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

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Fly from Houston  •  3h 54m

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Huntsville (HSV) IAH - HSV

$221 - $998

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Bus  •  19h

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Montgomery, Al 1596 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montgomery, Al to Huntsville, Al 1152 / ...

$94 - $133

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Fly from Houston Hobby Apt  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Huntsville (HSV) HOU - HSV

$251 - $1,146

Train, bus  •  20h 40m

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Huntsville, Al

$112 - $164

Drive  •  12h 36m

  1. Drive from Houston to Huntsville 769.1 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Huntsville is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 12h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Huntsville is to fly which costs $220 - $1,000 and takes 3h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Huntsville. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Huntsville, Al via Montgomery, Al. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h.

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The distance between Houston and Huntsville is 620 miles. The road distance is 769.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Huntsville without a car is to bus which takes 19h and costs $90 - $140.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Houston to Huntsville, including transfers.

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Houston to Huntsville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Houston, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Houston to Huntsville is to fly which takes 3h 54m and costs $220 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $140 and takes 19h.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Huntsville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 44m.

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Houston to Huntsville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Huntsville, Al station.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Huntsville.
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  • Distance: 620.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Huntsville, AL, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Houston to Huntsville every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Huntsville via Montgomery, Al in around 19h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Huntsville
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Huntsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$90 - $140
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Seat
$90 - $130
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 Montgomery, Al
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $95
Flexible
$100 - $150
Bus from Montgomery, Al to Huntsville, Al
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Huntsville, Al
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Huntsville is 769 miles. It takes approximately 12h 36m to drive from Houston to Huntsville.

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

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Book your Houston to Huntsville bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Huntsville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Airport is to line 102 bus which takes 49 min and costs $1 - $4.

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