There are 8 ways to get from Baton Rouge 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 Baton Rouge to Houston  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Baton Rouge (BTR) to Houston (IAH) BTR - IAH

$171 - $518

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Houston, Tx 1281 / ...

$17 - $75

6 alternative options

Bus to Lafayette, fly to Houston  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Lafayette, La
  2. Fly from Lafayette (LFT) to Houston (IAH) LFT - IAH

$163 - $743

Fly Baton Rouge to Houston Hobby Apt  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Baton Rouge (BTR) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) BTR - HOU

$202 - $926

Bus to New Orleans, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
  2. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) MSY - HOU

$97 - $481

Bus to New Orleans, fly to Houston  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
  2. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Houston (IAH) MSY - IAH

$66 - $323

Bus, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Lafayette, La 1563 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Houston Amtrak Sunset Limited

$52 - $136

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Baton Rouge to Houston 271.2 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Baton Rouge, LA, USA and Houston, TX, USA?

United Airlines flies from Baton Rouge to Houston every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Baton Rouge to Houston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. Megabus also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baton Rouge to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Lafayette to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baton Rouge to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baton Rouge to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Lafayette, La
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Baton Rouge and Houston is 412 km. The road distance is 434 km.

The cheapest way to get from Baton Rouge to Houston is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Baton Rouge to Houston is to fly which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $170 - $550.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Baton Rouge, La and arriving at Houston, Tx. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Baton Rouge to Houston, including transfers.