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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Albuquerque, line 44 bus, line 50 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Phoenix (PHX) ABQ - PHX
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Sky Train Station to 44th St & Camelback Rd
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Camelback Rd & 44th St to Scottsdale Rd & Camelback Rd

$105 - $269

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Bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, Nm to Phoenix, Az 1333 / ...

$52 - $123

3 alternative options

Fly from Santa Fe, line 44 bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Santa Fe (SAF) to Phoenix (PHX) SAF - PHX
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Sky Train Station to 44th St & Camelback Rd

$228 - $922

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to Flagstaff Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Flagstaff, AZ to Phoenix, AZ 8561

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Scottsdale 473.8 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Scottsdale is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albuquerque to Scottsdale is to fly and line 44 bus and line 50 bus which costs $100 - $270 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Albuquerque and Scottsdale is 321 miles. The road distance is 473.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Albuquerque to Scottsdale, including transfers.

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There are 869+ hotels available in Scottsdale. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Albuquerque to Scottsdale.
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  • Distance: 320.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between Albuquerque, NM, USA and Scottsdale, AZ, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Albuquerque to Scottsdale every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Santa Fe to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Phoenix via Silver City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Bus operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Website
valleymetro.org
Bus from Sky Train Station to 44th St & Camelback Rd
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Bus from Camelback Rd & 44th St to Scottsdale Rd & Camelback Rd
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albuquerque, Nm to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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