There are 5 ways to get from Houston to Dallas by bus, car, tram or plane

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  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx 7216 / ...

$23 - $70

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Dallas 240.6 miles

$23 - $35

Line 800 tram to Houston Hobby Apt, fly to Dallas, tram  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 800 tram from Central Station Rusk Eb to Magnolia Park Tc Eb
  2. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Dallas (DAL) HOU - DAL
  3. Take the tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to West End Station

$140 - $300

Line 800 tram to Houston Hobby Apt, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 800 tram from Central Station Rusk Eb to Magnolia Park Tc Eb
  2. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) HOU - DFW

$107 - $417

Fly Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 22 min

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

$105 - $415

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Houston to Dallas every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Megabus also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Houston to Dallas 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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Website
ridemetro.org
Tram from Central Station Rusk Eb to Magnolia Park Tc Eb
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Website
dart.org
Tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to West End Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dart.org
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Houston to Dallas?

The distance between Houston and Dallas is 363 km. The road distance is 385 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Houston to Dallas?

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Dallas is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Houston to Dallas?

The quickest way to get from Houston to Dallas is to line 800 tram and fly and tram which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $140 - $300.

Is there a direct bus between Houston and Dallas?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Dallas, Tx. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Houston to Dallas?

The bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx takes 4 h 10 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.