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There are 8 ways to get from Houston to Denton by bus, night bus, car, plane, tram or train

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 9 min

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

$32 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth

$28 - $44

6 alternative options

Night bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx 7200 / ...

$32 - $76

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Denton 279.2 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas, tram, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Dallas (DAL) HOU - DAL
  2. Take the tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
  3. Take the train from Trinity Mills to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$138 - $303

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas/Ft.Worth, tram, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) HOU - DFW
  2. Take the tram from Bachman Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
  3. Take the train from Trinity Mills to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$108 - $423

Fly Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth, tram, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) IAH - DFW
  2. Take the tram from Bachman Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
  3. Take the train from Trinity Mills to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$108 - $425

Bus to College Station, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  7 h 15 min

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

$206 - $977

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Denton is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Denton is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between Houston and Denton is 262 miles. The road distance is 279.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Denton without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 9 min and costs $30 - $80.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Houston to Denton, including transfers.

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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 Denton is 279 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Houston to Denton.

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

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There are 37+ hotels available in Denton. Prices start at $60 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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Map of how to get from Houston to Denton.
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  • Distance: 261.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Houston to Denton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
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
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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from College Station to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Tram from Bachman Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Denton County Transport
Website
dcta.net
Train from Trinity Mills to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
dcta.net
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.

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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 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
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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