There are 5 ways to get from Detroit to Albuquerque by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Albuquerque  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Albuquerque (ABQ) DTW - ABQ

$263 - $1,103

Cheapest option

Bus  •  35 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Chicago, Il 5515 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Albuquerque, Nm 1351 / ...

$162 - $407

3 alternative options

Fly to Santa Fe  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Santa Fe (SAF) DTW - SAF

$406 - $1,466

Train  •  31 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Wolverine
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center Southwest Chief

$221 - $628

Drive  •  25 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Albuquerque 1600.7 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Albuquerque, NM, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Detroit to Albuquerque hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Detroit to Albuquerque via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 31 h 54 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Santa Fe via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Santa Fe via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Santa Fe via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Albuquerque via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
25 h 55 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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit and Albuquerque is 2192 km. The road distance is 2561 km.

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Albuquerque is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 25 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Detroit to Albuquerque is to fly which takes 8 h 2 min and costs $260 - $1,100.

No, there is no direct train from Detroit to Albuquerque. However, there are services departing from Detroit Amtrak and arriving at Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 54 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Albuquerque. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to get from Detroit to Albuquerque, including transfers.