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There are 5 ways to get from Albuquerque to Alamosa by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, bus, drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to Raton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Raton to Walsenburg
  3. Drive from Walsenburg to Alamosa

$65 - $152

4 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, NM to Colorado Springs, CO
  2. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Walsenburg
  3. Drive from Walsenburg to Alamosa

$67 - $104

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Alamosa 203.2 miles

$19 - $29

Fly from Albuquerque  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Alamosa (ALS) ABQ - ALS

$162 - $665

Shuttle to Santa Fe, fly  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Santa Fe, NM - Airport
  2. Fly from Santa Fe (SAF) to Alamosa (ALS) SAF - ALS

$255 - $978

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Alamosa is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albuquerque to Alamosa is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Albuquerque and Alamosa is 171 miles. The road distance is 203.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to get from Albuquerque to Alamosa, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Albuquerque Airport to Alamosa Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albuquerque to Alamosa is 203 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to drive from Albuquerque to Alamosa.

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Boutique Air offer flights from Albuquerque Airport to Alamosa Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Alamosa. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to Albuquerque Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 12 min and costs $1.

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Map of how to get from Albuquerque to Alamosa.
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  • Distance: 171.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 34 min

What companies run services between Albuquerque, NM, USA and Alamosa, CO, USA?

United Airlines, Boutique Air and three other airlines fly from Albuquerque to Alamosa hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Albuquerque to Alamosa via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Albuquerque to Alamosa via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Albuquerque to Alamosa via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Fe to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to Raton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raton to Walsenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Walsenburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Albuquerque, NM to Colorado Springs, CO
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Mountain View Shuttle
Website
mountainviewshuttle.com
Shuttle from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Santa Fe, NM - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
mountainviewshuttle.com

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