Getting Here & Maps

The drive to Taos Ski Valley is stunning from any direction. You can fly 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.

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.

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.

Air Transportation

Taos Regional Airport—19 miles; private and charter flights (no commercial airlines)
Santa Fe Airport—100 miles; domestic flights
Albuquerque Airport—159 miles; domestic flights
Airlines servicing Albuquerque & Denver:
Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Jet Blue, Southwest, United

Airlines servicing Santa Fe:
American Airlines from Dallas/Fort Worth and Phoenix; United to Denver International Airport.

Local Bus Transportation

RTD/ Chile Line/ 341 TSV Green Route
Free Taos to Taos Ski Valley Operating December 16 - March 26
The buses are blue with RTD Chile Line logo and “TSV Green" above the windshield.

341 TSV Green provides fare-free service to the town of:  
Taos, Valdez, El Prado, Arroyo Seco, Taos Ski Valley

341 Taos to Taos Ski Valley
300 Taos serves Santa Fe-Taos, Monday through Friday
305 Taos serves Santa Fe-Taos on the weekends
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Taos Ski Valley Airport Shuttle

TSV Shuttle 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: 888-569-1756; email; 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 ABQ Sunport Airport
1:45pm & 4:45pm      >   Depart Santa Fe Airport

Shared Shuttle Rates
Locals with a vaild New Mexico billing address or licesse qualify for this discounted pricing.
One Way Rates
Taos Ski Valley to Albuquerque Airport   $85 one way
Town of Taos to Albuquerque Airport      $80 one way
Taos Ski Valley to Santa Fe Airport          $65 one way
Town of Taos to Santa Fe Airport             $60 one way
Round Trip Rates
Taos Ski Valley/Taos from & to ABQ Airport $160     
Taos Ski Valley/Taos from & to Santa Fe Airport $120
Taos Ski Valley/Taos from & to Albuquerque town $150
Taos Ski Valley/Taos from & to Santa Fe town $110

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.

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, create a profile, and find new friends looking to share a ride!