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Midland to Abilene drive with pets

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 Stanton (Texas)
 Big Spring
 Colorado City (Texas)
 Sweetwater (Texas)
2 travelers   /   driving   /   1 day   /   pets   /   no RV


Pet-friendly stops from Midland to Abilene

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Here's a sample itinerary for a pet-friendly drive from Midland to Abilene with your dog or cat. If you're planning a road trip to Abilene, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best dog parks, pet-friendly accommodations and hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and GoPetFriendly. Scroll down to see all the pet-friendly stops along the way.

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10:00 am  start in Midland
drive for about 37 minutes

10:37 am  Stanton (Texas)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:37 am
drive for about 31 minutes

12:08 pm  Big Spring
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:08 pm
drive for about 54 minutes

2:02 pm  Colorado City (Texas)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:02 pm
drive for about 42 minutes

3:43 pm  Sweetwater (Texas)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:43 pm
drive for about 35 minutes

5:19 pm  Merkel
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 6:19 pm
drive for about 27 minutes

6:46 pm  arrive in Abilene
stay at Rodeway Inn Downtown Convention Center

driving ≈ 4 hours

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Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Midland, Texas.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

What are pet-friendly stops along the way?

Stanton (Texas)
    pet-friendly hotels around Stanton (Texas):
        Comfort Inn

Big Spring
    Big Spring State Park  (1 mention)
    pet-friendly hotels around Big Spring:
        Quality Inn Big Spring
        BEST WESTERN Palace Inn
        Holiday Inn Express Big Spring
        Super 8 Big Spring
        La Quinta Inn & Suites Big Spring
        Motel 6 Big Spring
        Texas RV Park of Big Spring

Colorado City (Texas)
    Lake Colorado City State Park  (1 mention)
    pet-friendly hotels around Colorado City (Texas):
        Days Inn Colorado City (Texas)
        American Inn Colorado City

Sweetwater (Texas)
    pet-friendly hotels around Sweetwater (Texas):
        Best Western Plus Sweetwater Inn & Suites Sweetwater, Texas
        La Quinta Inn Sweetwater
        Country Hearth Inn & Suites Sweetwater (Texas)
        Stay Express
        Rolling Plains RV Park
        Sweetwater RV Park

    pet-friendly hotels around Merkel:
        Tye RV Park

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Abilene, Texas.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

Where's the best place to stay in Abilene?

Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?

The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Abilene.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Rodeway Inn Downtown Convention Center.

Here are some more pet-friendly hotels people talk about:

Whitten Inn Expo  (1 mention)
Frontier Inn  (1 mention)

What are some things to do in Abilene?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on GoPetFriendly:

Fort Phantom Hill  (1 mention)
Elkins Ranch  (1 mention)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Abilene.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Abilene to Midland drive with pets, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of Midland? Try searching for places within 2 hours of Midland.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Midland to Abilene. Or get a full Midland to Abilene flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Midland well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Midland!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 149 miles
driving time of 2 hours, 17 minutes
6 Midland travel answers
2 Abilene travel answers


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