There are 5 ways to get from Lubbock 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Albuquerque  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Lubbock (LBB) to Albuquerque (ABQ) LBB - ABQ

$330 - $1,523

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Lubbock, Tx to Big Spring, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Big Spring, Tx to El Paso, Tx
  3. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Albuquerque, NM

$87 - $183

3 alternative options

Fly to Santa Fe  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Lubbock (LBB) to Santa Fe (SAF) LBB - SAF

$463 - $1,886

Bus, train  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lubbock, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Amarillo, Tx to Raton
  3. Take the train from Raton Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center

$89 - $226

Drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Lubbock to Albuquerque 405 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lubbock to Albuquerque is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lubbock to Albuquerque is to fly which costs $330 - $1,600 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Lubbock and Albuquerque is 294 miles. The road distance is 405 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Lubbock to Albuquerque, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lubbock to Albuquerque. However, there are services departing from Lubbock, Tx and arriving at Albuquerque, NM via Big Spring, Tx and El Paso, TX. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 27 min.

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

United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from Lubbock to Albuquerque hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lubbock to Albuquerque via Big Spring, Tx, El Paso, Tx, and El Paso, TX in around 14 h 27 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lubbock to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Lubbock to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Lubbock to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Lubbock to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Lubbock to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Lubbock to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Lubbock to Albuquerque via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lubbock to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Lubbock to Albuquerque via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Lubbock to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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
Once 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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lubbock, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Raton
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Lubbock, Tx to Big Spring, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Big Spring, Tx to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso, TX to Albuquerque, NM
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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