There are 7 ways to get from Houston to Mexico City by plane, night bus, 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 Hobby Apt to Mexico City  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Mexico City (MEX) HOU - MEX

$102 - $482

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  25 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9389 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte Turimex Internacional

$85 - $178

5 alternative options

Fly Houston to Mexico City  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Mexico City (MEX) IAH - MEX

$97 - $294

Fly Houston to Toluca  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Toluca (TLC) IAH - TLC

$101 - $448

Bus  •  27 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to San Antonio, TX
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Nuevo Laredo
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Central Norte

$130 - $215

Train, bus  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte Turimex Internacional

$105 - $225

Drive  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Mexico City 1051.6 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Mexico City is to fly which costs $95 - $300 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Mexico City is to fly which costs $100 - $490 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Houston and Mexico City is 756 miles. The road distance is 1051.6 miles.

Get driving directions

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Mexico City. However, there are services departing from Houston, TX and arriving at Independencia_1 via San Antonio, Nuevo Laredo and Terminal Central De Autobuses Del Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 5 min.

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

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Houston to Mexico City every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Mexico City via San Antonio, TX, San Antonio, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico Central Norte, and Terminal Central De Autobuses Del Norte in around 27 h 5 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Houston to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Houston to Mexico City via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Houston to Toluca via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Houston to Toluca via Mexico City, Acapulco
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Houston to Toluca via Mexico City, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Mexico City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Houston to Mexico City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Houston to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Houston to Mexico City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
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
Night 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
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $90
Ejecutivo
$101 - $107
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Nuevo Laredo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $95
Full Fare
$85 - $120

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