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

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Fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  4 h 26 min

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

$193 - $903

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Bus via Amarillo, Tx  •  20 h 56 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

$107 - $272

4 alternative options

Fly to Houston  •  4 h 39 min

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

$192 - $705

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  22 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Albuquerque, NM to El Paso, TX
  2. Take the bus from El Paso to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Houston Downtown Greyhound

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 to Houston Amtrak Sunset Limited

$141 - $393

Drive  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Albuquerque to Houston 892.5 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

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 20 h 56 min.

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The distance between Albuquerque and Houston is 758 miles. The road distance is 892.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to Houston without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Albuquerque to Houston, including transfers.

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Albuquerque to Houston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albuquerque, Nm station.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to Houston is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Albuquerque Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Albuquerque to Houston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Houston, Tx station.

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Houston is 1 h ahead of Albuquerque. It is currently 5:41 PM in Albuquerque and 6:41 PM in Houston.

Yes, the driving distance between Albuquerque to Houston is 893 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 14 min to drive from Albuquerque to Houston.

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Map of how to get from Albuquerque to Houston.
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  • Distance: 757.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

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 20 h 56 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 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
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 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Albuquerque to Houston via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from El Paso Union Depot to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
3 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

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
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
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from El Paso to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from San Antonio to Houston Downtown Greyhound
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Albuquerque Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport.

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The best way to get from Albuquerque to Albuquerque Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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