There are 5 ways to get from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston by bus, car, towncar or shuttle

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  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$55

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Houston Airport to Galveston

$16 - $75

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston 69.1 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a town car from Houston Airport to Galveston 69.1 miles

$220 - $300

Uber  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston 69.1 miles

$70 - $90

What companies run services between Houston Airport (IAH), USA and Galveston, TX, USA?

Galveston Limousine operates a bus from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston 5 times a day. Tickets cost $55 and the journey takes 2 h.

Bus operators
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
Other operators
Uber Houston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$70 - $90
uberXL
$140 - $180
uberSELECT
$170 - $220
UberBLACK
$250 - $320
UberSUV
$300 - $380
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Houston Airport to Galveston
Estimated price
$220 - $300
Shuttle from Houston Airport to Galveston
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Houston Airport (IAH) and Galveston is 93 km. The road distance is 111 km.

The cheapest way to get from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Houston Airport (IAH) to Galveston is to drive which takes 1 h 11 min and costs $6 - $10.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX and arriving at Galveston. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

The bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston takes 2 h including transfers and departs five times a day.