Park & Ride: Be at ease on event day with our FREE Park & Ride Shuttle Service! Now with (2) locations to serve you! Park at the ABQ BioPark Aquarium/Botanic Garden or National Hispanic Cultural Center, then take a shuttle back to your car after the event!

Service Begins: 6:00am Bus

Parking Locations:

  • ABQ BioPark Aquarium & Botanic Garden, 2601 Central NW – Map
  • National Hispanic Cultural Center, 1701 4th St. SW – Map

*Park & Ride will not be available at the Albuquerque Little Theater*

Drop Off: 8th & Silver; then it’s a short “warm-up” walk to the Start Line at 8th & Atlantic.

Return Service: Ends 2:00 pm SHARP! NO exceptions!

  • Pick-up location is 8th St. & Silver (where you were dropped off)
  • Aquarium/Garden Lot ONLY! If you miss the final 2:00pm 8th & Silver return pick-up, take Rio Line Train from the Zoo’s Asia Station (behind Elephants) back to the Aquarium/Botanic Garden. Service Runs: 1:45pm – 3:45pm

If using Park & Ride, arrive no later than one hour prior to your event. Please consider construction traffic during your commute. Parking space is limited. Lots will be closed when full. Parking ordinances will be enforced.

Downtown Parking Options: Parking meters are FREE on Sundays! Free & Pay Parking Lots are less than 1 mile from the Start Line. Downtown street parking & lots are the best options for the Half Marathon, 10K Race & 5K Race. Enter Downtown area from Central using streets East of 8th St. Absolutely NO PARKING inside the course!

Participant Drop Off: Drop off’s can be made at 8th & Silver or Downtown outside the race course. Large groups should plan designated meeting areas. Do NOT drop off participants at Park & Ride lots.

Uber: We have teamed up with Uber to provide new app users with a $15 credit! Simply download the app, order your ride, and have them drop you off at 8th & Silver. If you include the promo code NMBIOPARK, Uber will donate $5 back to the NM BioPark Society. After you race, simply order your Uber to take you home!