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The cheapest times to fly from PHX to ABQ are

  • August 6th to February 4th (except the weeks of October 1st and December 17th)

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 PHX to ABQ is early November. Prices can be as high as $972 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $192 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Albuquerque

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) will usually cost between $196 to $405 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $198. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $479. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $281 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $235 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to ABQ flight.

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

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PHX to ABQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to ABQ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $43 (16%) 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 $233. Return trip prices are from the ABQ to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHX 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 34 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from PHX to ABQ while comparing.

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

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from ABQ
  • Usually 11.91% less expensive than ABQ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to SAF flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Advanced Air, Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Albuquerque International Sunport Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 328 miles or 528 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to ABQ flight is about 1 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Albuquerque, NM?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from PHX to ABQ.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codePHX
Origination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.4
Longitude-112

Return Airport

Destination codeABQ
Destination airport nameAlbuquerque International Sunport Airport
CityAlbuquerque, NM
Countrythe United States
Latitude35
Longitude-106.6

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PHX to ABQ tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 24% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 22% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ABQ heading for PHX about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Albuquerque, NM is about 3 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 9 minutes late
  • SkyWest: 11 minutes late
  • Mesa: 8 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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