There are 5 ways to get from Santa Fe to Amarillo by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Lamy Amtrak to Raton Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take the bus from Raton to Amarillo, Tx 7311

$77 - $195

4 alternative options

Bus  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Fe to Colorado Springs, CO El Paso
  2. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Amarillo, Tx 7309 / ...

$90 - $174

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Santa Fe to Amarillo 281 miles

$27 - $40

Fly from Santa Fe  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Santa Fe (SAF) to Amarillo (AMA) SAF - AMA

$295 - $1,166

Fly from Albuquerque  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Amarillo (AMA) ABQ - AMA

$251 - $1,011

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Fe to Amarillo is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Fe to Amarillo is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Santa Fe and Amarillo is 235 miles. The road distance is 281 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Fe to Amarillo without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 26 min and costs $75 - $200.

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It takes approximately 10 h 26 min to get from Santa Fe to Amarillo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Santa Fe to Amarillo is to bus which takes 14 h 9 min and costs $90 - $180. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $290 - $1,200 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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There is no direct flight from Santa Fe Airport to Amarillo Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Amarillo is 1 h ahead of Santa Fe. It is currently 9:39 AM in Santa Fe and 10:39 AM in Amarillo.

Yes, the driving distance between Santa Fe to Amarillo is 281 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to drive from Santa Fe to Amarillo.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Santa Fe Airport to Amarillo Airport.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Amarillo. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santa Fe to Santa Fe Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs $30 - $40.

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Map of how to get from Santa Fe to Amarillo.
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  • Distance: 234.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 26 min

What companies run services between Santa Fe, NM, USA and Amarillo, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Fe to Amarillo via Santa Fe, Colorado Springs, CO, 2900 E Fountain, Weber/Cucharras, and Colorado Springs, Co in around 14 h 9 min. Alternatively, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Santa Fe to Amarillo every 3 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Fe to Amarillo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Albuquerque to Amarillo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Albuquerque to Amarillo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Fe to Amarillo via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Fe to Amarillo via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Albuquerque to Amarillo via Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Albuquerque to Amarillo via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Amarillo via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Albuquerque to Amarillo via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
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 Lamy Amtrak to Raton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $270
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 Raton to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Santa Fe to Colorado Springs, CO
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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