The cheapest times to fly from ABQ to OAJ are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • August 6th to September 30th
  • October 15th to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ABQ to OAJ is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $981 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $278 for Wednesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Jacksonville

Flying from Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) to Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC (OAJ) will usually cost between $315 to $728 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $341. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $639. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $298 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $478 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ABQ to OAJ flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ABQ to OAJ route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ABQ to OAJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ABQ to OAJ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Albuquerque. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OAJ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ABQ. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $179 (31%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $404. Return trip prices are from the OAJ to ABQ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ABQ to OAJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ABQ to OAJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Wilmington International Airport (ILM) in Wilmington, NC

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from OAJ
  • Usually 21.97% less expensive than OAJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See ABQ to ILM flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from OAJ
  • Usually 20.92% less expensive than OAJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See ABQ to RDU flights

Destination alternative #3: Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport (FAY) in Fayetteville, NC

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from OAJ
  • Usually 6.49% less expensive than OAJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See ABQ to FAY flights

Destination alternative #4: Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) in Myrtle Beach, SC

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from OAJ
  • Usually 5.54% less expensive than OAJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See ABQ to MYR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ABQ to OAJ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Albert J Ellis Airport to Albuquerque International Sunport Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1636 miles or 2633 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ABQ to OAJ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ABQ to OAJ flight is about 3 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Albuquerque, NM and Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from ABQ to OAJ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ABQ
Origination airport name Albuquerque International Sunport Airport
City Albuquerque, NM
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -106.6

Return Airport

Destination code OAJ
Destination airport name Albert J Ellis Airport
City Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 34.8
Longitude -77.6


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