There are 5 ways to get from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Milam St @ Rusk St to Space Center Houston 249 / ...

$1 - $4

4 alternative options

Bus, line 249 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Pierce St @ La Branch St to Bay Area Pr 246
  2. Take the line 249 bus from Bay Area Pr to Saturn Ln @ Second St 249 / ...

$1 - $3

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center 29.1 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center 29.1 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center 29.1 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center is to bus which costs $1 - $4 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between Downtown Houston and Johnson Space Center is 21 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The bus from Milam St @ Rusk St to Space Center Houston takes 1 h 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Milam St @ Rusk St and arriving at Space Center Houston. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 21.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

What companies run services between Downtown Houston, TX, USA and Johnson Space Center, TX, USA?

Metropolitan Transit Harris County operates a bus from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Bus operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Bus from Milam St @ Rusk St to Space Center Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Bus from Pierce St @ La Branch St to Bay Area Pr
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Bus from Bay Area Pr to Saturn Ln @ Second St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Other operators
Uber Houston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$30 - $40
UberXL
$60 - $80
Select
$75 - $100
Black
$110 - $140
Black SUV
$130 - $180
Taxi from Downtown Houston to Johnson Space Center
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 713-224-4445
Website
yellowcabhouston.com
Hail A Cab
Phone
+1 713-236-1111
Taxis Fiesta
Phone
+1 713-225-2666
Website
taxisfiesta.com

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