There are 8 ways to get from Houston to Michigan City by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway, train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Chicago Midway (MDW) HOU - MDW
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.

$112 - $816

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Fly Houston to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) IAH - ORD
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.

$92 - $379

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee, bus, train  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Milwaukee (MKE) HOU - MKE
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.

$172 - $322

Fly Houston to Milwaukee, bus, train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Milwaukee (MKE) IAH - MKE
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.

$152 - $514

Bus, train Amtrak  •  27 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Longview, Tx
  2. Take the train from Longview Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to 11th St. Ssl

$147 - $416

Bus, train  •  28 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Texarkana, Ar
  2. Take the bus from Texarkana, Ar to Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il
  3. Take the train from Gary Metro Center to 11th St. Ssl

$126 - $322

Train  •  31 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Homewood Amtrak
  3. Take the train from 57th St. to 11th St. Ssl

$193 - $524

Drive  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Michigan City 1124.3 miles

$110 - $160

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No, there is no direct train from Houston to Michigan City. However, there are services departing from Houston Amtrak and arriving at 11th St. via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, Homewood and 57th St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 4 min.

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The distance between Houston and Michigan City is 957 miles. The road distance is 1124.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Michigan City without a car is to bus and train which takes 27 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Houston to Michigan City, including transfers.

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Houston to Michigan City train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Houston Amtrak station.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Chicago Midway Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Houston to Michigan City train services, operated by South Shore Line, arrive at 11th St. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Michigan City is 1124 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 31 min to drive from Houston to Michigan City.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Chicago Midway Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Michigan City. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Michigan City.
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  • Distance: 956.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Houston to Michigan City via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal, Homewood Amtrak, Homewood, 55th - 56th - 57th St., and 57th St. in around 31 h 4 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway via Oklahoma City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare via Tulsa
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare via Oklahoma City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Houston to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to 11th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
nictd.com
Train from Gary Metro Center to 11th St.
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
nictd.com
Train from 57th St. to 11th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
nictd.com
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 Longview Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
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
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Homewood Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$480 - $700
Bus operators
Coach USA
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 Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
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 Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is to line 040 bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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