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There are 8 ways to get from Houston to Arlington by bus, car or plane

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Bus Vonlane  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Dallas, TX

$144 - $154

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Grand Prairie

$41 - $56

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx 6482 / ...

$49 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Arlington 257.1 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Dallas (DAL) HOU - DAL

$176 - $346

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) HOU - DFW

$131 - $451

Fly Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) IAH - DFW

$131 - $453

Bus to College Station, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Bryan, Tx
  2. Fly from College Station (CLL) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) CLL - DFW

$229 - $1,005

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Arlington is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Arlington is to fly which costs $170 - $350 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Houston and Arlington is 231 miles. The road distance is 257.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Arlington without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 11 min and costs $140 - $160.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Houston to Arlington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Houston to Arlington is to bus which takes 4 h 11 min and costs $140 - $160. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $170 - $350 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Dallas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Arlington is 257 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to drive from Houston to Arlington.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Dallas Airport.

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There are 303+ hotels available in Arlington. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Arlington.
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  • Distance: 231.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

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

Vonlane operates a bus from Houston to Arlington 4 times a day. Tickets cost $99 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines flies from Houston to Arlington hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas via Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from College Station to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from College Station to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Bus operators
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Houston, TX to Dallas, TX
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
vonlane.com
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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 Houston, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Houston, Tx to Bryan, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is to line 040 bus which takes 51 min and costs $2.

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