There are 7 ways to get from Houston to Denton by bus, car, plane, tram or train

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 Megabus  •  5 h 45 min

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

$30 - $41

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx 7216 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Denton, Tx 7320 / ...

$39 - $91

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 32 min

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

$140 - $300

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) HOU - DFW
  2. Take the train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$110 - $420

Fly Houston to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) IAH - DFW
  2. Take the train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$110 - $422

Bus to College Station, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Bryan, Tx
  2. Fly from College Station (CLL) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) CLL - DFW
  3. Take the train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$208 - $974

Questions & Answers

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 fly and tram and train which costs $140 - $300 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.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Houston to Denton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Denton. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Denton, Tx via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Denton.
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  • Distance: 261.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

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

Megabus operates a bus from Houston to Denton 3 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

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 20 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 9 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
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Website
dart.org
Tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to Walnut Hill/Denton Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dart.org
Denton County Transport
Website
dcta.net
Train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dcta.net
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Denton, Tx
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Houston, Tx to Bryan, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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