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There are 11 ways to get from Galveston to New York by shuttle, plane, bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Shuttle to Houston Hobby Apt, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6h 21m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Galveston, TX to Houston Hobby Airport, TX
  2. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to New York La Guardia (LGA) HOU - LGA

$220 - $535

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Bus Akai Bus  •  37h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop to Longview Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Birmingham, Al
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham to New York

$139 - $278

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Shuttle to Houston Hobby Apt, fly to New York JFK  •  6h 17m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Galveston, TX to Houston Hobby Airport, TX
  2. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to New York JFK (JFK) HOU - JFK

$214 - $1,266

Bus to Houston, fly to New York La Guardia  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Galveston to George Bush Airport, Houston, TX
  2. Fly from Houston (IAH) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAH - LGA

$190 - $965

Bus to Houston, fly to Newark  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Galveston to George Bush Airport, Houston, TX
  2. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Newark (EWR) IAH - EWR

$192 - $722

Shuttle to Houston Hobby Apt, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  7h 51m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Galveston, TX to Houston Hobby Airport, TX
  2. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Philadelphia (PHL) HOU - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$277 - $592

Bus to Houston, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Galveston to George Bush Airport, Houston, TX
  2. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAH - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$257 - $712

Taxi, bus, train  •  39h 16m

  1. Take a taxi from Galveston to Bay Area Pr
  2. Take the bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to New York Penn Station

$275 - $703

Bus  •  41h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop to Longview Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny

$149 - $380

Bus, train  •  41h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Galveston to George Bush Airport, Houston, TX
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to New Orleans, La
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to New York Penn Station

$261 - $704

Drive  •  27h 40m

  1. Drive from Galveston to New York 1659.2 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Galveston to New York is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 27h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Galveston to New York is to shuttle and fly which costs $210 - $1,300 and takes 6h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Galveston to New York. However, there are services departing from Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop and arriving at New York, Ny via Longview, Tx and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 50m.

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The distance between Galveston and New York is 1420 miles. The road distance is 1659.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Galveston to New York without a car is to bus which takes 37h 12m and costs $130 - $280.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Galveston to New York, including transfers.

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Galveston to New York bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop station.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 15m.

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Galveston to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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New York is 1h ahead of Galveston. It is currently 11:44 PM in Galveston and 12:44 AM in New York.

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  • Distance: 1419.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 21m

What companies run services between Galveston, TX, USA and New York, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Galveston to New York via Longview Amtrak Station, Longview, Tx, Birmingham, Al, and Birmingham in around 37h 12m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Houston to Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Houston to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Philadelphia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $650
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Shuttle from Galveston, TX to Houston Hobby Airport, TX
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
Bus from Galveston to George Bush Airport, Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Galveston Amtrak Bus Stop to Longview Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
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 Longview, Tx to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Bus from Longview, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Bus from Houston, Tx to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Akai Bus
Website
akaiticket.com
Bus from Birmingham to New York
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
akaibus.net
Book at
gotobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Galveston to Bay Area Pr
Ave. Duration
32m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Yellow Cab Galveston
Phone
+1 409-763-3333
Website
yellowcabgalveston.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Galveston to New York is 1659 miles. It takes approximately 27h 40m to drive from Galveston to New York.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 2071+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Galveston to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h and costs $55.

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