Albuquerque to GLP Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $33
Fastest Way Train — 2h 48min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 23 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 122 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak
$42 · 2h 48min · 31 lb of CO2
+1 more option
$33 · 4h 3min · 23 lb of CO2
Albuquerque to Gallup
+1 more option
$16 · 2h 21min · 27 lb of CO2
Albuquerque to GLP

Drive from Albuquerque to GLP

It's 122 miles between Albuquerque to GLP. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 21min and 2h 28min from Albuquerque to GLP under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 35min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to GLP 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 $16.

What is the best way to travel from Albuquerque to GLP?

The are 3 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Albuquerque to GLP. The fastest way out of Albuquerque towards Gallup is by bus, as it is the quickest to the GLP area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $33. Amtrak operates from Albuquerque to GLP, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Albuquerque to GLP?

On your trip from Albuquerque to GLP, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from Albuquerque to GLP NM?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Albuquerque to GLP. 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 GLP is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Albuquerque/GLP buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Albuquerque 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 Albuquerque NM and GLP 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 Albuquerque to GLP? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of GLP 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 GLP 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 Albuquerque to GLP?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Albuquerque to GLP is by bus. The bus costs $33 roughly and will take 4 hours 3 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Albuquerque to GLP?

Amtrak costs about $42 between Albuquerque and GLP. In total, the train will take roughly 2 hours 48 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at ABQ Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center, which is 1 miles from Albuquerque. Further, once you arrive at GLP Gallup Amtrak or you will still have 0 miles to GLP.

How long does it take from Albuquerque to GLP by car?

The total distance between Albuquerque and GLP is 122 miles and will take you about 2 hours 21 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $16.

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak Amtrak from Albuquerque to GLP
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