There are 8 ways to get from Houston to New Braunfels by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus via Austin, Tx  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Austin, Tx 9304 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Marcos, Tx 895 / ...

$87 - $147

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Bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9095 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to San Marcos, Tx 898 / ...

$90 - $157

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 14 min

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

$281 - $361

Fly Houston to San Antonio  •  3 h 23 min

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

$201 - $533

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Austin, bus, taxi  •  4 h 58 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

Fly Houston to Austin, bus, taxi  •  5 h 9 min

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

$168 - $498

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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 4 h 4 min and costs $85 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4 h 4 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 4 h 4 min and costs $85 - $150. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $280 - $370 and takes 3 h 14 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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The nearest airport to New Braunfels is San Antonio (SAT) Airport which is 24.4 miles away. Other nearby airports include Austin (AUS) (44.3 miles) and Killeen (GRK) (96.2 miles).

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Map of how to get from Houston to New Braunfels.
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  • Distance: 166.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

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

You can take a bus from Houston to New Braunfels via Austin, Tx and San Marcos, Tx in around 4 h 4 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines flies from Houston to New Braunfels 5 times a day.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Austin
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Flights from Houston to Austin
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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
Bus from Houston, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Austin, Tx to San Marcos, Tx
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
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 San Marcos, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$19 - $25
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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There are 329+ hotels available in New Braunfels. Prices start at $70 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 50 min and costs $2.

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