There are 3 ways to get from Santa Fe to Carlsbad Caverns National Park by plane or car

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Fly Albuquerque to Carlsbad  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Carlsbad (CNM) ABQ - CNM

$178 - $293

2 alternative options

Fly Santa Fe to Roswell, drive  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Santa Fe (SAF) to Roswell (ROW) SAF - ROW
  2. Drive from Roswell to Carlsbad Caverns National Park

$271 - $1,153

Drive  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Santa Fe to Carlsbad Caverns National Park 297.3 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Fe to Carlsbad Caverns National Park is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 6 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Fe to Carlsbad Caverns National Park is to fly which costs $170 - $300 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Santa Fe and Carlsbad Caverns National Park is 259 miles. The road distance is 297.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Santa Fe to Carlsbad Caverns National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Santa Fe, NM, USA and Carlsbad Caverns National Park, NM, USA?

Boutique Air flies from Santa Fe to Carlsbad Caverns National Park twice daily.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Fe to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Fe to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Carlsbad
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $190

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Trips to Carlsbad Caverns National Park