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

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

Recommended option

Fly Houston to Norfolk  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Norfolk (ORF) IAH - ORF

$243 - $1,131

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va

$144 - $370

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Norfolk  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Norfolk (ORF) HOU - ORF

$283 - $1,229

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Newport News, line 961 bus  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Newport News (PHF) HOU - PHF
  2. Take the line 961 bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Monticello & Princess Anne

$265 - $1,205

Fly Houston to Newport News, line 961 bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Newport News (PHF) IAH - PHF
  2. Take the line 961 bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Monticello & Princess Anne

$225 - $1,107

Bus via Doraville/Atlanta, GA - 5745 Buford Hwy NE  •  30 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Doraville/Atlanta, GA - 5745 Buford Hwy NE to Richmond, VA - 3201 W. Broad St.
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va

$161 - $310

Bus, train  •  35 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station

Train  •  41 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Alexandria Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station

$290 - $797

Drive  •  22 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Norfolk 1388.3 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Norfolk is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 22 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Norfolk is to fly which costs $240 - $1,200 and takes 4 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Norfolk. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Norfolk, Va via Atlanta, Ga and Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Houston station to Norfolk station. However, there are services departing from Houston Amtrak Station and arriving at Norfolk Amtrak Station via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and Alexandria Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 26 min.

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The distance between Houston and Norfolk is 1210 miles. The road distance is 1388.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Norfolk without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 56 min and costs $160 - $310.

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Houston to Norfolk, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Houston to Norfolk is to fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs $240 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $160 - $310 and takes 30 h 56 min, you could also train, which costs $290 - $800 and takes 41 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Norfolk.
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  • Distance: 1209.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Norfolk, VA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Houston to Norfolk hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Norfolk via Atlanta, Ga, Five Points Station, Doraville Station, Doraville Station, Buford Hwy@Mcelroy Rd, Doraville/Atlanta, GA - 5745 Buford Hwy NE, Richmond, VA - 3201 W. Broad St., Broad + Boulevard, Boulevard + The Diamond, and Richmond, Va in around 30 h 56 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Norfolk via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newport News via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newport News via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Houston to Newport News via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Newport News via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Newport News via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Norfolk via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Norfolk via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Norfolk via Nashville, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Norfolk via Memphis, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Newport News via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Newport News via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Houston Amtrak Station 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
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $800
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Monticello & Princess Anne
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.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.

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 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Doraville/Atlanta, GA - 5745 Buford Hwy NE to Richmond, VA - 3201 W. Broad St.
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 41 min.

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Houston to Norfolk bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Norfolk, Va station.

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Norfolk is 1 h ahead of Houston. It is currently 4:57 AM in Houston and 5:57 AM in Norfolk.

Houston to Norfolk train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Norfolk Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Norfolk is 1388 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 51 min to drive from Houston to Norfolk.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Houston Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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

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There are 128+ hotels available in Norfolk. Prices start at $54 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 $1 - $4.

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