There are 4 ways to get from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 204 bus, taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take the line 204 bus from Travis St @ Capitol St to Spring Pr 204 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Spring Pr to The Woodlands

$36 - $48

Cheapest option

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands 31.9 miles

$30 - $45

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands 31.9 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands 31.9 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The distance between Downtown Houston and The Woodlands is 29 miles. The road distance is 31.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands without a car is to line 204 bus and taxi which takes 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Downtown Houston to The Woodlands is 32 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands.

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There are 92+ hotels available in The Woodlands. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands.
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  • Distance: 28.9 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Downtown Houston, TX, USA and The Woodlands, TX, USA?

There is no direct connection from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands. However, you can take the line 204 bus to Spring Pr then take the taxi to The Woodlands. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to The Woodlands.

Bus operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Bus from Travis St @ Capitol St to Spring Pr
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Other operators
Uber Houston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Downtown Houston to The Woodlands
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$65 - $90
Select
$85 - $110
Black
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$150 - $190
Taxi from Spring Pr to The Woodlands
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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