There are 8 ways to get from Houston to Midland by plane, night bus, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Houston Hobby Apt  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) HOU - MAF

$184 - $779

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx 6482
  2. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Odessa, Tx 1409 / ...

$102 - $210

6 alternative options

Fly from Houston  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) IAH - MAF

$164 - $391

Night bus, bus  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Ft Stockton, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Odessa, TX

Night bus, bus Greyhound Mexico  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Ft Stockton, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Midland/Odessa Airport

Train, bus  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Big Spring, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Big Spring, Tx to Odessa, Tx

$127 - $272

Train, bus via Ft Stockton, Tx  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Ft Stockton, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Odessa, TX

Drive  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Midland 569.4 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Midland is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Midland is to fly which costs $180 - $800 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Houston and Midland is 429 miles. The road distance is 569.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Houston to Midland, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Midland.
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  • Distance: 429.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

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

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Houston to Midland every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Midland via Ft Worth, Tx and Odessa, Tx in around 12 h 47 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Midland/Odessa
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Midland/Odessa
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
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
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Houston, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Odessa, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Big Spring, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Big Spring, Tx to Odessa, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
All Aboard America
Website
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Odessa, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Midland/Odessa Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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