# 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
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
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.

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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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