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

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Recommended option

Fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) BOS - HOU

$104 - $558

5 alternative options

Fly to Houston  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Houston (IAH) BOS - IAH

$123 - $660

Train, bus  •  41 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans to Houston, TX

$329 - $940

Bus  •  42 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Newark Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx

$178 - $447

Bus, Megabus  •  45 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
  2. Take the Megabus from New York, NY to Atlanta GA
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx

$147 - $345

Drive  •  30 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Houston 1852.3 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Houston is to drive which costs $180 - $270 and takes 30 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Houston is to fly which takes 6 h 20 min and costs $120 - $700.

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The distance between Boston and Houston is 2580 km. The road distance is 2964 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Boston to Houston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Houston. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Houston, Tx via Newark, Nj and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Houston, TX, USA?

Southwest Airlines, JetBlue Airways and two other airlines fly from Boston to Houston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Houston via Newark Penn Station, Newark, Nj, and Atlanta, Ga in around 42 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Houston via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Houston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Boston to Houston via Covington
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Houston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Houston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Houston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Orleans to Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Atlanta GA
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
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

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