There are 5 ways to get from Houston to Guatemala City by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Guatemala City (GUA) IAH - GUA

$112 - $274

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897
  3. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$159 - $382

Train, bus via Malacatán  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897
  3. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Malacatán to Guatemala City

$172 - $405

Train, bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Matamoros
  3. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$191 - $380

Drive  •  35 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Guatemala City 1678.4 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Guatemala City is to fly which costs $110 - $280 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Guatemala City is to fly which costs $110 - $280 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The distance between Houston and Guatemala City is 1096 miles. The road distance is 1678.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Houston to Guatemala City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Guatemala City. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional via San Antonio, Tx, Brownsville, TX, Matamoros and Tapachula, Mexico. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Guatemala City Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 43 min.

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Houston to Guatemala City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Antonio, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Guatemala City.
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  • Distance: 1095.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Guatemala City, Guatemala?

Spirit Airlines, United Airlines and five other airlines fly from Houston to Guatemala City every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Guatemala City via San Antonio, Tx, Brownsville, Tx, Brownsville, TX, Matamoros, Tapachula, and Tapachula, Mexico in around 2 days 2 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Houston to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Houston to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $500
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Houston to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Guatemala City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
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 Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$75 - $110
Economy
$70 - $110
Trans Galgos Inter
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Malacatán to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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