There are 7 ways to get from Arlington to Downtown Houston by taxi, plane, tram, bus 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

Taxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Houston Hobby Apt, line 800 tram  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DFW - HOU
  3. Take the line 800 tram from Magnolia Park Tc Wb to Central Station Capitol Wb

$137 - $453

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Prairie to Houston, TX

$39 - $59

5 alternative options

Taxi to Dallas, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arlington to Dallas
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DAL - HOU

$180 - $348

Taxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Houston  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Houston (IAH) DFW - IAH

$135 - $451

Bus Vonlane  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, TX to Houston, TX

$143 - $151

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx 7213 / ...

$48 - $94

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Downtown Houston 258.1 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Downtown Houston, TX, USA?

Vonlane operates a bus from Arlington to Downtown Houston 4 times a day. Tickets cost $99 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Website
ridemetro.org
Tram from Magnolia Park Tc Wb to Central Station Capitol Wb
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Bus operators
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Dallas, TX to Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
vonlane.com
Book at
vonlane.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Other operators
Taxi from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Dallas Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 817-426-6262
Website
dallasyellowcab.com
Fort Worth Taxi
Phone
+1 817-271-3213
Website
fortworthtaxi.net
Premier Transportation Services
Phone
+1 214-351-7000
Website
premierofdallas.com
Ambassador Cab
Phone
+1 214-905-1111
Website
ambassadorcab.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Arlington to Downtown Houston?

The distance between Arlington and Downtown Houston is 370 km. The road distance is 413 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Arlington to Downtown Houston?

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Downtown Houston is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Arlington to Downtown Houston?

The quickest way to get from Arlington to Downtown Houston is to taxi and fly and line 800 tram which takes 2 h 21 min and costs $130 - $460.

How long does it take to get from Arlington to Downtown Houston?

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Arlington to Downtown Houston, including transfers.