The cheapest times to fly from AMS to ABQ are

  • October 22nd to April 22nd (except the week of December 24th)

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 AMS to ABQ is late January. Prices can be as high as $1774 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $976 for Thursday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Albuquerque

Flying from Amsterdam (AMS) to Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) will usually cost between $980 to $1568 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1010. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1613. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $603 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1069 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AMS to ABQ flight.

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

AMS to ABQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AMS to ABQ flight is priced close to the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Amsterdam. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ABQ, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AMS. Saturdays 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 $118 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1096. Return trip prices are from the ABQ to AMS 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 AMS to ABQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 13 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 AMS to ABQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Santa Fe Municipal Airport (SAF) in Santa Fe, NM

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from ABQ
  • Usually 1.54% less expensive than ABQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See AMS to SAF flights


Flight Hacking AMS to ABQ

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AMS to ABQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (AMS > LGA > ABQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $627
  • Average savings: $443 (41.39%)

See AMS to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (AMS > JFK > ABQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $655
  • Average savings: $414 (38.73%)

See AMS to LGA flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (AMS > EWR > ABQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $685
  • Average savings: $385 (35.97%)

See AMS to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Air Transat, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Albuquerque International Sunport Airport to Schiphol Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5127 miles or 8251 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AMS to ABQ flight is about 10 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Amsterdam and Albuquerque, NM?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from AMS to ABQ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AMS
Origination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8

Return Airport

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


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