Updates

White Bus

Due to the construction and traffic on US 550 in Bernalillo, Rio Metro is augmenting the current Route 201 bus service to ensure passengers will arrive on time at the Sandoval County / US 550 Rail Runner Station.

  • Effective Monday, January 13, 2020:&nbs...
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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Seniors Ride Free in 2020!

Seniors Ride Free Wednesdays in 2020

Rio Metro’s Seniors Ride Free program has been extended through 2020! Seniors age 62+ can ride any New Mexico Rail Runner Express train at no cost every Wednesday through the entire year. This is a great opportunity for residents and visitors to...

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