There are 4 ways to get from Galveston to Space Center Houston by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Galveston Amtrak to Houston Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Milam St @ Rusk St to Space Center Houston 249 / ...

$2 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galveston to Space Center Houston 30.9 miles

$85 - $100

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Galveston to Space Center Houston 30.9 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Galveston to Space Center Houston 30.9 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Galveston to Space Center Houston. However, there are services departing from Galveston Amtrak and arriving at Space Center Houston via Preston St @ Artesian Pl and Milam St @ Rusk St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Galveston and Space Center Houston is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Galveston to Space Center Houston without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Galveston to Space Center Houston, including transfers.

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Galveston to Space Center Houston bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Galveston Amtrak station.

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Galveston to Space Center Houston bus services, operated by Metropolitan Transit Harris County, arrive at Space Center Houston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galveston to Space Center Houston is 31 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Galveston to Space Center Houston.

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There are 112+ hotels available in Space Center Houston. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galveston to Space Center Houston.
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  • Distance: 25 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

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

You can take a bus from Galveston to Space Center Houston via Houston Amtrak, Preston St @ Artesian Pl, Smith St @ Rusk St, Milam St @ Rusk St, and Space Center Houston in around 3 h 53 min.

Bus operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Galveston Amtrak to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
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 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Other operators
Uber Houston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Galveston to Space Center Houston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$140 - $190
Taxi from Galveston to Space Center Houston
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Yellow Cab Galveston
Phone
+1 409-763-3333
Website
yellowcabgalveston.com

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