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

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

Driving distance from Minneapolis (MSP) to Albuquerque (ABQ) is 1230 miles / 1980 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 48 minutes.

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

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

How far is Albuquerque from Minneapolis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Minneapolis and Albuquerque. 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 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

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Minneapolis and Albuquerque is 1 hour. Albuquerque is 1 hour behind Minneapolis.

Time Difference

Minneapolis, MN

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Albuquerque, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Minneapolis (MSP) → Albuquerque (ABQ).

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

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
981

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