There are 7 ways to get from Houston to Kentucky by plane, bus 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 Hobby Apt to Louisville  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Louisville (SDF) HOU - SDF

$232 - $1,104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Texarkana, Ar 6440
  2. Take the bus from Texarkana, Ar to Louisville, Ky 1502

$104 - $264

5 alternative options

Fly Houston to Louisville  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Louisville (SDF) IAH - SDF

$202 - $466

Fly Houston to Covington  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Covington (CVG) IAH - CVG

$163 - $355

Fly Houston to Lexington, line 3 bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Lexington (LEX) IAH - LEX
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Transit Center to Centre Parkway @ 1349

$233 - $475

Bus via Dallas, Tx  •  23 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx 7216 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Louisville, Ky 1502

$108 - $277

Drive  •  16 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Louisville 1031.4 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Kentucky is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 16 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Kentucky is to fly which costs $160 - $360 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Houston and Kentucky is 801 miles. The road distance is 1031.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Houston to Kentucky, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Kentucky. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Louisville, Ky via Texarkana, Ar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 30 min.

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

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Houston to Louisville every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Louisville via Texarkana, Ar in around 23 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Houston to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Houston to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Houston to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Houston to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Houston to Lexington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Houston to Lexington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Louisville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Louisville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Houston to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Houston to Covington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Houston to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Houston to Lexington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Houston to Lexington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Houston to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Houston to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Houston to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Houston to Lexington
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $900
Flights from Houston to Lexington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Louisville via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Bus operators
LexTran
Website
lextran.com
Bus from Transit Center to Centre Parkway @ 1349
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lextran.com
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 Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Texarkana, Ar to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
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 Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210

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