Travel from ABQ to VAN

1d 10h 15min
376 lb of CO2
7h 35min
681 lb of CO2

ABQ to VAN Flights

There are 1 airports — ABQ — that make sense to fly out of from ABQ and 1 airports — PDX — to access VAN. The best deals are usually found by flying out of ABQ.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to VAN from ABQ, a flight is the quickest method.
1d 10h 48min
193 lb of CO2
18h 50min
214 lb of CO2

Drive from ABQ to VAN

It's 1111 miles between ABQ to VAN. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 50min and 19h 47min from ABQ to VAN under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 44min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to VAN by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

What is the best way to travel from ABQ to VAN?

Because VAN is so far away from ABQ, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to VAN do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from ABQ to VAN?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, flight, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

ABQ to VAN WA - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from ABQ to VAN. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to VAN is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the ABQ/VAN buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from ABQ is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between ABQ NM and VAN during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from ABQ to VAN? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of VAN traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to VAN is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from ABQ to VAN?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from ABQ to VAN is by bus. The bus costs $127 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 48 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from ABQ to VAN?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between ABQ area and VAN, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 10 hours 24 minutes. We recommend catching the train at ABQ Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center, which is about 0 miles from ABQ. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at LAX Los Angeles.

How long does it take from ABQ to VAN by car?

The total distance between ABQ and VAN is 1111 miles and will take you about 18 hours 50 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

ABQ to VAN Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $127
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 35min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 166 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, flight, bus and by car
Distance 1,111 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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