Getting Here

Flying to Santa Fe Directly

**Advanced ground transportation reservations are essential. Be sure to make arrangements prior to your arrival.**


There are an increasing number of airlines flying directly into Santa Fe each day. Here is the current list:

American Airlines
Reservations: (800) 433-7300

American offers non-stop daily flights to Santa Fe from Dallas/Ft. Worth and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.

United Airlines
Reservations: (800) 864-8331
United offers non-stop daily flights to Santa Fe from Denver.

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Learn more at Fly Santa Fe.

Santa Fe Regional Airport
The Santa Fe Regional Airport (SAF), is open to private aircraft and a few airlines. It is located at the southwest corner of the city, and handles all types of private aircraft.
Airport Information Line (505) 955-2908
Airport Manager (505) 955-2900


Note: Advanced transportation reservations are essential.

New Mexico Black Car provides on-demand limo service in Santa Fe for all SAF arrivals and departures. Advanced reservations may also be made on the website or by calling (505) 316-1100.

RoadRunneR provides private ride transportation service 24 hours daily. Reservations are required  by calling (505) 424-3367.

World Travel Management provides shuttle service from SAF in one of their comfortable sedans or SUVs or with your group in one of their comfortable Sprinter Executive Vans. Reservations are required by visiting their website or by calling (505) 913-9627.

Car Rental
Avis (505) 471-5892 or (800) 331-1212, Hertz (505) 471-7189
Advanced reservations for pick-up at the Santa Fe Regional Airport are required. There are a number of other car rental companies located throughout the city.

Jet Center at Santa Fe (505) 780-4455

Flying to the Albuquerque Sunport

Shuttle Service to Santa Fe
The following shuttle service companies provide transportation between Santa Fe and Albuquerque and Santa Fe and Taos:

Groome Transportation (formerly Sandia Shuttle) - 30 trips daily to fit your travel schedule. Pick-up and drop-off at all Hotels, Motels, B&B s, Colleges and other locations.
RoadRunneR provides private ride transportation service 24 hours daily.  Reservation are required for service from or to ABQ.- (505) 424-3367
Taos Express - Makes limited stops in Santa Fe - see their schedule. (505) 629-4725 or toll free (866)206-0754

NM Rail Runner Express - TRAIN
The New Mexico Rail Runner Express carries passengers in and out of Santa Fe between Albuquerque and points south. There is no direct train from the Sunport. You must take a shuttle or taxi to the Albuquerque Train Station and catch the train north from there. See Maps of the Rail Runner route to Santa Fe. View the Schedule and Current Fare Structure, and visit the New Mexico Rail Runner Express website for details. For more information, you may also call: (866) 795-RAIL.

Car Rental at ABQ Sunport
There are numerous options for rental cars out of the Albuquerque Sunport including:
Advantage Rent A Car (800) 777-5500
Alamo Rent a Car at (800) GO-ALAMO (800) 462-5266
Avis Auto Rental (800) 331-1212
Budget Rent A Car of NM (800) 527-0700
Dollar Rent A Car (800) 800-4000
Enterprise Rent A Car (800) 736-8222
Hertz Corporation (800) 654-3131
National Rent A Car (800) CAR-RENT
PaylessCar (800) PAYLESS
Thrifty Car Rental (800) 847-4389

Driving to Santa Fe

Mileage Chart
Santa Fe is located in north central New Mexico in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains (the southern most section of the Rocky Mountains) at an altitude of 7,000 feet. Ten major air carriers have regularly scheduled flights into the Albuquerque International Airport, a one hour drive from Santa Fe.

To Santa Fe From Miles Kilometers Drive Time (hrs) Fly Time (hrs)
Albuquerque 59 95 1 1/2
Amarillo,TX 239 385 4 1
Atlanta, GA 1409 2267 24 3 & 1/2
Colorado Springs, CO 323 520 5 & 1/2 1
Chicago, IL 1320 2124 23 5
Cincinnati, OH 1376 2214 24 5
Dallas, TX 631 1015 11 1 & 1/2
Denver, CO 389 626 6 & 1/2 1
El Paso 326 525 6 1
Houston, TX 879 1414 15 2
Los Angeles, CA 863 1389 14 2
Lubbock, TX 307 494 5 & 1/2 1
Minneapolis, MN 1207 1942 21 6
New York, NY 2005 3226 34 6 & 1/2
Oklahoma City, OK 528 850 9 3 & 1/2
Pueblo, CO 280 451 5 1
Phoenix, AZ 524 843 10 1
San Diego, CA 877 1411 15 2
San Francisco, CA 1160 1866 19 3
Tucson, AZ 511 822 11 1
Washington, D.C. 1882 3028 32 6

To enhance your drive, consider purchasing New Mexico Culture Passes. At a cost of $30, the CulturePass invites you to visit each of the 15 state museums and monuments once during a 12-month period. Purchase here.


Amtrak's Southwest Chief trains - eastbound from Los Angeles and westbound from Chicago - meet each afternoon at Lamy, New Mexico. Call the RoadRunneR Shuttle & Charter - Amtrak Connection at 505-424-3367 to arrange transportation to or from downtown Santa Fe or any New Mexico destination, a reservation is recommended.

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