There are 6 ways to get from Albuquerque to Houston by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) ABQ - HOU

$193 - $903

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, Nm to Amarillo, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Amarillo, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Houston, Tx

$97 - $242

4 alternative options

Fly to Houston  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Houston (IAH) ABQ - IAH

$193 - $703

Bus, train  •  24 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, Nm to El Paso, Tx 9251
  2. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to Houston Amtrak Sunset Limited

$141 - $393

Bus, train via Albuquerque, NM  •  24 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, NM to El Paso, TX
  2. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to Houston Amtrak Sunset Limited

$147 - $369

Drive  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Houston 892.5 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Albuquerque, NM, USA and Houston, TX, USA?

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Albuquerque to Houston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albuquerque to Houston via Amarillo, Tx and Ft Worth, Tx in around 19 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albuquerque, Nm to Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Albuquerque, Nm to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Albuquerque, NM to El Paso, TX
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Albuquerque to Houston?

The distance between Albuquerque and Houston is 1212 km. The road distance is 1428 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Houston?

The cheapest way to get from Albuquerque to Houston is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Albuquerque to Houston?

The quickest way to get from Albuquerque to Houston is to fly which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $190 - $950.

Is there a direct bus between Albuquerque and Houston?

No, there is no direct bus from Albuquerque to Houston. However, there are services departing from Albuquerque, Nm and arriving at Houston, Tx via Amarillo, Tx and Ft Worth, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Albuquerque to Houston?

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Albuquerque to Houston, including transfers.