There are 11 ways to get from Houston to New Mexico by plane, car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Houston to Hobbs  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Hobbs (HOB) IAH - HOB

$185 - $821

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Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  23 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
  3. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm

$98 - $172

9 alternative options

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Albuquerque  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Albuquerque (ABQ) HOU - ABQ

$192 - $902

Fly Houston to Albuquerque  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Albuquerque (ABQ) IAH - ABQ

$192 - $704

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Midland/Odessa, drive  •  5 h 11 min

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

$171 - $766

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to El Paso, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to El Paso (ELP) HOU - ELP
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal

$226 - $906

Fly Houston to Midland/Odessa, drive  •  5 h 25 min

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

$151 - $378

Fly Houston to El Paso, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to El Paso (ELP) IAH - ELP
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal

$146 - $448

Bus via Amarillo, Tx  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Amarillo, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm

$107 - $275

Train, bus  •  25 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Sunset Limited
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm 9276 / ...

$143 - $392

Drive  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Albuquerque 892.6 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Houston to New Mexico. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via Ft Worth, Tx and Amarillo, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 24 min.

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The distance between Houston and New Mexico is 708 miles. The road distance is 892.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to New Mexico without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Houston to New Mexico, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Houston to New Mexico is to fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Hobbs Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 39 min.

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Houston to New Mexico bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albuquerque, Nm station.

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New Mexico is 1 h behind Houston. It is currently 3:00 AM in Houston and 2:00 AM in New Mexico.

Yes, the driving distance between Houston to New Mexico is 893 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 12 min to drive from Houston to New Mexico.

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Map of how to get from Houston to New Mexico.
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  • Distance: 708.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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

United Airlines flies from Houston to Hobbs twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Albuquerque via Ft Worth, Tx and Amarillo, Tx in around 19 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Albuquerque via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to El Paso via Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to El Paso via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Hobbs
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Houston to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Houston to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Houston to Midland/Odessa
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Houston to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Houston to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Houston to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
19 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.state.nm.us
Bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dot.state.nm.us
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 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 Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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United Airlines offers flights from Houston Airport to Hobbs Airport.

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Book your Houston to New Mexico bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are one+ hotels available in New Mexico. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Airport is to line 102 bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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