How to Get to Taos Ski Valley

​Taos Maps and Transportation Options

You can fly direct to Taos from Dallas, Austin, San Diego and Los Angeles, or into Albuquerque or Santa Fe then shuttle to Taos or Taos Ski Valley. Coming from Albuquerque or Santa Fe, if you have time, enjoy the scenic High Road to Taos. Click TRIP INQUIRY to send an email direct to our Lodging Members to check availability for your trip.
Taos Air flight map
Public Transportation | Driving Options | Maps

Air Transportation

Taos Air, non-stop jet service between Taos, NM and:
Austin-Bergstrom International and Dallas Love Field, TX (Starting December 19, 2019)
Carlsbad-San Diego and Hawthorne-Los Angeles, CA (Starting January 9, 2020)

Taos Regional Airport—19 miles away; private and charter flights, no full commercial airlines at this time.

Santa Fe Airport—100 miles away; domestic flights
Airlines servicing Santa Fe:
American Airlines from Dallas/Fort Worth and Phoenix; United to Denver International Airport.

Albuquerque Airport—159 miles away; domestic & international flights
Airlines servicing Albuquerque:
Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United

Taos Ski Valley Airport Shuttle Service available from Santa Fe and Albuquerque airports.

Airport Shuttle to Taos Ski Valley


Taos Ski Valley Airport Shuttle

Taos Transportation provides daily year-round service to Taos, Santa Fe and Albuquerque airports. Convenient pick-up and drop-off locations allow you to meet your friends and family, hit the slopes and trails, or access lodging quickly and easily.
Call or email today to reserve your ride: 800-776-1111; email shuttle@skitaos.com; or click here.

From Taos Ski Valley to Santa Fe & Albuquerque:
7:00am & 11:00am   >   Depart Taos Ski Valley
8:00am & 12:00pm   >   Depart Town of Taos

From Albuquerque & Santa Fe to Taos Ski Valley:
12:30pm & 3:30pm    >   Depart Albuquerque Sunport Airport (ABQ)
1:45pm & 4:45pm      >   Depart Santa Fe Airport

Shared Shuttle Rates (per person):
Taos Ski Valley and Albuquerque Sunport Airport   $85 one way / $160 round trip
Town of Taos and Albuquerque Sunport Airport   $80 one way / $150 round trip
Taos Ski Valley and Santa Fe Municiple Airport   $65 one way / $120 round trip
Town of Taos and Santa Fe Municiple Airport   $60 one way / $110 round trip

Locals with a vaild New Mexico billing address or license qualify for discounted pricing.

Car Rental
Enterprise also has cars for rent from Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Taos. (575) 758-5553

Private Charter Shuttle Services
Taos Transportation
service is available throughout Taos County and to/from all area airports. For groups needed more flexible or just a private experience, we offer reasonable rates and comfortable vehicles. Please contact us via email to reserve a private charter: email shuttle@skitaos.com.
Taos Rides shuttle service (575) 613-3256

Car Pooling
Taos has partnered with Carpool World to provide you a fun, cheap and environmentally friendly way to get to the resort. Log onto carpoolworld.com/taos, create a profile, and find new friends looking to share a ride!
Free Shuttle to Taos Ski Valley


Local Bus Transportation

The North Central Regional Transportation District (NCRTD) signature "RTD Blue Buses", provide fare-free service from many locations in Taos, El Prado and Arroyo Seco to the Taos Ski Valley. The District’s total service area encompasses more than 10,000 square miles of north central New Mexico. See the all the Routes Here.

FREE Winter Buses to Taos Ski Valley
RTD/ Chile Line/ 341 TSV Green Route
Taos to Taos Ski Valley Operating December 21, 2019 through March 22, 2020
The buses are blue with RTD Chile Line logo and “TSV Green" above the windshield.

341 TSV Green provides fare-free service to the towns of:  Taos, Valdez, El Prado, Arroyo Seco and Taos Ski Valley
Download the 341 TSV Green Schedule Here.

The Blue Buses also provide Friday and Saturday evening service between Taos Ski Valley and the Town of Taos. The RTD 380 Night Rider Dinner Shuttle service coincides with the District’s 341 TSV Green route and operates Saturday, December 21, 2019 through March 22, 2020. Service is provided on two roundtrips beginning in the Town at 6:10 PM and runs though 10:10 PM. The route services Paseo del Pueblo, the Plaza, El Prado, Arroyo Seco, Valdez and the Taos Ski Valley offering residents and visitors access to the Town’s amenities in the evenings.

Northern New Mexico Map

 

Driving Options:

Directions from Taos to Taos Ski Valley:
Travel north on US 64/Paseo Del Pueblo Norte until you reach the stoplight intersection of US 64/NM 522/NM 150. Turn right onto NM 150. Passing through the tiny town of Arroyo Seco, stay on NM 150, which takes you to the ski area parking lots.
 

Car Rental

Enterprise also has cars for rent from Albuquerque, Santa Fe and Taos. (575) 758-5553
 

Car Pooling

Taos has partnered with Carpool World to provide you a fun, cheap and environmentally friendly way to get to the resort. Log onto carpoolworld.com/taos, create a profile, and find new friends looking to share a ride!


Rail Runner Express Train

The Rail Runner, New Mexico's commuter rail, serves Albuquerque and Santa Fe. Bus shuttles are available from the Santa Fe Railyard District Station to the Town of Taos running Thursday through Sunday. Information on the Rail Runner Express train can be found here.

Map of Scenic High Road to Taos


From Santa Fe: Take The High Road

Have a little extra time on your hands and yearning for majestic scenery? Take the High Road to Taos. This scenic byway winds through high desert, mountains, forests, small farms and tiny Hispanic villages established in the 1600s and 1700s. The lovely scenery has inspired many artists to set up gallery spaces. Stop along the way to enjoy historic churches, pottery and weaving studios. Access the route from the south on US 285/84 at Pojoaque. Turn right (east) onto NM 503 past Nambe and through Chimayo. At intersection of NM 76 turn right and pass through Truchas and Las Trampas to intersection NM 75. Turn right and pass through Penasco and Vadito to NM 518. Turn left (north) and proceed to Los Ranchos de Taos. At intersection NM 68, turn right into Taos.