There are 5 ways to get from Atlanta 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 26 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) ATL - HOU

$114 - $454

Cheapest option

Fly to Houston  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Houston (IAH) ATL - IAH

$54 - $344

3 alternative options

Bus  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx 1563

$75 - $200

Bus, train  •  21 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Houston Amtrak

$131 - $346

Drive  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Houston 797.3 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Houston, TX, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Atlanta to Houston hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Atlanta to Houston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 17 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Houston Hobby Apt via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Atlanta to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Atlanta to Houston?

The distance between Atlanta and Houston is 1128 km. The road distance is 1276 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Houston is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 12 h 58 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Houston is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $110 - $460.

Is there a direct bus between Atlanta and Houston?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Houston, Tx. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 35 min.

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

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