There are 4 ways to get from El Paso to Odessa by bus, car or plane

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Bus via Van Horn  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Van Horn 1408 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Van Horn to Odessa, Tx 1418 / ...

$40 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Odessa, Tx 1418 / ...

$30 - $80

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from El Paso to Odessa 285.5 miles

$28 - $45

Fly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) ELP - MAF

$250 - $1,036

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The cheapest way to get from El Paso to Odessa is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from El Paso to Odessa is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from El Paso, Tx and arriving at Odessa, Tx. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between El Paso and Odessa is 243 miles. The road distance is 285.5 miles.

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The best way to get from El Paso to Odessa without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $40 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from El Paso to Odessa, including transfers.

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El Paso to Odessa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from El Paso, Tx station.

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The best way to get from El Paso to Odessa is to bus which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $40 - $95. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $250 - $1,100 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from El Paso Airport to Midland/Odessa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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El Paso to Odessa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Odessa, Tx station.

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Odessa is 1 h ahead of El Paso. It is currently 12:44 PM in El Paso and 1:44 PM in Odessa.

Yes, the driving distance between El Paso to Odessa is 285 miles. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from El Paso to Odessa.

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  • Distance: 243.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between El Paso, TX, USA and Odessa, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from El Paso to Odessa via Van Horn in around 5 h 22 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from El Paso to Odessa hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from El Paso to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from El Paso to Midland/Odessa via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from El Paso to Midland/Odessa via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from El Paso to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from El Paso to Midland/Odessa via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from El Paso to Midland/Odessa via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from El Paso to Midland/Odessa via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Van Horn
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Van Horn to Odessa, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Odessa, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80

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