2018 - 65th National TCA Convention

Transportation To and Around Albuquerque

Hotel Convention Site

Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town
800 Rio Grande Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Getting to the Hotel Albuquerque from the Albuquerque International Sunport

The Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town is just 8.4 miles from the Albuquerque International Sunport.  The airport is served by Alaskan, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, Jet Blue, Southwest and United Airlines.

Driving directions:

  1. Depart the Sunport toward Sunport Blvd. SE
  2. Turn left to stay on Sunport Blvd SE
  3. Travel 1.3 miles, then take ramp right for I-25 North toward Downtown / Santa Fe
  4. Travel 3.7 miles, then take ramp right for I-40 West toward Gallup
  5. Travel 2.5 miles on I-40, then take exit 157A and follow signs to Rio Grande Blvd.
  6. After 0.3 miles turn left onto NM-194S (Rio Grande Blvd.
  7. After 0.4 miles arrive at Hotel Albuquerque on the left.

Note: the last intersection with a light before the hotel is Bellamah Ave. This street is beside the Hotel and is the alternate entrance.

Amtrak &Rail Runner

Albuquerque is conveniently located on Amtrak's Southwest Chief route, which runs from Chicago to Los Angeles and back. The Alvarado Transportation Center is located at 100 1st in downtown Albuquerque. For tickets call 1-800-USA-RAIL or visit their website. The Alvarado Transportation Center is about 2 miles from the hotel. Contact Station Services, (505) 243-7433, for information about available ground transportation from the station.

New Mexico’s Rail Runner also serves Albuquerque at the Alvarado Transportation Center.

Ground Transportation

Rental cars are available at Sunport. All of the car rental desks are located on the baggage claim level.

CLS Transportation offers shuttle service from both Sunport and Alvarado. Check-in and the Group Services desk is located at the baggage claim level of Sunport, across from carousel #6. Prices for the CLS Shuttle Service are:

Sunport One-way Per Person $23 or $36 Round Trip

Alvarado Station One-way $15

To make reservations, contact CLS at (877) 311-2257 or send an email to:


Green Taxi Service (505) 243-6800