There are 5 ways to get from Denver to Albuquerque 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 to Albuquerque  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Albuquerque (ABQ) DEN - ABQ

$110 - $260

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Albuquerque, Nm 9251

$45 - $120

3 alternative options

Fly to Santa Fe  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Santa Fe (SAF) DEN - SAF

$233 - $513

Bus, train  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
  2. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Raton
  3. Take the train from Raton Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center

$79 - $200

Drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Albuquerque 449.7 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Denver to Albuquerque is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Denver to Albuquerque is to fly which takes 3 h 54 min and costs $110 - $260.

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The distance between Denver and Albuquerque is 538 km. The road distance is 720 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Denver to Albuquerque, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Denver, Co and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Denver, CO, USA and Albuquerque, NM, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Frontier Airlines fly from Denver to Albuquerque every 3 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Denver to Albuquerque every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 8 h 40 min. EPLA Limo Express also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Denver to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Denver to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Denver to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raton Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Raton
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Albuquerque, NM
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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