Albuquerque International Sunport. The major gateway to New Mexico is Albuquerque International Sunport, a well-designed and attractive art-filled facility that's just 5 miles southeast of Downtown and 3 miles south of UNM/Nob Hill. There's a free ABQ Ride bus shuttle service on weekdays from the airport to Downtown's Alvarado Transportation Center, where you can connect with Rail Runner service. 2200 Sunport Blvd. SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87106. 505/244–7700; abqsunport.com.