Approximate Distances & Drive Time
Albuquerque 150 mi / 2:45
Amarillo 302 mi / 4:40
Austin 764 mi / 12:00
Colorado Springs 230 mi / 3:45
Dallas 682 mi / 10:30
Denver 300 mi / 4:30
Durango 208 mi / 3:15
El Paso 400 mi / 6:00
Oklahoma City 558 mi / 8:15
Phoenix 568 mi / 8:30
Driving directions from
Follow NM 64 (the main road through Taos) for four miles north of the Plaza to the junction of Hwy. 522 and Hwy. 150 at a traffic light (gas station on the left).
Turn right onto NM 150, Ski Valley Rd. and proceed 15 miles to the entrance of Taos Ski Valley.
Drive though the Ski Valley parking lot to the top of the lot. ( see large directional sign).
Bear to the right onto Thunderbird Road, continue straight to the STOP sign and you will see the Sierra del Sol in front of you.
The office is the first building on your right.
I-25 North to Santa Fe; take Highway 599 north (exit #276B) to Hwy. 285 north, then in Espanola continue on Hwy. 68 to Taos. Hwy 68 to Hwy 150, then 15 miles to Taos Ski Valley
I-40 East to Albuquerque; I-25 North to Santa Fe; take Highway 599 north (exit #276B) to Hwy. 285 north, then Hwy. 68 to Taos. Hwy 68 to Hwy 150, Ski Valley Rd. then 15 miles to Taos Ski Valley.
I-25 South to Through Colorado Springs and Pueblo to Walsenburg; Hwy 160 West to Fort Garland, Turn left onto Hwy. 159 and Hwy 522 to Taos. At intersection of Hwy. 522, 68 & 150, turn left onto Hwy 150, Ski Valley Rd. 15 miles to Taos Ski Valley
I-40 West to Clines Corners; Hwy. 285 to I-25 exit # 282 to Santa Fe; Hwy. 285 through the town of Espanola, to Hwy. 68 to Taos. Hwy 68 to Hwy 150, Ski Valley Rd then 15 miles to Taos Ski Valley
Area Airport Info
Albuquerque International Airport (ABQ)
The Sunport is the most common gateway for visitors to Taos as it provides the most flight options for travelers. Airlines serving the Sunport include Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, New Mexico Airlines, Jet Blue Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and US Airways. The Sunport has full complement of rental car agencies located in a convenient Sunport Car Rental Center. Average drive time between the Albuquerque airport and Taos Ski Valley is roughly 2.5 to 3 hours
Santa Fe Municipal Airport (SAF)
Santa Fe airport offers more limited flight options with a reduced drive time to Taos. Avis and Hertz are the only rental car agencies with offices at the airport. American Airlines with non-stop jet service from Dallas/Ft. Worth and Los Angeles (LAX) and United Airlines with non-stop service from Denver currently serve the Santa Fe Airport.
Private Airport with no commercial service at this time. Single runway is 5,800 feet by 75 feet wide at 7,095-foot elevation. FBO services and additional navigation information can be found at www.airnav.com/airport/KSKX GPS and VOR approaches available. FBO services provided by Taos Aviation Services.
Airport Shuttle Service
Taos Ski Valley Airport 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. Rates are listed below and group and family discounts are available. Call or email today to reserve your ride, 575.776.2291 x2384 or Shuttle@skitaos.org. 24hrs : 1.800.776.111
|7:30AM & 11:30AM DEPART TAOS SKI VALLEY|
|8:00AM & 12:00PM DEPART TOWN OF TAOS|
|12:30PM & 3:30PM DEPART ABQ SUNPORT AIRPORT|
|1:45PM & 4:45PM DEPART SANTA FE AIRPORT|
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
Times vary due to weather. Reservations required 48 hours in advance. 7-day cancellation for full refund. Child seats not provided. No pets.