Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from Albuquerque to Minneapolis (Albuquerque International Sunport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 981 miles / 1578 kilometers / 852 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 1231 miles / 1981 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

How far is Minneapolis from Albuquerque?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 980.513 miles
  • 1577.983 kilometers
  • 852.043 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
  • 979.924 miles
  • 1577.035 kilometers
  • 851.531 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Albuquerque, NM

 MDT

Minneapolis, MN

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (330 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Albuquerque (ABQ) → Minneapolis (MSP).

Distance:
981
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
981

Round trip?