There are 2 ways to get from Albuquerque to Carlsbad Caverns National Park by plane or car

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Fly  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Carlsbad (CNM) ABQ - CNM

$151 - $261

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Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Carlsbad Caverns National Park 306.6 miles

$30 - $45

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The distance between Albuquerque and Carlsbad Caverns National Park is 239 miles. The road distance is 306.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Albuquerque to Carlsbad Caverns National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Albuquerque Airport to Carlsbad Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albuquerque to Carlsbad Caverns National Park is 307 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to drive from Albuquerque to Carlsbad Caverns National Park.

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Boutique Air offers flights from Albuquerque Airport to Carlsbad Airport.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to Albuquerque Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Albuquerque to Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
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  • Distance: 239.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between Albuquerque, NM, USA and Carlsbad Caverns National Park, NM, USA?

Boutique Air flies from Albuquerque to Carlsbad Caverns National Park twice daily.

Airlines
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Carlsbad
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $190

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