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There are 6 ways to get from Houston to New Braunfels by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to Seguin

$40 - $50

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Train, taxi  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take a taxi from San Antonio Amtrak to New Braunfels

$143 - $233

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Houston to New Braunfels 175.5 miles

$17 - $25

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to San Antonio  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to San Antonio (SAT) HOU - SAT

$281 - $361

Fly Houston to San Antonio  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to San Antonio (SAT) IAH - SAT

$201 - $533

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Austin, bus, taxi  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Austin (AUS) HOU - AUS
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Marcos, Tx
  3. Take a taxi from San Marcos, Tx to New Braunfels

$178 - $536

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to New Braunfels is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to New Braunfels is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Houston and New Braunfels is 167 miles. The road distance is 175.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to New Braunfels without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $40 - $50.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Houston to New Braunfels, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Houston to New Braunfels is to bus which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $40 - $50. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $280 - $370 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to San Antonio Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to New Braunfels is 176 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Houston to New Braunfels.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to San Antonio Airport.

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There are 407+ hotels available in New Braunfels. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Houston to New Braunfels.
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  • Distance: 166.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and New Braunfels, TX, USA?

Turimex Internacional operates a bus from Houston to New Braunfels 3 times a day, and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines flies from Houston to New Braunfels every 4 hours.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Austin
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
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
+1 215-856-7924
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
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to Seguin
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com
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 Austin, Tx to San Marcos, Tx
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from San Antonio Amtrak to New Braunfels
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
AAA Taxi Service
Phone
+1 210-599-9999
Website
aaataxi.com
San Antonio Taxi
Phone
+1 210-444-2222
Website
sataxis.com

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is to line 040 bus which takes 51 min and costs $2.

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