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Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from Albuquerque to Birmingham (Albuquerque International Sunport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 1138 miles / 1832 kilometers / 989 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Birmingham (BHM) is 1253 miles / 2016 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Albuquerque to Birmingham.

Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

How far is Birmingham from Albuquerque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Albuquerque and Birmingham. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1138.435 miles
  • 1832.133 kilometers
  • 989.273 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1135.995 miles
  • 1828.207 kilometers
  • 987.153 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Albuquerque and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour ahead of Albuquerque.

Time Difference

Albuquerque, NM

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Birmingham, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (350 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Albuquerque (ABQ) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
1138
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1138

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