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

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Bus  •  4 h 10 min

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

$24 - $70

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Dallas 240.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas, tram  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Dallas (DAL) HOU - DAL
  2. Take the tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to West End Station

$137 - $297

Fly Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 18 min

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

$104 - $416

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

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

$104 - $414

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

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Dallas is to fly and tram which costs $130 - $300 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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

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The distance between Houston and Dallas is 227 miles. The road distance is 240.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Dallas without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $24 - $70.

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

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Houston to Dallas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Houston, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Houston to Dallas is to bus which takes 4 h 10 min and costs $24 - $70. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $100 - $420 and takes 4 h 18 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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Houston to Dallas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Dallas, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Dallas.
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  • Distance: 226.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Houston to Dallas every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Megabus also services this route 3 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
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
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
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to West End Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Dallas is 241 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to drive from Houston to Dallas.

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

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There are 534+ hotels available in Dallas. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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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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