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There are 9 ways to get from Houston to New York by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to New York La Guardia (LGA) HOU - LGA

$166 - $481

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Fly Houston to New York La Guardia  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAH - LGA

$136 - $913

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to New York JFK (JFK) HOU - JFK

$160 - $1,212

Fly Houston to Newark  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Newark (EWR) IAH - EWR

$138 - $670

Bus Pandora Bus  •  33h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga 1596 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta ,GA to New York, NY

$142 - $278

Bus via New York, Ny  •  36h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga 1596 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny 1080 / ...

$159 - $405

Bus, train  •  37h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA Houston
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to New York Penn Station Crescent

$190 - $595

Train  •  40h 16m

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Sunset Limited
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to New York Penn Station Crescent

$230 - $707

Drive  •  27h 12m

  1. Drive from Houston to New York 1638.8 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to New York is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 27h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to New York is to fly which costs $130 - $700 and takes 5h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to New York. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at New York, NY via Alabama St @ Forsyth St and Atlanta ,GA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Houston station to New York station. However, there are services departing from Houston Amtrak Station and arriving at New York Penn Station via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 16m.

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The distance between Houston and New York is 1426 miles. The road distance is 1638.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to New York without a car is to bus which takes 33h 43m and costs $140 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Houston to New York, including transfers.

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

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Houston to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Houston Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Houston to New York is to fly which takes 5h 57m and costs $160 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $280 and takes 33h 43m, you could also train, which costs $230 - $750 and takes 40h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Houston to New York.
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  • Distance: 1426.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 57m

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Houston to New York hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to New York via Atlanta, Ga, Alabama St @ Forsyth St, University Ave Sw@Pryor Rd Sw, and Atlanta ,GA in around 33h 43m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Houston to Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Houston to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Houston Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Atlanta ,GA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 15m.

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Houston to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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New York is 1h ahead of Houston. It is currently 2:35 AM in Houston and 3:35 AM in New York.

Houston to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to New York is 1639 miles. It takes approximately 27h 12m to drive from Houston to New York.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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

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There are 2158+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $94 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 51m and costs $2.

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