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Route Detours

Information about ABQ RIDE route detours and route delays.

Detour: Route #8-Menaul

Effective Thursday, Dec. 3 through Monday, Dec. 21, 2020.  Detouring eastbound only due to construction on the roundabout at Menaul and 12th Street.                             

Northbound to Eastbound (Outbound):

  • West-Frontage Road (normal route)
  • South-12th Street
  • East-Frontage Road (servicing temporary stop after turn)  
  • North-6th Street
  • East-Menaul

Back to Regular Route

 

Detour: Routes #66-Central, #766-ART Red Line and #777-ART Green Line

Effective Monday, Dec. 7 through Friday, Dec. 18, 2020. Detouring eastbound only due to construction on Central underpass, below BNSF tracks between First Street and Broadway (no stops are being closed nor any new temporary stops needed for this detour).

Eastbound only

  • North-First Street
  • East-Tijeras
  • South-Broadway
  • East-Central

Back to Regular Route

 

Detour: Route #36-12th St./Rio Grande

Effective Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020 until further notice. Detouring northbound only due to construction on 12th St. and Menaul, and at Rio Grande and Candelaria. **This replaces the previous detour of Route #36 issued on October 22, 2020.                        

Northbound

  • North–12th Street
  • West–Indian School (continue West on Indian School at roundabout)      
  • North– Rio Grande
  • East–Candelaria
  • North –San Isidro
  • East–Griego
  • South–12th Street
  • West–Candelaria
  • South–Rio Grande

Back to Regular Route

 

Detour: Route #54-Bridge/Westgate

Effective Monday, Sept. 28, 2020 until further notice. Detouring due to construction on Bridge Blvd, between Old Coors and Atrisco.                    

Eastbound

  • East-Continue East on Arenal (service temporary stop on east side of Arenal)
  • North-Goff
  • East-Bridge

Back to Regular Route

Westbound

  • South-Goff
  • West-Arenal

Back to Regular Route

**All stops on Old Coors between Arenal and Bridge will be closed in both directions. There will be a temporary stop on eastbound Arenal and Coors, on the east side of the street. Another temporary stop is on Goff, just south of Bridge. Temporary stops for the #54 will also be added to the existing east and west stops for Route #51 at Rio Grande High School.

 

Detour: Route #8-Menaul (Monday through Friday only)

Effective Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020 until further notice. Detouring due to construction on Menaul and 12th Street (replaces an earlier detour in the same area dated July 6, 2020).

Outbound

  • West-Frontage Road (normal route)
  • South-12th Street
  • East-Frontage Road (service temporary stop after turn)
  • North-6th Street
  • East-Menaul

Back to Regular Route

Inbound

Route Unaffected

**Eastbound stops on Menaul between Sixth and 12th Streets will be closed for the duration, as well as a temporary stop on Indian School Road. A new temporary stop will be placed on the eastbound Frontage Road.

 

Detour: Routes #8-Menaul, #36 & #37-12th St./Rio Grande

Effective Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020 until further notice. Detouring due to construction on Silver Avenue, between Fourth and Fifth Streets.        

Inbound

  • South-Sixth Street
  • East-Lead Avenue
  • North-Third Street
  • East-Silver Avenue
  • North-Second Street

Back to Regular Route

Outbound

  • West-Gold Avenue
  • North-Fifth Street

Back to Regular Route

 

Detour: Route #16-Broadway/University/Gibson

Effective Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020 until further notice. Detouring due to emergency construction work on Carlisle at Vail, north and southbound.

Southbound 

  • West-Vail
  • South-Amherst
  • East- Eastern

Back to Regular Route

Northbound

  • East-Crest
  • North-Hermosa Dr.
  • West-Thaxton

Back to Regular Route

 

Detour: Route #54-Bridge/Westgate

Effective Friday, July 10, 2020 until further notice. Detouring southbound only due to emergency construction work on 4th St. at Cromwell.

Southbound (outbound from the Alvarado Transportation Center):

  • South-4th St.
  • East-Pacific Ave.
  • South-3rd St.
  • West-Bridge Blvd.

Detour: Route #36-12th St./Rio Grande

Effective Monday, July 6, 2020 until further notice. Detouring northbound only due to road construction on 12th St. and Menaul.

Northbound only:

  • N-12th (bus stop prior to IndianSchool is closed)
  • West-Indian School (servicing temporary stop after turn)
  • West–Continue west on Indian School
  • North–Rio Grande
  • East- Matthew
  • North–12th

Back to Regular Route

 

Detour: Route #66-Central

Effective, Saturday, June 13, 2020 until further notice. Detouring due to the construction of the new Singing Arrow Community Center on Wenonah, west of Tramway. This detour only adds a layover stop to the route. No other stops are affected.

Detour eastbound:

  • East–Central (continue past Tramway)
  • South-Four Hills Rd.
  • West–Wenonah (temporary layover stop prior to Tramway)

Detour westbound:

  • West–Wenonah (service #66 bus stop/not a layover)

Back to Regular Route

*A temporary stop now on westbound Wenonah, just before Tramway

 

 Bus Stop Closures

The following bus stops are closed for the long term:

  • Bus stop southbound at Coors Blvd. and Western Trails Rd. (Bus stop ID number 3047). Closed for Route #96-Crosstown Commuter during the A.M. and to Route #155-Coors southbound. Closed due to construction of the adjacent Presbyterian facility and associated roadway/sidewalk improvements.
  • Bus stop at Silver and 5th (Bus Stop ID number 6976). Closed due to road closure westbound on Silver, between 4th and 5th St at the former PNM building.
  • Bus stop at 3rd and Silver (Bus stop ID number 6974). No Route #8-Menaul southbound service.

 

Limited Service: Route #141-San Mateo

Effective Saturday, March 28, 2020 until further notice. Due to gate closures at the Veterans Administration Hospital.

For Route #140/141:

  • Southbound bus will stop at a temporary stop on Gibson and San Mateo, facing east.
  • Northbound bus will stop at the regular bus stop on San Mateo and Gibson (just north of Gibson).

**NOTE- The V. A. Hospital will provide shuttle service from San Mateo Gate to inside the V.A. Hospital property. Passengers will have to walk from the bus stop to the San Mateo Gate.

  • The San Pedro Gate is reserved for all inbound traffic
  • The San Mateo Gate is reserved for outbound only traffic.

Detour: Route #2-Eubank (Weekends)

Effective Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 until July, 2020. Detouring due to construction at Kirtland Air Force Base.

Southbound Detour when servicing Britt and Research

  • South-Eubank
  • East-Gibson
  • South–Britt (Layover at temporary stop)

Northbound Detour from Britt and Research

  • South-Britt (From temporary Layover stop)
  • West–Research
  • North-Eubank

Back to Regular Route

Detour: Route #8-Menaul

Effective Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019 until further notice. Detouring outbound only.

Outbound:

  • West–Gold (services temporary stop on Gold at 3rd)
  • North–5th St.

Back to Regular Route.

Detour: Routes #36-12th St./Rio Grande

Effective Saturday, March 28, 2020 until further notice. Detouring outbound only due to the closing of Silver Ave. SW, between 4th and 5th Streets westbound. Replaces previous detours for this area.

Outbound:

  • South-3rd St..
  • West-Lead
  • North-5th St.

Back to Regular Route