The New Mexico Rail Runner Express is proud to offer Quiet Cars on select weekday trains for our commuters. The Quiet Carwill be identified with signage outside and inside the car, and will always be the car closest to the locomotive of a designated train.
Quiet Car Commute Etiquette
Refrain from cell phone use. If you need to make or receive a call, please move to another car.
Disable sound feature on mobile devices and laptops.
Conduct conversations in subdued voices and for brief periods of time.
Maintain low headphone volume to avoid distracting other passengers
The New Mexico Rail Runner Express hopes all passengers will remember to treat their fellow passengers with courtesy and respect, no matter where they are sitting.
Please email Rio Metro with your comments or suggestions regarding the New Mexico Rail Runner Express Quiet Car Program.
Identify Quiet Cars
The Quiet Car will be identified with signage outside and inside the car, and will always be the car closest to the locomotive of a designated train. Trains with Quiet Cars are indicated with a triangle next to the train number on the weekday schedule.
Please note that in event of extreme weather or other operational conditions, it may be necessary to suspend the Quiet Car designation for a specific train(s). On-board announcements will be made advising passengers.