Route Detours

Information about ABQ RIDE route detours and route delays.

Detour: Route #50-Airport/Downtown

Effective from Tuesday, February 23 through Wednesday, February 24, 2021. Detouring southbound only due to construction at Yale and Sunport Blvd.

Southbound Only:

  • South-Yale
  • West-Randolph (Randolph curves around to Sunport Blvd)
  • East-Sunport Blvd into the airport.


Detour: Route #31-Wyoming

Effective Wednesday, February 17 through Wednesday, February 24, 2021. Detouring southbound only due to construction around Trumbull and Virginia NE.

Southbound only:

  • South-Wyoming
  • West-Trumbull
  • South-Utah
  • East-San Joaquin
  • North-Wyoming

Back to Regular Route



Detour: Route #50-Airport/Downtown

Effective January 22, 2021 until further notice. Detouring due to construction/road closure of Lead at Yale.                                         

Northbound from Airport:

  • North-Yale
  • East–Central Ave.
  • North–Stanford Dr.
  • West–Redondo Dr.
  • South–Yale

Back To Regular Route


Detour: Route #51-Atrisco/Rio Bravo

Effective Monday, January 25 through February 26, 2021. Detouring northbound due to construction on Prince, between Prosperity and Rio Bravo.


(From the Mountain View Community Center Layover stop):

  • East-Prosperity
  • North- Broadway
  • West-Rio Bravo

Back to Regular Route

Servicing temporary stops:

  • Far side of Prince, after turning west on Rio Bravo
  • Bus stop just east of Prince on Prosperity

Four stops will be temporarily closed:

  • Stop ID 5401 Prince @ Prosperity
  • Stop ID 5403 Prince and Grape
  • Stop ID 5405 Prince and Gore
  • Stop ID 5407 Prince @ Rio Bravo


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.                    


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

Back to Regular Route


  • 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: 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.        


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

Back to Regular Route


  • West-Gold Avenue
  • North-Fifth Street

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 #8-Menaul

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


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

Back to Regular Route.