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Elevation from Santa Fe (New Mexico) to Los Angeles

Elevation (ft)01,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,0007,0008,000
Grade %-5-4-3-2-101234
Max elevation: 7377 ft / 2248 m
Min elevation: 274 ft / 84 m
Elevation change: 7103 ft / 2165 m
Max grade: 3.5%
Min grade: -4.8%
Steepness score: 80 + 476 + 4453 + 27 = 5036
Distance: 848.23 mi / 1365.09 km
Travel Time: 12 hours 30 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through Tucson, but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Santa Fe (New Mexico) to Los Angeles. You can also view a 3-D map of Santa Fe (New Mexico) elevation or Los Angeles elevation.

These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Santa Fe (New Mexico) and Los Angeles.

I-2561 mi / 98 km
I-40673 mi / 1083 km
I-1572 mi / 116 km
I-1039 mi / 63 km