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

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia  •  6 h 5 min

  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  •  6 h 10 min

  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  •  6 h 3 min

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

$158 - $1,210

Fly Houston to Newark  •  5 h 57 min

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

$138 - $670

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Newark  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Newark (EWR) HOU - EWR

$218 - $968

Fly Houston to Philadelphia, train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Philadelphia (PHL) IAH - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$203 - $660

Bus Pandora Bus  •  33 h 47 min

  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  •  35 h 53 min

  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  •  36 h 56 min

  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  •  40 h 16 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 New York Penn Station Crescent

$230 - $707

Drive  •  27 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Houston to New York 1638.8 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

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 33 h 47 min.

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

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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 33 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 5 min 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, depart from Houston Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Houston to New York is to fly which takes 6 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 33 h 47 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 40 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 25 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Houston to New York.
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  • Distance: 1426.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

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 33 h 47 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Houston to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York La Guardia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newark via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newark via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newark via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newark via Austin
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Houston to Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Houston to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newark via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Houston to Philadelphia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29 h 46 min
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 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
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
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com

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New York is 1 h ahead of Houston. It is currently 4:14 AM in Houston and 5:14 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 27 h 12 min 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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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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