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Cheap Flights to Albuquerque International Sunport

Cheap Flights to Albuquerque International Sunport

Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ), also known as Albuquerque Airport, is an international airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The airport is located about 5 km from the downtown core and consists of one passenger terminal. It is the busiest airport in the state.

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Best Time to Book a Flight to Albuquerque

The temperatures in Albuquerque generally range from mild to warm year round. Winters are short and usually do not see much snowfall. Tourists enjoy visiting the city in the summer and fall. However, since Albuquerque experiences a high degree of sunshine year round, it's a lovely city to visit anytime. If you're having trouble deciding on travel dates, search for the best deals by using Skyscanner's Cheapest Month Search Tool.

Airlines that Fly to Albuquerque International Sunport

Over ten airlines fly to Albuquerque Airport, including Allegiant Air, Delta Air Lines, and JetBlue Airways. Southwest Airlines is the carrier offering the most destination options.

Arriving at the Airport

Since the airport is relatively close to Albuquerque's downtown core, taxi rides will be quick and inexpensive. A ride downtown will take about 15-20 minutes and cost around $20 CAD. Uber drivers are also permitted to pick up at arrivals. ABQ Ride, Albuquerque's public transit bus system, also has stops at arrivals. Busses are available every day except Sundays.

The airport's car rental center is located off-site. However, there is a free bus shuttle that can take you from the passenger terminal to the rental center. The shuttle runs every five minutes. Ten car rental companies have service counters there, including Hertz and Thrifty.

Albuquerque International Sunport Facilities

The beautiful Albuquerque Airport is a great introduction to New Mexican culture. The airport itself was designed with Santa Fe-style architecture. The building is also filled with unique paintings and sculptures that incorporate the city's culture.

The passenger terminal has many food choices, from casual stores to full service restaurants. There are also a handful of retail shops for souvenirs and other shopping. For those who need to relax before or after a flight, a meditation room is scheduled to open in 2018. The airport also offers free Wi-Fi.

What to See and Do in Albuquerque

Possibly the most popular tourist attraction in the city of Albuquerque is the Sandia Peak Tramway. The aerial tramway covers the longest track in the United States and is suspended over the Sandia Mountains. The view of the mountains from over 3,000 meters in the air is absolutely breathtaking.

The city also has many historical and cultural museums such as the Albuquerque Museum and the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Admission is about $6 CAD for the Albuquerque museum and about $10 CAD for the Pueblo Cultural Center. If you want to stay outdoors, Albuquerque Old Town is a popular and charming neighbourhood to explore.

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