The cheapest times to fly from CUU to ABQ are

  • January 15th to February 25th
  • May 14th to October 14th (except the weeks of July 23rd, July 30th, and September 10th)

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 CUU to ABQ is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1466 for Saturday flights during early May, or as low as $197 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Albuquerque

Flying from Chihuahua (CUU) to Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) will usually cost between $210 to $825 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $604. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $944. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $340 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $712 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CUU to ABQ flight.

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

CUU to ABQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CUU to ABQ flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chihuahua. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.01, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $303 (36%) 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 $467. Return trip prices are from the ABQ to CUU 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 CUU to ABQ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 46 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking CUU 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 CUU to ABQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (CUU > MEX > ABQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $490
  • Average savings: $222 (31.2%)

See CUU to SAT flights

Hack #2: San Antonio, TX (CUU > SAT > ABQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $555
  • Average savings: $157 (22%)

See CUU to MEX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (CUU > SFO > ABQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $569
  • Average savings: $143 (20.03%)

See CUU to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Albuquerque International Sunport Airport to General Roberto Fierro Villalobos International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 439 miles or 707 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CUU to ABQ flight is about 1 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Chihuahua and Albuquerque, NM?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 44 available flights from CUU to ABQ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CUU
Origination airport name General Roberto Fierro Villalobos International Airport
City Chihuahua
Country Mexico
Latitude 28.7
Longitude -106

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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