The driving time from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Phoenix, Arizona is:

6 hours, 45 minutes

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Driving time from Albuquerque, NM to Phoenix, AZ

How long is the drive from Albuquerque, NM to Phoenix, AZ? The total driving time is 6 hours, 45 minutes.

Your trip begins in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It ends in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Phoenix is America’s sunniest metropolis. It is filled with parks and preserves that provide miles and miles of trails for biking and hiking. Located at 1,117 feet above sea level in the Sonoran Desert, Phoenix offers high-desert golf courses and plenty of opportunity for hot-air balloon rides.

If you are looking for places to capture the best scenic views of Phoenix, here are 7 taken from

1.Camelback Mountain – hike up to 2,700 feet and get a 360 degree view of Greater Phoenix and beyond.

2.Hole-in-the-Rock – climb inside and watch the sunset over downtown Phoenix and the desert area.

3.Dobbins Lookout on South Mountain – at 2,330 feet either by car or hike, get the panoramic view of the city.

4.Different Pointe of View at Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliff Resort – dine at the patio or dining room and get the view of the city and South Mountain.

5.Burton Barr Central Library – great views of Central Phoenix and Downtown Phoenix from the massive floor to ceiling windows.

6.Wrigley Mansion – get views of Biltmore homes, Downtown and Central Phoenix.

7.Piestewa Peak – walk the intense 1.2 mile trail to the peak. You’ll get a panoramic view of the entire Greater Phoenix region.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico

City: Albuquerque
State: New Mexico
Country: United States
Category: cities

Phoenix, Arizona

City: Phoenix
State: Arizona
Country: United States
Category: cities

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