There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Albuquerque by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Albuquerque  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Albuquerque (ABQ) BOS - ABQ

$123 - $441

5 alternative options

Fly to Santa Fe  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Santa Fe (SAF) BOS - SAF

$256 - $474

Train  •  47 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center Southwest Chief

$306 - $889

Train, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Albuquerque, Nm 1351 / ...

$268 - $722

Bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Albuquerque, Nm

$217 - $559

Drive  •  36 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Albuquerque 2232.9 miles

$210 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Albuquerque is to fly which costs $120 - $450 and takes 8 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Albuquerque is to fly which costs $120 - $450 and takes 8 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Albuquerque. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via New York, Ny and St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Albuquerque. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 59 min.

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The distance between Boston and Albuquerque is 1979 miles. The road distance is 2232.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Albuquerque without a car is to train which takes 47 h 59 min and costs $300 - $900.

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It takes approximately 8 h 59 min to get from Boston to Albuquerque, including transfers.

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Boston to Albuquerque bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Boston, MA - South Station.

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Boston to Albuquerque train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Albuquerque is to fly which takes 8 h 59 min and costs $120 - $450. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $300 - $900 and takes 47 h 59 min, you could also bus, which costs $210 - $600 and takes 2 days 5 h.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to Albuquerque Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Boston to Albuquerque.
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  • Distance: 1979.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 59 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Albuquerque, NM, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Boston to Albuquerque hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Albuquerque via Chicago Union Station in around 47 h 59 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Boston to Santa Fe via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Boston to Santa Fe via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Boston to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Boston to Santa Fe via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Boston to Santa Fe via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Boston to Santa Fe via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Boston to Santa Fe via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Austin
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Albuquerque via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
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 Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
25 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$300 - $440
Business Coach Seat
$360 - $500
Room
$650 - $950
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 Chicago, Il to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $210
Flexible
$250 - $330
Bus from New York, Ny to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$190 - $250
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $180
Flexible
$200 - $270
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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