ABQ Ride detour routes

Posted at: 12/26/2012 2:02 AM
By: KOB.com Staff

Some ABQ Ride buses will be running on detour routes starting December 26 through February 1.

The Wyoming Project is causing detours in five routes that serve Kirtland Air Force Base and Sandia National Labs.

Route changes have been posted below.

For more information, follow this link: http://www.cabq.gov/transit

Route #31 will also change the way it gets to and from Building 825 during peak periods.  Southbound, it will turn west on Frost from Wyoming before turning south on Texas.  From there, it will turn east on Griffin before heading south again on Wyoming to its regular route.  Northbound, it will turn west from Wyoming onto Griffin, then north on Texas. From there, it turns east on G Ave, then north to Wyoming and back to its regular route.

Route #96-Crosstown Commuter will change the way it gets to and from Building 825 during peak periods.  South and eastbound, it will turn east on G Ave to north on 5th Street and west on Frost Street.  From Frost, the route turns south on Texas then east on Griffin to go back to its regular route.  North and westbound, it will turn west on Griffin from northbound Wyoming, before heading north on Texas to east on G Ave.  The route then turns north on 5th, west on Frost before heading south on Texas Street to its regular route.

 

Routes #157-Montano/Uptown/Kirtland and Route #217-Downtown/KAFB Limited will be changing the way they get to and from Building 800.  Southbound, they will turn east on G Ave to north and the temporary stop on 5th Ave.  From there, they'll head back to their regular route.  Northbound, the routes will turn west on Frost Street from northbound 5th Street.  They'll then turn south on Texas and west on G Ave to go back to their regular routes.

Finally, Route #222-Rio Bravo/Sunport will change the way it gets to and from Area IV.  Going south and eastbound, it will turn from G Ave to north on 5 Street to west on Frost.  The route then takes a southerly turn on Texas before turning on Griffin Street and back to its regular route.  West and northbound, the route turns west on Griffin from Wyoming, then north on Texas to east on G Ave.  From there, it turns north on 5th Street, west on Frost, south on Texas then west on G Ave to go back to its regular route.