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There are 5 ways to get from Houston to Alvin by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Milam St @ Rusk St to El Dorado Pr 249 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from El Dorado Pr to Alvin

$30 - $38

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi via Congress St @ Main St  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Congress St @ Main St to El Dorado Pr 249 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from El Dorado Pr to Alvin

$30 - $38

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Houston to Alvin 31.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Alvin 31.5 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Houston to Alvin 31.5 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Alvin is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Alvin is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Houston and Alvin is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Alvin without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1 h 8 min and costs $30 - $40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Houston to Alvin, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Alvin is 31 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Houston to Alvin.

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There are 52+ hotels available in Alvin. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Alvin.
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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Alvin, TX, USA?

There is no direct connection from Houston to Alvin. However, you can take the bus to El Dorado Pr then take the taxi to Alvin. Alternatively, you can take the bus to El Dorado Pr then take the taxi to Alvin.

Bus operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Bus from Milam St @ Rusk St to El Dorado Pr
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Bus from Congress St @ Main St to El Dorado Pr
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Other operators
Uber Houston
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Houston to Alvin
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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uber.com
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from El Dorado Pr to Alvin
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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