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

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Fly  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Albuquerque (ABQ) AUS - ABQ

$122 - $414

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Bus via Amarillo, Tx  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 895 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm

$100 - $252

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  22 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
  3. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm

$113 - $202

Train, bus  •  25 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm 9276 / ...

$128 - $346

Drive  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Albuquerque 816.2 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Albuquerque. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via San Antonio, Tx and Amarillo, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 15 min.

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The distance between Austin and Albuquerque is 619 miles. The road distance is 816.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Albuquerque without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Austin to Albuquerque, including transfers.

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Austin to Albuquerque bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Austin, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Austin to Albuquerque is to fly which takes 4 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Austin Airport to Albuquerque Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Austin to Albuquerque bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albuquerque, Nm station.

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Albuquerque is 1 h behind Austin. It is currently 8:13 PM in Austin and 7:13 PM in Albuquerque.

Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Albuquerque is 816 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 56 min to drive from Austin to Albuquerque.

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  • Distance: 619 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Albuquerque, NM, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Allegiant Air and two other airlines fly from Austin to Albuquerque hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Albuquerque via San Antonio, Tx and Amarillo, Tx in around 19 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
19 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Room
$400 - $550
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 Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Austin to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$15 - $21
Ejecutivo
$14 - $16
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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Allegiant Air, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Albuquerque Airport.

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Book your Austin to Albuquerque bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Albuquerque. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 28 min and costs .

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