There are 8 ways to get from Houston to Destin by plane, taxi, bus, 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, taxi  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Pensacola, Fl 1262
  2. Take a taxi from Pensacola, Fl to Destin

$196 - $316

6 alternative options

Fly Houston to Pensacola, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Pensacola (PNS) IAH - PNS
  2. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Destin

$321 - $1,863

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Panama City, taxi  •  4 h 36 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 to Panama City, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

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

$311 - $1,253

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Pensacola, taxi  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Pensacola (PNS) HOU - PNS
  2. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Destin

$341 - $1,761

Train, bus, taxi  •  15 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl
  3. Take a taxi from Pensacola, Fl to Destin

$225 - $397

Drive  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Destin 576.7 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

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

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The best way to get from Houston to Destin without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 13 h 20 min and costs .

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

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Valparaiso Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 49 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Destin is 577 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 43 min to drive from Houston to Destin.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Houston Airport to Valparaiso Airport.

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There are 2229+ hotels available in Destin. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Airport is to line 102 bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Houston to Destin.
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  • Distance: 534.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

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

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Houston to Destin every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $3,300
Flights from Houston to Panama City
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Panama City via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Houston to Panama City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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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
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

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 Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
12 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
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 Pensacola to Destin
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Choice Taxi
Phone
+1 850-529-1806
Website
mychoicetaxi.com
Able Shuttle and Taxi
Phone
+1 850-607-0209
Website
pensacolaairportshuttle.co

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