Silver City travel guide

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You're Going to Love Silver City

With a population of 10,315, Silver City is a must-see destination in New Mexico, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Silver City deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Silver City

Silver City in February
Estimated hotel price
$97
1 night at 3-star hotel
Silver City in February
Estimated hotel price
$97
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Silver City in July, when the average temperature is 75.2 °F, and the highest can go up to 89.6 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 24.8 °F, with an average temperature of 37.4 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in August, when precipitation is around 3.1″. In contrast, May is usually the driest month of the year in Silver City, with an average rainfall of 0.2″.

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How to Get to Silver City

Plane

When flying to Silver City, you’ll arrive at Silver City Grant County (SVC), which is located 12 miles from the city center. The shortest domestic flight to Silver City departs from Minneapolis and takes around 17h 01m.

Car

Another option to get to Silver City is to pick up a car rental from Albuquerque, which is about 185 miles from Silver City. You’ll find branches of Ace and Dollar, among others, in Albuquerque.

Plane

When flying to Silver City, you’ll arrive at Silver City Grant County (SVC), which is located 12 miles from the city center. The shortest domestic flight to Silver City departs from Minneapolis and takes around 17h 01m.

Car

Another option to get to Silver City is to pick up a car rental from Albuquerque, which is about 185 miles from Silver City. You’ll find branches of Ace and Dollar, among others, in Albuquerque.

Airports near Silver City

Airlines serving Silver City

Advanced Air
Excellent (1 reviews)

Where to stay in Silver City

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Silver City and Murray Hotel.

Where to stay in popular areas of Silver City

Most booked hotels in Silver City

Murray Hotel
2 stars
Excellent (8.3, 458 reviews)
$129+
Holiday Inn Express Silver City
2 stars
Excellent (8.2, 95 reviews)
$134+
Lulu Silver City
2 stars
Excellent (8, 820 reviews)
$77+
Comfort Inn Near Gila National Forest
2 stars
Good (7.9, 130 reviews)
$142+
SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Silver City
2 stars
Good (7.9, 79 reviews)
$146+
Motel 6 Silver City Nm
2 stars
Okay (4.7, 321 reviews)
$51+

Renting a car in Silver City

Expect to pay $3.82 per gallon in Silver City (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $45.88 and $61.17.

Expect to pay $3.82 per gallon in Silver City (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $45.88 and $61.17.