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Airfares from $64 One Way, $127 Round Trip from Chicago to Albuquerque

Prices starting at $127 for return flights and $64 for one-way flights to Albuquerque were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Albuquerque

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code SAF
Distance 1115 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Air Canada, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 5:46PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 6:49PM UTC

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Airports in Chicago

The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.

Chicago Airport Parking

Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.

Chicago Airport Transportation

There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.

Chicago Airport Restaurants

Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.

Flights to Albuquerque

Albuquerque International Sunport, located three miles from the city's center, provides services for more than six million passengers each year. It is the state's largest airport, and numerous cheap flights to Albuquerque can be found on a daily basis. The airport hosts a large number of airlines, including American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta Air Lines, United Express, US Airways and Southwest. Both flight reservations and ticket purchases are possible through Orbitz.com. A second airport, Double Eagle II Airport, provides general aviation services for the area.

Transportation from the Airport

City buses and taxis provide transportation from Albuquerque Sunspot into the city. ABQ Ride offers a low-cost bus service into the city for only $1 per passenger. Taxis can be found outside baggage claim areas; fares are metered, so the cost will vary based on your destination.

Weather in Albuquerque

Albuquerque is generally sunny throughout the year, with mild highs and lows during the summer and winter. Summer highs average in the low 90s, with winter lows dropping into the 20s or 30s. Because the nearby mountains overshadow the city, little rain or snow falls during the year so visitors will not need rain gear.

Things to Do in Albuquerque

There are many things for visitors to do in Albuquerque. The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science and the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center are interesting cultural attractions. For those desiring a bit more excitement, the Rainbow Ryders provides hot air balloon rides with an incredible view of the region. Orbitz.com can help travelers find cheap flights to Albuquerque and popular attractions and activities to check out during their visits.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Albuquerque now?
If you’re wondering about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Chicago to Albuquerque, go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Albuquerque?
Have your credit card in hand, because there are two carriers that offer nonstop flights from O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) to Albuquerque Intl. Sunport Airport. Lock in an awesome deal with American Airlines or United Airlines.
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Albuquerque?
With the flight from Chicago to Albuquerque taking a minimum of 3 hours and 50 minutes, you’ll have plenty of time to relax and enjoy the experience. Indulge in a glass of red and get comfortable in your seat with a movie or novel.
What airlines fly from Chicago to Albuquerque most frequently?
Try American Airlines (AA). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) to Albuquerque, NM (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport). It operates 60 services on this route every month and is popular with passengers. If you can’t find the right flight there, have a look at United Airlines (UA). This airline is a fantastic alternative and operates 30 flights between Chicago and Albuquerque each month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Albuquerque?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Albuquerque have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Albuquerque with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Albuquerque without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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