The cheapest times to fly from ANC to ABQ are
- January 1st to March 4th
- July 30th to November 18th (except the week of October 1st)
- early December
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 ANC to ABQ is mid August. Prices can be as high as $1170 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $388 for Tuesday flights around mid August.
When to Fly to Albuquerque
Flying from Anchorage, AK (ANC) to Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) will usually cost between $426 to $755 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $423. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $792. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $504 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ANC to ABQ flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ANC to ABQ route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ANC to ABQ flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Anchorage. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $81 (14%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $496. Return trip prices are from the ABQ to ANC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ANC 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 5 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking ANC 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 ANC to ABQ — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $493
- Average savings: $12 (2.28%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ANC to ABQ? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Albuquerque International Sunport Airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2613 miles or 4205 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ANC to ABQ?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ANC to ABQ flight is about 5 hour 41 minutes.
How many flights go between Anchorage, AK and Albuquerque, NM?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from ANC to ABQ.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Albuquerque International Sunport Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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