There are 7 ways to get from Houston to Pensacola by plane, taxi, 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 Pensacola  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Pensacola (PNS) IAH - PNS

$193 - $1,705

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Bus  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Pensacola, Fl 1262

$75 - $159

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Pensacola  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Pensacola (PNS) HOU - PNS

$213 - $1,603

Fly Houston to Valparaiso, taxi  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Valparaiso (VPS) IAH - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$351 - $1,253

Fly Houston to Mobile, drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Mobile (MOB) IAH - MOB
  2. Drive from Mobile to Pensacola

$228 - $464

Train, bus  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Sunset Limited
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl 1262

$104 - $240

Drive  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Pensacola 527.4 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Pensacola is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Pensacola is to fly which costs $210 - $1,600 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Houston and Pensacola is 492 miles. The road distance is 527.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Pensacola without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 14 min and costs $70 - $160.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Houston to Pensacola, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Houston to Pensacola is to fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs $190 - $1,800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $160 and takes 12 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Pensacola Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 29 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Pensacola is 527 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to drive from Houston to Pensacola.

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United Airlines offers flights from Houston Airport to Pensacola Airport.

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There are 240+ hotels available in Pensacola. Prices start at $62 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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Map of how to get from Houston to Pensacola.
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  • Distance: 491.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Pensacola, FL, USA?

United Airlines flies from Houston to Pensacola 5 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Houston to Pensacola hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $140 and the journey takes 12 h 4 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $3,300
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Mobile
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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.

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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 Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
12 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from New Orleans, La to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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