There are 9 ways to get from Salt Lake City to New Mexico by plane, taxi, bus, train, night 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  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Albuquerque (ABQ) SLC - ABQ

$164 - $334

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co 1314 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Albuquerque, Nm 9251

$102 - $258

7 alternative options

Fly to Santa Fe  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Santa Fe (SAF) SLC - SAF

$222 - $892

Fly to Roswell  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Roswell (ROW) SLC - ROW

$190 - $774

Fly to Durango, taxi  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Durango (DRO) SLC - DRO
  2. Take a taxi from Durango to Farmington

$322 - $1,062

Fly to El Paso, bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to El Paso (ELP) SLC - ELP
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal

$298 - $388

Train, night bus  •  24 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the night bus from Denver, Co to Albuquerque, Nm 9263

$130 - $352

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  27 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Denver, CO to Colorado Springs
  3. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Raton
  4. Take the train from Raton Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center

Drive  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Albuquerque 604 miles

$55 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to New Mexico is to drive which costs $55 - $90 and takes 11 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to New Mexico is to fly which costs $160 - $340 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and New Mexico is 539 miles. The road distance is 604 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Salt Lake City to New Mexico, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City to New Mexico. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and New Mexico, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Salt Lake City to Albuquerque every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to Albuquerque via Denver, Co in around 21 h 55 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Fe via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Salt Lake City to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Roswell via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Durango via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Durango via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Salt Lake City to Durango via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $380
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $380
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $440
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Albuquerque via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $450
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $450
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $450
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $450
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $450
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$350 - $480
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
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.state.nm.us
Bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dot.state.nm.us
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
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 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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Colorado Springs
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Durango to Farmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Durango Taxi
Phone
+1 970-259-4818

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