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

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Bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Fe to El Paso, TX Greeley to El Paso

$53 - $77

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Fe Depot to Downtown Albuquerque New Mexico Rail Runner
  2. Take the bus from Albuquerque, NM to El Paso, TX Greeley to El Paso

$53 - $74

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Santa Fe to El Paso 329.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Santa Fe  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Santa Fe (SAF) to El Paso (ELP) SAF - ELP

$234 - $990

Shuttle to Albuquerque, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Santa Fe, NM to Albuquerque International Airport, NM
  2. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to El Paso (ELP) ABQ - ELP

$190 - $835

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Fe to El Paso is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Fe to El Paso is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Santa Fe and El Paso is 275 miles. The road distance is 329.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Fe to El Paso without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 55 min and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Santa Fe to El Paso, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Santa Fe to El Paso is to bus which takes 5 h 55 min and costs $50 - $80. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $230 - $1,000 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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There is no direct flight from Santa Fe Airport to El Paso Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 6 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Fe to El Paso is 330 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to drive from Santa Fe to El Paso.

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

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There are 119+ hotels available in El Paso. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Fe to El Paso.
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  • Distance: 274.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

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

EPLA Limo Express operates a bus from Santa Fe to El Paso twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Santa Fe to El Paso hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Fe to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Fe to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Fe to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Fe to El Paso via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albuquerque to El Paso via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Rio Metro Regional Transit District
Phone
1-866-795-7245
Email
riometro@mrcog-nm.gov
Website
riometro.org
Train from Santa Fe Depot to Downtown Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
riometro.org
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Santa Fe to El Paso, TX
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Bus from Albuquerque, NM to El Paso, TX
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Sandia Shuttle Express
Website
sandiashuttle.com
Shuttle from Santa Fe, NM to Albuquerque International Airport, NM
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
sandiashuttle.com

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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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