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

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Fly Houston to Buffalo, bus  •  9h 27m

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Buffalo (BUF) IAH - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo to Olean, NY

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Fly Houston to Pittsburgh, bus  •  12h 53m

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Pittsburgh (PIT) IAH - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh International Airport to Dubois, PA
  3. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Olean, NY

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo, bus  •  9h 50m

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Buffalo (BUF) HOU - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo to Olean, NY

Fly Houston to Toronto, shuttle, bus  •  12h 13m

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Toronto (YYZ) IAH - YYZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo to Olean, NY

Bus  •  39h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Houston to Dallas
  2. Take the bus from Dallas to Cincinnati
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Buffalo, NY
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY

Bus, train  •  41h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Houston to Longview
  2. Take the train from Longview to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY

Bus via Pittsburgh  •  43h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Dallas, Tx - 801, Sth Riverfront Blvd
  2. Take the bus from Dallas to Dayton Trotwood
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood to Pittsburgh
  4. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Dubois, PA
  5. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Olean, NY

Train, bus  •  44h 24m

  1. Take the train from Houston to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo to Olean, NY

Drive  •  25h 35m

  1. Drive from Houston to Olean 1509.8 miles
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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Olean is to drive which costs $140 - $220 and takes 25h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Olean is to fly and bus which costs $260 - $350 and takes 9h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Olean. However, there are services departing from Houston and arriving at Olean, NY via Dallas, Cincinnati, OH and Buffalo, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39h 15m.

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The distance between Houston and Olean is 1276 miles. The road distance is 1509.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Olean without a car is to bus which takes 39h 15m and costs $180 - $310.

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It takes approximately 9h 27m to get from Houston to Olean, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Houston Airport to Buffalo Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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Houston to Olean bus services, operated by Coach Erie, arrive at Olean, NY station.

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Olean is 1h ahead of Houston. It is currently 4:43 AM in Houston and 5:43 AM in Olean.

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  • Distance: 1276.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 27m

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

You can take a bus from Houston to Olean via Dallas, Cincinnati, OH, and Buffalo, NY in around 39h 15m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via Tampa
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via St. Louis, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via New Orleans, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Houston to Pittsburgh via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Houston to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Houston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $700
Flights from Houston to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $440
Flights from Houston to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $420
Flights from Houston to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $390
Flights from Houston to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Houston to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Buffalo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Houston to Toronto via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Houston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Longview to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$300 - $420
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Business Seat
$190 - $270
Train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station
Ave. Duration
10h 16m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Train from Houston to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$90 - $140
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $290
Bus operators
Coach Erie
Phone
(814) 459-6666
Email
erie@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Buffalo to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Niagara Airbus
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Pittsburgh International Airport to Dubois, PA
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Senior 65+
$27 - $50
Youth 2-16
$28 - $50
Adult
$30 - $55
Bus from Dubois, PA to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Senior 65+
$23 - $45
Youth 2-16
$24 - $45
Adult
$26 - $50
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Senior 65+
$20 - $40
Youth 2-16
$21 - $40
Adult
$23 - $40
Bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Dubois, PA
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Senior 65+
$24 - $45
Youth 2-16
$25 - $45
Adult
$27 - $50
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 to Dallas
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Dallas to Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $200
Bus from Dallas to Dayton Trotwood
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$140 - $210
Bus from Dayton Trotwood to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Houston to Longview
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to Dallas, Tx - 801, Sth Riverfront Blvd
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$35 - $50

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Olean is 1510 miles. It takes approximately 25h 35m to drive from Houston to Olean.

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

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There are seven+ hotels available in Olean. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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