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There are 5 ways to get from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston by bus, car, towncar or shuttle

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Bus  •  2h

  1. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$55

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Shuttle  •  1h 11m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Houston Airport to Galveston

$16 - $75

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston 69.1 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  1h 11m

  1. Take a town car from Houston Airport to Galveston 69.1 miles

$220 - $300

Uber  •  1h 11m

  1. Take an Uber from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston 69.1 miles

$65 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX and arriving at Galveston. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Houston Airport (IAH) and Galveston is 58 miles. The road distance is 69.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston without a car is to bus which takes 2h and costs $55.

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The bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston takes 2h including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston bus services, operated by Galveston Limousine, depart from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX station.

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Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston bus services, operated by Galveston Limousine, arrive at Galveston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston.

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There are 815+ hotels available in Galveston. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston.
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  • Distance: 57.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Houston Airport (IAH), USA and Galveston, TX, USA?

Galveston Limousine operates a bus from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston 5 times a day. Tickets cost $55 and the journey takes 2h.

Bus operators
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Houston Airport to Galveston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Houston Airport to Galveston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$220 - $300
Private
$220 - $300
Uber Houston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$65 - $85
UberXL
$130 - $170
Select
$150 - $190
Black
$210 - $270
Black SUV
$250 - $320

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