There are 8 ways to get from Denton to Galveston by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Denton Transit Ctr to Walnut Hill/Denton Station
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Cheapest option

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Lake Charles, drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Denton Transit Ctr to Walnut Hill/Denton Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Lake Charles (LCH) DFW - LCH
  3. Drive from Lake Charles to Galveston

$155 - $784

6 alternative options

Megabus, Amtrak Thruway  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Houston, TX - Pierce St
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX 6021

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Denton to Galveston 330.1 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Dallas, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Denton Transit Ctr to Walnut Hill/Denton Station
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DAL - HOU

$194 - $354

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Denton Transit Ctr to Walnut Hill/Denton Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DFW - HOU

$164 - $474

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Houston, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Denton Transit Ctr to Walnut Hill/Denton Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Houston (IAH) DFW - IAH
  3. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$164 - $474

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Beaumont/Port Arthur, drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Denton Transit Ctr to Walnut Hill/Denton Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Beaumont/Port Arthur (BPT) DFW - BPT
  3. Drive from Beaumont/Port Arthur to Galveston

$160 - $826

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

You can take a bus from Denton to Galveston via Trinity Mills, Trinity Mills Rail Station, Pearl/Arts District Station, Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East, Houston, TX - Pierce St, Travis St @ Gray St, Franklin St @ Congress St, and Houston, TX - Amtrak in around 9 h 3 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Beaumont/Port Arthur
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Denton County Transport
Website
dcta.net
Train from Downtown Denton Transit Ctr to Walnut Hill/Denton Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dcta.net
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Houston, TX - Pierce St
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Denton and Galveston is 488 km. The road distance is 528 km.

The cheapest way to get from Denton to Galveston is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Denton to Galveston is to drive which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $30 - $50.

It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Denton to Galveston, including transfers.