The City of Ruidoso Downs
The official website for the City of Ruidoso Downs, NM


Public Transportation


Mountain Transit


Monday - Friday: 6:30 am - 6:30 pm (closed 11:00 am - 12:00 Noon)
Saturday: 6:30 am to 12:00 Noon
Sunday: Closed

*Please call one day in advance to secure your ride



124 Downs Drive
Ruidoso Downs, NM 88346


(575) 378-1177


Safe and affordable public transportation.

Mountain Transportation is a Public Transportation Service that serves Ruidoso, Ruidoso Downs, The Inn of the Mountain Gods and the Travel Center. We are your mini city bus. Anyone can ride. Rides are only $2. M-F 6:30am-6:30pm

Punch Passes:
$20 = 10 One-way Rides
$30 = 15 One-way Rides

Passes may be purchased at the Mountain Transit Office at 124 Downs Drive, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Or you can request them through dispatch when you call to schedule your ride. Passes are non-refundable and are valid for 90-days from the date of purchase. 

Need a Ride? Call 575-378-1177 to schedule your trip.

Ruidoso/Ruidoso Downs = $2
Inn of the Mountain Gods/Travel Center = $3.

ADA accessible buses.

Mountain Transit Boundaries

City of Ruidoso Downs

City of Ruidoso Downs

Village of Ruidoso

Village of Ruidoso