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Phoenix to Albuquerque drive in an RV

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 Payson (Arizona)
 Holbrook (Arizona)
driving   /   2 days   /   no pets   /   RV


RV campgrounds from Phoenix to Albuquerque

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Here's a sample itinerary for a camping drive from Phoenix to Albuquerque in your RV. If you're planning a road trip to Albuquerque, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best RV parks, campgrounds, hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and AllStays. Scroll down to see all the RV campgrounds along the way.

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 Day 1

11:00 am  start in Phoenix
drive for about 1.5 hours

12:27 pm  Payson (Arizona)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:27 pm
drive for about 54 minutes

2:21 pm  Heber
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:21 pm
drive for about 45 minutes

4:06 pm  Holbrook (Arizona)
stay overnight at Knights Inn Holbrook
leave the next day around 11:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 3 hours
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 Day 2

11:00 am  leave from Knights Inn Holbrook
drive for about 1.5 hours

12:24 pm  Gallup
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:24 pm
drive for about 56 minutes

2:20 pm  Grants
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:20 pm
drive for about 1 hour

4:32 pm  arrive in Albuquerque
stay at Hotel Andaluz

day 2 driving ≈ 3.5 hours
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What are RV campgrounds along the way?

Payson (Arizona)  (3 answers)
    Mazatzal Casino  (1 mention)
    Payson Campground RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Houston Mesa Campground  (1 mention)
    Oxbow Estates RV Park  (1 mention)
    Lamplighter RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Flowing Spring Campground  (1 mention)

    Heber RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Overgaard RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Elk Pines RV Resort  (1 mention)

Holbrook (Arizona)  (3 answers)
    O K RV Park  (1 mention)
    KOA Campground Holbrook  (1 mention)
    Sun Valley RV Resort (Formerly Root 66)  (1 mention)
    hotels around Holbrook (Arizona):
        Knights Inn Holbrook
        Americas Best Value Inn Holbrook
        Best Western Adobe Inn Holbrook
        Wigwam Motel
        Holiday Inn Express Holbrook - Navajo Blvd.
        KOA - Holbrook Petrified Forest
        Americas Best Inn Holbrook
        Motel 6 Holbrook
        Econo Lodge Holbrook
        Comfort Inn Holbrook

Gallup  (6 answers)
    USA RV Park  (1 mention)
    Red Rock Park  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Gallup:
        SONIC Drive-In

    Lavaland RV Park  (1 mention)
    KOA Campground Grants  (1 mention)
    Blue Spruce RV Park  (1 mention)
    Bar S RV Park  (1 mention)
    Lobo Canyon Campground  (1 mention)

Where's the best place to stay in Albuquerque?

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 Albuquerque.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Hotel Andaluz.

Here are some more hotels people talk about:

The Hotel Blue  (1 mention)

Want to research more popular hotels in Albuquerque? Click the blue button below.

Where's the best place to eat in Albuquerque?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

GoPetFriendly suggests Flying Star Cafe.

Want to research more popular restaurants in Albuquerque? Click the blue button below.

What are some things to do in Albuquerque?

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

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!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Albuquerque. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Katie from Los Angeles asked:
What is your favorite restaurant in Albuquerque?  (6 answers)

profile  Erin from Salt Lake City asked:
Affordable hotel in Albuquerque for the International Balloon Fiesta?  (2 answers)

profile  Alecia from Kailua Kona asked:
Temporary home!  (2 answers)

profile  Mary Ann from Orlando asked:
Where to stay  (1 answer)

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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 Albuquerque to Phoenix drive in an RV, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Phoenix to Albuquerque. Or get a full Phoenix to Albuquerque 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 Phoenix well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Phoenix!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 418 miles
driving time of 6 hours, 32 minutes
Albuquerque is 1 hour ahead of Phoenix
121 Phoenix travel answers
3 Payson (Arizona) travel answers
3 Holbrook (Arizona) travel answers
6 Gallup travel answers
1 Grants travel answer
91 Albuquerque travel answers


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