Welcome to the new RTD Chile Line!
The Chile Line is now being operated by the North Central Regional Transit District. This transit organization is charged with providing consistent and economical transportation for the citizens of Taos and visitors to the Taos community. Best of all, the service on the in-Town Red Route and the UNM Route are fare-free!
The Chile Line operates fixed route service with 40 bus stops along a 10- mile stretch of State Highway 68 — known locally as Paseo, as well as service to UNM Taos and paratransit service on the RTD Chile RIDE. Connections on the RTD "Blue Bus" provide service throughout Taos County, down to Santa Fe and to the NM Rail Runner— offering further connections all the way into Albuquerque.
In addition to its in-Town service — the Chile Line also provides a seasonal, premium, fare-based bus service between the Town of Taos and the Village of Taos Ski Valley from December to April.