There are 9 ways to get from Arlington to Galveston by plane, 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

Fly Dallas to Houston Hobby Apt  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DAL - HOU

$231 - $399

Cheapest option

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lake Charles, drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Lake Charles (LCH) DFW - LCH
  2. Drive from Lake Charles to Galveston

$179 - $814

7 alternative options

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston Hobby Apt  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DFW - HOU

$188 - $504

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Houston (IAH) DFW - IAH
  2. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$188 - $504

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Beaumont/Port Arthur, drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Beaumont/Port Arthur (BPT) DFW - BPT
  2. Drive from Beaumont/Port Arthur to Galveston

$184 - $856

Bus Vonlane, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, TX to Houston, TX
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX 6021 / ...

Bus Megabus, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Prairie to Houston, TX
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX 6021 / ...

Bus Greyhound USA, Amtrak Thruway  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx 7213 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX 6021 / ...

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Galveston 307.9 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Galveston is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Galveston is to fly which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $180 - $550.

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The distance between Arlington and Galveston is 441 km. The road distance is 493 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Arlington to Galveston, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Galveston, TX, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from Arlington to Galveston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arlington to Galveston via Dallas, TX, Houston, TX, Louisiana St @ Lamar St, Franklin St @ Congress St, and Houston, TX - Amtrak in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Dallas to Houston Hobby Apt via Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Beaumont/Port Arthur
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lake Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Bus operators
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
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
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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

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