Related Regions: New Mexico, United States, North America

Taos Ski Valley Driving Directions

Driving Directions to Taos Ski Valley

Comprehensive and detailed driving directions so you can spend less time driving and more time skiing at Taos Ski Valley.

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Air Travel:

Fly into Taos Municipal Airport (WLF) from Albuquerque, Denver, and Colorado Springs, courtesy of America West, American, Continental, Delta, Frontier, Great Lakes, Mesa Air, Northwest Reno Air, Southwest (Albuquerque only), United, US Air, Western Pacific (Colorado Springs only). Taos Ski Valley is just 20 miles away. The airport in Albuquerque, N.M. (ABQ) is 135 miles from Taos.

By Car:

From Albuquerque (135 miles): I-25 to Santa Fe; exit on 599 north to by-pass Santa Fe; Highway 285 to Highway 68 to Taos

From Santa Fe (72 miles): Highway 285 to Highway 522

From Denver (300 miles): I-25 to Colorado Springs to Walsenburg; Highway 160 to Fort Garland; Highway 159 and Highway 522 to Taos

From Vail (276 miles): I-70 to Copper Mountain; Highway 91 to Leadville; Highway 24 and Highway 17 to Alamosa; Highway 285 to Tres Piedras; Highway 64 to Taos.

Ground Transportation:

Faust's Transportation (575-758-3410; and Twin Hearts Express (575-751-1201) provide the final connection from ABQ and WLF to Taos.

Getting Around:

The Chile Line (505-751-4459; is the public transportation system from the Town of Taos to Taos Ski Valley. The shuttle runs several times per day.

Hertz (800-654-3131;, Dollar Rent-A-Car (800-800-4000; and Enterprise (575-758-5553; all offer car rentals for those who want to be on their own program.

Taxi & Limo:

505 Star Limo (505-848-9999;
Faust's Transportation (575-758-3410;
Dream Limousine De Taos LLC (575-751-3551)

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