Travel from ORD to ABQ

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$128 | 1d 11h 14min Flight$387 | 7h 36min Bus165 lb of CO2
  1. Flight$387
    7h 36min · 683 lb of CO2
  2. Train$212
    1d 2h 19min · 287 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$128
    1d 11h 14min · 195 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$151
    18h 55min · 214 lb of CO2

ORD airport Flights

bus tickets from ORD to ABQ

$387 · 7h 36min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $387
Travel Duration
7h 36min

bus tickets from MDW to ABQ

$388 · 7h 36min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $388
Travel Duration
7h 36min

ORD airport Trains

train tickets from Glenview to Albuquerque

$219 · 1d 2h 19min
AmtrakAmtrak GLN train to ABQ
Train Tickets
About $219
Travel Duration
1d 2h 19min
Glenview - GLN
Amtrak from GLN to CHIAmtrak · 22minEmpire Builder
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to ABQAmtrak · 1d 1h 57minSouthwest Chief
Albuquerque - ABQ

train tickets from Chicago to Albuquerque

$217 · 1d 1h 57min
AmtrakAmtrak CHI train to ABQ
Train Tickets
About $217
Travel Duration
1d 1h 57min
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to ABQAmtrak · 1d 1h 57minSouthwest Chief
Albuquerque - ABQ

train tickets from Naperville to Albuquerque

$212 · 1d 1h 20min
AmtrakAmtrak NPV train to ABQ
Train Tickets
About $212
Travel Duration
1d 1h 20min
Naperville - NPV
Amtrak from NPV to ABQAmtrak · 1d 1h 20minSouthwest Chief
Albuquerque - ABQ

train tickets from Homewood to Albuquerque

$220 · 1d 2h 27min
AmtrakAmtrak HMW train to ABQ
Train Tickets
About $220
Travel Duration
1d 2h 27min
Homewood - HMW
Amtrak from HMW to CHIAmtrak · 30minCity Of New Orleans
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to ABQAmtrak · 1d 1h 57minSouthwest Chief
Albuquerque - ABQ

ORD airport Buses

bus tickets from Chicago to Albuquerque

$128 · 1d 11h 14min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $128
Travel Duration
1d 11h 14min

bus tickets from Naperville to Albuquerque

$207 · 1d 5h 49min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $207
Travel Duration
1d 5h 49min

bus tickets from Markham to Albuquerque

$210 · 1d 6h 18min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $210
Travel Duration
1d 6h 18min

Drive from ORD airport

Driving from ORD to ABQ

$151 · 18h 55min

It's 1116 miles between ORD to ABQ. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 55min and 19h 52min from ORD to ABQ under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 48min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to ABQ 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 $150.

Our recommendation to ABQ

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from ORD to ABQ?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are flight, train, 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. Shuttle service may be available to ABQ. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

ORD to ABQ Albuquerque - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from ORD to ABQ is by bus. The bus costs $128 roughly and will take 1 day 11 hours 14 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from ORD to ABQ?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between ORD area and ABQ, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 2 hours 19 minutes. We recommend catching the train at GLN Glenview Amtrak, which is about 9 miles from ORD. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

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

The total distance between ORD and ABQ is 1116 miles and will take you about 18 hours 55 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

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