# 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
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
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.

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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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