Distance from Albuquerque, NM to Amarillo, TX

Distance

286 mi

Time

4 hours 54 mins

Gas Cost

$21 - $42

Loading Albuquerque - Amarillo Route Map

There are 269.89 miles from Albuquerque to Amarillo in east direction and 286 miles (460.27 kilometers) by car, following the I-40 route.

Albuquerque and Amarillo are 4 hours 54 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Albuquerque, NM to Amarillo, TX. The halfway point is Newkirk, NM.

Please note the time difference between Albuquerque, NM and Amarillo, TX is 1 hour. The current time in Albuquerque is 12:53 pm and the current time in Amarillo is 1:53 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 13.25 gallons of gas to cover the route between Albuquerque, NM and Amarillo, TX.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Albuquerque to Amarillo is $34.84.

During the route, an average car will release 259.51 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Albuquerque, NM and Amarillo, TX

If you want to meet halfway between Albuquerque, NM and Amarillo, TX or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 35.063173 and -104.215271, or 35º 3' 47.4228" N, 104º 12' 54.9756" W. This location is 143.05 miles away from Albuquerque, NM and Amarillo, TX and it would take approximately 2 hours 27 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Newkirk, NM, situated 140.53 miles from Albuquerque, NM and 146.27 miles from Amarillo, TX. It would take 2 hours 26 mins to go from Albuquerque to Newkirk and 2 hours 30 mins to go from Amarillo to Newkirk.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Albuquerque, NM

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Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in Albuquerque, NM and Amarillo, TX

Albuquerque, NM

Light rain on Wednesday through next Monday, with temperatures falling to 60°F on Wednesday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Rain
76° 51° 69° 53° 60° 51° 67° 53° 69° 54°
9% Rain probability 18% Rain probability 78% Rain probability 89% Rain probability 49% Rain probability
5 338 degrees 12 102 degrees 13 94 degrees 7 103 degrees 6 112 degrees

Amarillo, TX

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 56°F on Wednesday.

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Rain Rain Rain Rain Rain
68° 62° 62° 50° 56° 49° 56° 54° 56° 50°
95% Rain probability 97% Rain probability 93% Rain probability 93% Rain probability 67% Rain probability
10 146 degrees 12 28 degrees 13 26 degrees 9 53 degrees 10 62 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Albuquerque, NM and Amarillo, TX in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 269.89 mi 434.34 km 234.53 nautical mi
Driving distance 286 mi 460.27 km 248.53 nautical mi

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