How to Reach Carlsbad - The Easiest Way to Reach Carlsbad


  • By Air: Since Carlsbad is a small city, there is no direct flight to it. The nearest airport is in El Paso, Texas. From there, you can easily get a shuttle or taxi to Carlsbad.
  • By Bus: Riding on a bus to reach Carlsbad is the best way to enjoy the scenic beauty of this place. The city is served by Greyhound with once-a-day service from Lubbock and El Paso.
  • By Car: Carlsbad is connected to rest of the cities in New Mexico through US highways 285, 62 and 180. As you drive your car, you will be able to view some of the most mesmerizing scenes of nature. Just keep in mind that these roads can be lonely and fuel availability can be less.


  • By Car/Bike: The city is small enough and the best way to cover Carlsbad is by renting a car or a bike. They are easily available from the tour operators. Moreover, national parks are accessible only through cars or bikes.
  • On Foot: If you have to roam around the city, try covering it on foot. This is the best way to admire nature and to burn some calories.

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Modes of Transportation in Carlsbad

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Carlsbad. The most preferred mode of transport in Carlsbad is Car.

Average distance: 43.45 km Average time: 45 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 45 min Overall average time for 43.45 kms 45 min

How to Reach Carlsbad from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Porterville to Carlsbad 239.89 km 3 hours 59 mins
Manteca to Carlsbad 497.85 km 8 hours 17 mins
Midland to Carlsbad 1697.79 km 28 hours 17 mins
Oklahoma city to Carlsbad 2205.16 km 36 hours 45 mins
Shawnee to Carlsbad 2518.83 km 41 hours 58 mins
Cincinnati to Carlsbad 3646.7 km 60 hours 46 mins
Feilding to Carlsbad 9604.81 km 160 hours 4 mins
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