There are 9 ways to get from Arizona to New Mexico by train, plane, taxi, bus 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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Train, fly to Albuquerque  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Jefferson/1st Ave to 44th St/Washington
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Albuquerque (ABQ) PHX - ABQ

$103 - $263

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Bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Albuquerque, Nm 1342 / ...

$45 - $120

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Fly to Roswell  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Roswell (ROW) PHX - ROW

$139 - $674

Fly to Santa Fe  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Santa Fe (SAF) PHX - SAF

$172 - $792

Fly to Durango, taxi  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Durango (DRO) PHX - DRO
  2. Take a taxi from Durango to Farmington

$272 - $912

Fly to El Paso, bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to El Paso (ELP) PHX - ELP
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal

$107 - $757

Fly to Cortez, drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Cortez (CEZ) PHX - CEZ
  2. Drive from Cortez to Farmington

$108 - $222

Bus, train  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Flagstaff, Az 1364
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center Southwest Chief

$75 - $206

Drive  •  7 h

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Albuquerque 467.3 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Arizona to New Mexico is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Arizona to New Mexico is to fly which costs $170 - $800 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Phoenix, Az and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 34 min.

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The distance between Arizona and New Mexico is 331 miles. The road distance is 467.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Arizona to New Mexico without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 34 min and costs $45 - $120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Arizona to New Mexico, including transfers.

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Arizona to New Mexico bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Phoenix, Az station.

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The best way to get from Arizona to New Mexico is to fly which takes 3 h 34 min and costs $130 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $120 and takes 9 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Albuquerque Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Arizona to New Mexico bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albuquerque, Nm station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arizona to New Mexico is 467 miles. It takes approximately 7 h to drive from Arizona to New Mexico.

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Boutique Air, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to Albuquerque Airport.

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Map of how to get from Arizona to New Mexico.
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  • Distance: 330.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Arizona, USA and New Mexico, USA?

American Airlines flies from Phoenix to Roswell once daily. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Phoenix to Albuquerque every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 9 h 34 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Phoenix to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Phoenix to Roswell
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Durango
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque via Silver City
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Phoenix to Cortez
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Train operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Website
valleymetro.org
Train from Jefferson/1st Ave to 44th St/Washington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Flagstaff Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 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
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.state.nm.us
Bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dot.state.nm.us
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 Phoenix, Az to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Flagstaff, Az
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Other operators
Taxi from Durango to Farmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Durango Taxi
Phone
+1 970-259-4818

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