There are 7 ways to get from Dallas to Ruston by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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

Bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Shreveport, La 1530 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Ruston, La 1522 / ...

$46 - $98

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Longview Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
  3. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Grambling St Univ

$80 - $157

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Dallas to Ruston 256.1 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Monroe, taxi  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Monroe (MLU) DFW - MLU
  2. Take a taxi from Monroe to Ruston

$272 - $1,072

Fly to Shreveport, bus  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Shreveport (SHV) DFW - SHV
  2. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Ruston, La

$190 - $876

Fly to El Dorado, drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to El Dorado (ELD) DFW - ELD
  2. Drive from El Dorado to Ruston

$138 - $362

Fly to Longview, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Longview (GGG) DFW - GGG
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
  3. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Ruston, La

$130 - $506

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dallas to Ruston is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dallas to Ruston is to fly and taxi which costs $270 - $1,100 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Dallas and Ruston is 245 miles. The road distance is 256.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Dallas to Ruston, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Dallas, TX, USA and Ruston, LA, USA?

You can take a bus from Dallas to Ruston via Shreveport, La and Ruston, La in around 4 h 59 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Monroe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Shreveport
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Longview
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to El Dorado
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Longview Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Shreveport, La to Ruston, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from Shreveport, La to Grambling St Univ
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Other operators
Taxi from Monroe to Ruston
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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