Ruidoso Transportation Information

Ruidoso, New Mexico is located in the south-central part of the state about halfway between Albuquerque and El Paso. Most visitors to Ruidoso arrive by road. The town is not near any major interstate highway, but has excellent state highway access from the North, East and West. Ruidoso is a “driver’s market” as you will need a car to get from your Ruidoso Vacation Rentals to any activities that you may want to pursue in the area. The local Sierra Blanca Regional Airport is now only open to private aircraft. If you fly, check the fares to both Albuquerque (180 miles) and El Paso (130 miles) as the difference in drive time from either airport is minimal.

Transportation Contacts:

Shuttle Ruidoso
(877) 903-7483
(575) 257-1815

On a reservation basis this local provider will meet you and deliver you back to the airports in El Paso, Albuquerque or Sierra Blanca Regional. They also provide local transportation for shopping, dining or even a night on the town.

Dollar Cab
(575) 937-6803

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
643 Sudderth, Ruidoso
(575) 257-1154

Ruidoso Ford Car Rentals
(575) 378-4400

Ruidoso Bus Station
138 Service Road, Ruidoso
(575) 257-2660

TNM&O Bus Lines serves the community with connections anywhere that you may want to go in the United States.

Sierra Blanca Regional Airport
(575) 336-8111

The local airport located about 18 miles northeast of Ruidoso is open to private aircraft. The AWOS number is (575) 336-8455