Distance between Amarillo TX and Albuquerque NM

The distance from Amarillo to Albuquerque is 287 miles by road including 286 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 16 minutes and goes through Tucumcari, Santa Rosa, Vega, Bard, San Jon and Edgewood.

Shortest distance by air 272 mi ✈️
Car route length 287.1 mi 🚗
Driving time 4 h 16 min
Fuel amount 9.8 gal
Fuel cost 37.7 USD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
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Point Distance Time Fuel
Amarillo 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
I 40 12 mi, 12 min
Bushland 12 mi 0:12 12 min 0.4 gal
I 40 11 mi, 09 min
Wildorado 24 mi 0:21 21 min 0.5 gal
I 40 11 mi, 09 min
Vega 34 mi 0:31 31 min 1.1 gal
I 40 46 mi, 40 min
Bard 80 mi 1:11 1 h 11 min 2.5 gal
I 40 11 mi, 09 min
San Jon 91 mi 1:21 1 h 21 min 2.9 gal
I 40 22 mi, 19 min
Tucumcari 112 mi 1:40 1 h 40 min 3.7 gal
I 40 53 mi, 47 min
Santa Rosa 166 mi 2:27 2 h 27 min 5.4 gal
I 40 88 mi, 1 h 17 min
Edgewood 254 mi 3:44 3 h 44 min 8.4 gal
I 40 34 mi, 31 min
Albuquerque 287 mi 4:16 4 h 16 min 9.7 gal
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Amarillo 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
I 40 12 mi, 12 min
Bushland 12 mi 0:12 12 min 0.4 gal
I 40 11 mi, 09 min
Wildorado 24 mi 0:21 21 min 0.5 gal
I 40 11 mi, 09 min
Vega 34 mi 0:31 31 min 1.1 gal
I 40 7 mi, 06 min
Landergin 42 mi 0:37 37 min 1.2 gal
I 40 10 mi, 08 min
Gruhlkey 51 mi 0:46 46 min 1.6 gal
I 40 29 mi, 25 min
Bard 80 mi 1:11 1 h 11 min 2.5 gal
I 40 11 mi, 09 min
San Jon 91 mi 1:21 1 h 21 min 2.9 gal
I 40 22 mi, 19 min
Tucumcari 112 mi 1:40 1 h 40 min 3.7 gal
I 40 36 mi, 31 min
Newkirk 149 mi 2:12 2 h 12 min 4.9 gal
I 40 17 mi, 15 min
Santa Rosa 166 mi 2:27 2 h 27 min 5.4 gal
I 40 49 mi, 43 min
Clines Corners 215 mi 3:10 3 h 10 min 6.4 gal
I 40 39 mi, 34 min
Edgewood 254 mi 3:44 3 h 44 min 8.4 gal
I 40 11 mi, 10 min
Los Pinos 265 mi 3:55 3 h 55 min 9.0 gal
I 40 2 mi, 02 min
Zamora 268 mi 3:57 3 h 57 min 9.1 gal
I 40 2 mi, 01 min
Canyon Estates 270 mi 3:59 3 h 59 min 9.2 gal
I 40 5 mi, 04 min
Carnuel 275 mi 4:03 4 h 03 min 9.3 gal
I 40 13 mi, 12 min
Albuquerque 287 mi 4:16 4 h 16 min 9.7 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Amarillo to Albuquerque?

Fuel cost: 37.7 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 287.1 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 3.86 USD / gal)

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How long is a car ride from Amarillo to Albuquerque?

Driving time: 4 h 16 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 254 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 3 h 44 min
  • 24 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 21 min
  • 7 mi with a maximum speed 60 mph = 6 min
  • 1 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 1 min
  • 1 mi with a maximum speed 35 mph = 1 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Amarillo to Albuquerque by land?

The distance between Amarillo and Albuquerque is 287.1 mi by road including 285.8 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Amarillo and Albuquerque respectively.

How far is Amarillo to Albuquerque by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Amarillo and Albuquerque is 272.2 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Amarillo and Albuquerque respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Amarillo from Albuquerque by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 32 min to cover the distance of 272 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 59 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Amarillo to Albuquerque?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 1 h 49 min to cover the distance of 272 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 2 h 5 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Amarillo and Albuquerque?

The halfway point between Amarillo and Albuquerque is Newkirk. It is located about 5 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Newkirk to Amarillo is 149 mi and driving will take about 2 h 12 min. The road between Newkirk and Albuquerque has length 139 mi and will take approximately 2 h 4 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Santa Rosa is in 166 mi from Amarillo and 121 mi from Albuquerque
  • Tucumcari is in 112 mi from Amarillo and 175 mi from Albuquerque

Where is Amarillo in relation to Albuquerque?

Amarillo is located 272 mi east of Albuquerque.

Amarillo has geographic coordinates: latitude 35.20722, longitude -101.83382.

Albuquerque has geographic coordinates: latitude 35.0841, longitude -106.65099.

Which highway goes from Amarillo to Albuquerque?

The route from Amarillo to Albuquerque follows I 40.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • US 54: 56 mi
  • US 84: 16 mi
  • US 60: 1 mi
  • US 87: 1 mi
The distance between Amarillo and Albuquerque is ranked 920th in the ranking popularity.
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