Red Apple Transit

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Trip Planner

Trip planning is provided using Google Maps.

e.g. 204 E Broadway Ave, Bloomfield, NM

e.g. Farmington Public Library
Trip planning data is maintained using GTFS Manager from Trillium.


The City of Bloomfield has notified the Red Apple Transit that effective
October 1, 2016, 
they are cancelling their contract for bus transit services until further notice.  
Questions regarding this notice should be directed to the City of Bloomfield at
(505) 632-6300.

Public Transportation Background

The Red Apple Transit is the public transit bus system for the City of Farmington. Beginning in 1999, the City of Farmington began providing bus services.  Now has both fixed-route and demand response Paratransit services. The Red Apple Transit has enjoyed tremendous growth with an annual ridership expanding from just over 1,600 riders per month to over 11,000 per month. Routes have also extended to the surrounding San Juan County areas, including the communities of Aztec, Bloomfield, and Kirtland.

The Red Apple Transit contracts with Ride Right for the provision of drivers and daily operation of the system to include fixed-routes, and Paratransit services. Ride Right's professional staff also provides customer support through the contact line at 505-325-3409.


  • New stops serving 20th Street Monday through SATURDAY
  • Additional stop to Brookside Park
  • Additional stop to Navajo Street
  • Additional stop to Berg Park
  • Additional stop to Center of Independence
  • Additional stop to San Juan College South Hutton Campus
  • Additional runs to Aztec at 10 am and 2 p.m.
  • Link up from/to Navajo Nation with the Navajo Transit
  • Red Route has been adjusted to arrive San Juan College by 8 a.m.
  • Aztec, Bloomfield, and Kirtland routes will arrive San Juan College by 8 a.m.
  • Saturday Teal route has runs every hour instead of every other hour
  • Saturday Paratransit has runs every hour instead of every other hour
  • Aztec now has on call to Microtel Inn and Suites
  • Bloomfield has new shelter at the Library.
  • San Juan County Detention Center now has on call
  • All current Farmington city stops remain!

  • MAP 2016

     Monday thru Friday Schedule (printable)
     Aztec, Bloomfield, Kirtland, and SATURDAY Schedule (printable)

    MAP 2016
    Farmington Lake Edition

    Map 2016
    Riverfest Edition

    Scheduling Dial-A-Ride Reservations
    Dial-A-Ride demand response service is available on a first come, first serve basis within the Farmington city limits only. Reservations for Paratransit and Dial-A Ride services can be made any time during system operational hours and on Sundays for the following Monday. Reservations may be made up to 30 days in advance. Paratransit reservations may be made for the following day service. Call 505-325-3409 to make reservations.

    Paratransit & Compliance
    Paratransit Application
    Paratransit Rider’s Guide
    Title VI Public Notice
    Title VI Complaint Process

    Hearing Impaired Information
    • Large print time schedules are now available for visually impaired customers upon request at 505-325-3409.
    • TDD Service is now available for the speech and hearing impaired through our telephone system at 505-325-3409.