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Atomic City Transit


Dispatch: (505) 661-RIDE (7433)

Dispatch Hours: 6:00 am to 9:00 pm,
Mon - Fri

Office Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm,
Mon- Fri

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Email:[email protected]

Address: 101 Camino Entrada, Bldg 1, Rm 200




Get all the latest Atomic City Transit news, announcements, holiday closures, detours, and weather delays here. Or sign up on the ACTracker to get alerts and notifications directly by email or text!

We're on Google Transit! This is a great tool that can help you plan your trip and explore different options.    

Service Announcements   

  • RIDER ALERT for Friday, July 1st

Due to staffing shortages, Route 2M will be cancelled for the remainder of the day starting at 11:30 AM.

Peak service will also be suspended on Route 1 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM and on Route 6 from 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM.

Please plan to use Routes 2T and non-peak service on Routes 1 & 6. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.

  • RIDER ALERT for Monday, July 4th

We will be providing continuous bus service to the concert at Overlook Park from 3 PM to 9:30 PM. Buses depart from Diamond & Canyon, White Rock Visitor Center, and Pinon Elementary parking lot. Paratransit service will be available for those certified to use ACT Assist. 

Regular fixed-route service will be suspended for the holiday and will resume on Tuesday, July 5th. 

Bandelier shuttles will run every 20 minutes, and will return to 30 minute service on Tuesday, July 5th.

  • RIDER ALERT Beginning Tuesday, July 5th through the end of construction (expected in November)

Routes 1, 2M, and 3 will detour onto Trinity Dr between Diamond Dr and Oppenheimer Dr. All stops on Canyon Rd and Central Ave between Diamond Dr and Oppenheimer Dr, and all stops on Nectar St and Rose St, will be closed during the detour. Two temporary bus stops are available on the North side of Trinity Dr near the Ponderosa Pines Apartments and Gold St Apartments.

Remember to use the ACTracker (click here for the website or search for myStop Mobile on Android & Apple devices) for real-time updates and vehicle locations - especially useful during construction!

  • NOTICE beginning Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - On Board Surveys

Do you ride the bus? We're looking for your feedback to help improve transit services in Los Alamos. Hop on the bus, pick up a survey (they are mounted near the entrance of all buses), and return at the end of your trip or at a later date.

You can also download the survey as a PDF here (click here for a Spanish version), or click here to take our survey online. The completed PDF survey can be emailed to us at [email protected].

If you did not ride the bus during the survey period, we a separate survey you can fill out here.

Thanks for taking the time to tell us about your travel needs and experience!

  • SERVICE ALERT beginning Saturday, June 4, 2022 - Bandelier Service Resumes

Beginning Saturday, June 4th, Route 12 to Bandelier will resume with 20-minute service on weekends and holidays and 30-minute service on weekdays. See our Routes & Schedules page for schedule details.

  • SERVICE ALERT beginning Wednesday, June 1, 2022 - Peak Services Suspended 

Beginning Wednesday, June 1, we will be suspending all Peak services on Routes 1, 6, and 2 Peak until further notice. Peak service is highlighted in yellow in the time tables found on our Routes & Schedules page.

  • SERVICE ALERT - Summer Concert Service beginning Friday, May 20th, 2022 

The Los Alamos Summer Concert Series is starting up again every Friday at Ashley Pond this summer beginning on 5/20! We will be extending a few of our fixed-routes (Rts 4, 6, and 2M) until ~10:30 PM with modified routing to and from Ashley Pond. See the Summer Concert Routes on our Routes & Schedules page for maps and times. These routes will also be on our real-time information site - the ACTracker (also available on mobile by searching for "MyStop Mobile").

For areas not serviced by the fixed-route, Dial-a-Ride will also be available until ~10:30 PM. Call us at 661-RIDE(7433) to request a ride - we take reservations starting at 6:00 PM the day of service.

  • SERVICE ALERT beginning Monday, May 16th, 2022 

A new On-Demand bus stop will be added on Route 2M at La Vista Dr & Mirador Blvd. Call us at 661-RIDE(7433) to request a pick-up, or let your driver know you would like to be let off at this stop. Route 2M is due at this location approximately 26 minutes past the hour every hour from 6:26 am to 7:26 pm.  

  • RIDER ALERT Beginning Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022

    Due to construction work on Sherwood Blvd, Route 2T will detour on the inbound trip (to Transit Center) for the duration of the road closure. After departing the White Rock Library bus stop, the route will turn left onto Aztec Ave then Right onto Rover Blvd where it will resume its normal routing. Bus stops #594 Grand Canyon & Sherwood and #483 Grand Canyon & Beryl will be closed and a temporary bus stop will be placed at Rover Blvd & Grand Canyon during the detour.
    Route 2T Detour Map
  • RIDER ALERT beginning Tuesday, February 8th, 2022

    Atomic City no longer has capacity restrictions on our buses - all seats are now available to use without any social distancing requirements. 


Public Transit Basics

Take a look at this year's Snow & Ice Control Plan for winter storm emergency response guidelines. The document can be downloaded from the Traffic and Streets Division page.

Before riding Atomic City Transit, please review our Customer Service Policy and Rider's Guide and our Disruptive Passenger Conduct Policy. Parents, please review this Bus Safety Basics Coloring & Activity Book with your children to ensure they understand the safety tips discussed before they ride. To request a copy in the mail, please call Dispatch at 661-RIDE (7433).