There are 12 ways to get from Houston to Mississippi by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Memphis (MEM) HOU - MEM

$227 - $431

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Bus Megabus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Baton Rouge, LA Houston
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Jackson, Ms 1212

$39 - $92

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Fly Houston to Jackson/Vicksburg  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) IAH - JAN

$196 - $898

Fly Houston to Gulfport/Biloxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) IAH - GPT

$201 - $566

Fly Houston to Memphis  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Memphis (MEM) IAH - MEM

$197 - $423

Fly Houston to Mobile, drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Mobile (MOB) IAH - MOB
  2. Drive from Mobile to Biloxi

$226 - $462

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to New Orleans, bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to New Orleans (MSY) HOU - MSY
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Biloxi, Ms

$137 - $538

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La 1596 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Jackson, Ms 1212

$53 - $128

Train, bus  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
  3. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Jackson, Ms

$78 - $188

Bus via Shreveport, La  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Shreveport, La 6440
  2. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Jackson, Ms 1522 / ...

$62 - $151

Train  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Sunset Limited
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Jackson Amtrak City Of New Orleans

$95 - $252

Drive  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Jackson 443.5 miles

$40 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Mississippi. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Jackson, Ms via Baton Rouge, La. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Houston to Mississippi. However, there are services departing from Houston Amtrak and arriving at Jackson Amtrak via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 13 min.

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The distance between Houston and Mississippi is 401 miles. The road distance is 443.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Mississippi without a car is to bus which takes 9 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Houston to Mississippi, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Houston to Mississippi is to fly which takes 3 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h, you could also train, which costs and takes 14 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Memphis Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Houston to Mississippi bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jackson, Ms station.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Mississippi.
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  • Distance: 401.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Houston to Southaven 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Jackson via Baton Rouge, La in around 9 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Jackson/Vicksburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Houston to Gulfport/Biloxi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $650
Flights from Houston to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Houston to Mobile
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $850
Flights from Houston to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 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
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
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 Jackson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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 New Orleans, La to Biloxi, Ms
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Houston, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Shreveport, La to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75

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Houston to Mississippi train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Jackson Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Mississippi is 444 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to drive from Houston to Mississippi.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Memphis Airport.

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

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There are four+ hotels available in Mississippi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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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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