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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Rail Safety Week 2020

Rail Safety Week 2020

The Fourth Annual Rail Safety Week is September 21-27, 2020. Rio Metro is joining railroad companies and operators in the U.S., Mexico and Canada in an effort to raise awareness about rail safety education and empower the public to keep themselves safe ne...

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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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Metro Spotlight
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

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 19, 2020

Blog Post: Bus Schedules Get a New Look!

Rio Metro Bus Schedules Get New Look

Rio Metro’s bus schedules recently got a makeover. The schedule brochures were redesigned to meet the organization’s goal of clearly communicating information about the transit services provided within our service area. 

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Blog Post: Bus Schedules Get a New Look!

Rio Metro Bus Schedules Get New Look

Rio Metro’s bus schedules recently got a makeover. The schedule brochures were redesigned to meet the organization’s goal of clearly communicating information about the transit services provided within our service area. 

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Rio Metro Developing Micromobility Plan

Micromobility

Rio Metro Regional Transit District is evaluating how micromobility services, such as bikeshare, are adapting to national industry trends. The organization is developing a business plan to identify potential opportunities for micromobility service in Grea...

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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...

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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...

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...

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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: 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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