Travel from PDX to ABQ

Train
$279
1d 10h 15min
374 lb of CO2
Flight
$386
7h 35min
681 lb of CO2

PDX to ABQ Flights

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

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to ABQ from PDX, a flight is the quickest method.
Bus
$127
1d 10h 48min
193 lb of CO2
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Drive
$149
18h 46min
213 lb of CO2

Drive from PDX to ABQ

It's 1107 miles between PDX to ABQ. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 46min and 19h 42min from PDX to ABQ under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 39min 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 $149.

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

Because ABQ is so far away from PDX, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to ABQ 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 PDX to ABQ?

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.

PDX to ABQ NM - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from PDX 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 PDX/ABQ buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from PDX 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 PDX OR 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 PDX 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 PDX to ABQ?

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

Does Amtrak go from PDX to ABQ?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between PDX area and ABQ, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 10 hours 15 minutes. We recommend catching the train at PDX Portland Union Station, which is about 0 miles from PDX. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at LAX Los Angeles.

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

The total distance between PDX and ABQ is 1107 miles and will take you about 18 hours 46 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

PDX to ABQ 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 1,107 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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