There are 8 ways to get from Houston to Destin by plane, bus, taxi, train or car

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

Fly Houston to Valparaiso  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Valparaiso (VPS) IAH - VPS

$271 - $1,158

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Ft Walton Beach, Fl 1262

$83 - $176

6 alternative options

Fly Houston to Pensacola, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Pensacola (PNS) IAH - PNS
  2. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$241 - $1,778

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Panama City, taxi  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Panama City (ECP) HOU - ECP
  2. Take a taxi from Panama City to Destin

$421 - $1,451

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Pensacola, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Pensacola (PNS) HOU - PNS
  2. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$261 - $1,676

Fly Houston to Panama City, taxi  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Panama City (ECP) IAH - ECP
  2. Take a taxi from Panama City to Destin

$311 - $1,253

Train, bus  •  16 h

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl

$119 - $272

Drive  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Destin 576.7 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Destin is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Destin is to fly which costs $270 - $1,200 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Houston and Destin is 535 miles. The road distance is 576.7 miles.

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

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What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Destin, FL, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Houston to Destin every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Houston to Destin hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $150 and the journey takes 13 h 29 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $3,300
Flights from Houston to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Panama City via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Pensacola via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pensacola, Fl to Ft Walton Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Houston, Tx to Ft Walton Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
13 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Panama City to Destin
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Red Cabs of Panama City
Phone
+1 850-733-2227
Website
myfloridacabs.com
H2O Shuttle Taxi and Limo
Phone
+1 850-708-2870
Emerald Taxi
Phone
+1 850-792-2546
Website
emeraldtaxiandshuttle.com

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