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Flights to Albuquerque

Book flights to Albuquerque

Albuquerque, located in central New Mexico, is a city with a mix of cultural influences and natural beauty. It's a good choice for travellers interested in both outdoor activities and historical sites. Albuquerque offers historical attractions like Old Town, a preserved Spanish colonial district with shops and museums. The city also has the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center which showcases the heritage of the area's indigenous tribes. For those who enjoy the outdoors, Albuquerque is surrounded by mountains and desert landscapes. You can visit the Sandia Mountains for hiking or take a ride on the Sandia Peak Tramway for scenic views. The city also has botanical gardens and a zoo. Albuquerque caters to a variety of interests, making it a well-rounded destination for a trip.

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Airports near Albuquerque

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Albuquerque. Here's 4 airports that serve Albuquerque.

Albuquerque International Sunport

This is the primary airport serving Albuquerque and is located just 5 miles southeast of downtown. It offers a wide range of domestic and limited international flights.


Santa Fe Regional Airport

Located approximately 60 miles north of Albuquerque, this airport serves as a convenient alternative for travellers heading to Santa Fe or the northern parts of New Mexico. It offers limited commercial flights.


El Paso International Airport

Situated about 230 miles south of Albuquerque, this airport serves as a major gateway to the region. While it is a bit further away, it offers a wider range of flight options and can be reached by driving or taking a connecting flight.


Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

Although it is located around 420 miles southwest of Albuquerque, Phoenix Sky Harbor is a major hub with numerous flight connections. If you are unable to find a suitable flight directly to Albuquerque, this airport can be a good option for connecting flights.

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Did you know that you can buy your flights to Albuquerque now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Albuquerque over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Albuquerque gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Albuquerque

Exploring Albuquerque's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

Experience the Magic of the Sky

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta - Witness the world's largest hot air balloon festival, where the sky comes alive with hundreds of vibrant colours. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime spectacle that will leave you breathless.

Step Back in Time

Old Town Albuquerque - Explore the heart of Albuquerque's rich history and culture. Wander through centuries-old adobe buildings, visit fascinating museums, and indulge in unique Southwestern cuisine.

Elevate Your Adventure

Sandia Peak Tramway - Ascend to the top of the Sandia Mountains on the world's longest aerial tramway. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the Rio Grande Valley and the Land of Enchantment.

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