Transportation information for Las Cruces is provided below. Travel information includes driving directions, maps, airport information and more.
Crossing into Mexico
As of January 31, 2008, to cross both into and out of Mexico by car or by foot, you will need a passport. Alternatively, you can provide a government-issued photo id (like a driver's license) plus proof of U.S. citizenship (like a birth certificate).
To learn more about border crossings, refer to the U.S. state department page.
Las Cruces International Airport (505-526-4831) serves Las Cruces and Dona Ana County and is approximately 8 miles outside of town. Las Cruces International is one of the largest airports in southern New Mexico, offering hundreds of flights departing and arriving daily.
Map + Directions
Las Cruces is best accessed by car from north/south I-25 or from the west via I-10 which leads into Arizona. If coming from Roswell, Carlsbad, or Alamogordo, US-70 leads right into Las Cruces.