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

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Fly from San Antonio  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Albuquerque (ABQ) SAT - ABQ

$112 - $552

Cheapest option

Bus via Amarillo, Tx  •  17 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Amarillo, Tx 7260
  2. Take the bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm 1333 / ...

$86 - $218

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Bus to Austin, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Albuquerque (ABQ) AUS - ABQ

$138 - $451

Train, bus  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Las Cruces, Nm
  3. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm

$125 - $333

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  18 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm Matamoros-Tijuana Airport
  2. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm 9276 / ...

$98 - $172

Drive  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Drive from San Antonio to Albuquerque 822.4 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to Albuquerque is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 13 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Antonio to Albuquerque is to fly which costs $110 - $550 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Antonio to Albuquerque. However, there are services departing from San Antonio, Tx and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via Amarillo, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 17 min.

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The distance between San Antonio and Albuquerque is 620 miles. The road distance is 822.4 miles.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to Albuquerque without a car is to train and bus which takes 17 h 3 min and costs $120 - $340.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from San Antonio to Albuquerque, including transfers.

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San Antonio to Albuquerque bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Antonio, Tx station.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to Albuquerque is to fly which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $110 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $220 and takes 17 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from San Antonio Airport to Albuquerque Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 51 min.

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

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Albuquerque is 1 h behind San Antonio. It is currently 8:13 AM in San Antonio and 7:13 AM in Albuquerque.

Yes, the driving distance between San Antonio to Albuquerque is 822 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 22 min to drive from San Antonio to Albuquerque.

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Map of how to get from San Antonio to Albuquerque.
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  • Distance: 619.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

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

Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from San Antonio to Albuquerque hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Antonio to Albuquerque via Amarillo, Tx in around 17 h 17 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Antonio to Albuquerque via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from San Antonio to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Antonio to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Antonio to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Antonio to Albuquerque via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Austin to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
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 San Antonio Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
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 San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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