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There are 12 ways to get from Houston to Virginia by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HOU - DCA

$143 - $704

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Fly Houston to Baltimore, subway  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Baltimore (BWI) IAH - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$92 - $1,393

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Fly Houston to Reagan Washington  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Reagan Washington (DCA) IAH - DCA

$133 - $806

Fly Houston to Norfolk  •  4 h 56 min

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

$243 - $1,131

Fly Houston to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Washington Dulles (IAD) IAH - IAD

$129 - $713

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Baltimore, subway  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Baltimore (BWI) HOU - BWI
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station

$137 - $891

Fly Houston to Richmond, line 14 bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Richmond (RIC) IAH - RIC
  2. Take the line 14 bus from 9th & Marshall to Broad + Bowe

$194 - $909

Bus  •  31 h 41 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 Virginia Beach, VA

$158 - $297

Bus via Norfolk, Va  •  32 h 32 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

$146 - $372

Bus, train  •  37 h 1 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  •  42 h 29 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

$294 - $801

Drive  •  23 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Virginia Beach 1405.9 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Virginia is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 23 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Virginia is to fly which costs $140 - $750 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Virginia. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Parks & 20Th via Atlanta, Ga, Richmond, Va and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 32 min.

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The distance between Houston and Virginia is 1102 miles. The road distance is 1405.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Virginia without a car is to bus which takes 31 h 41 min and costs $150 - $300.

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Houston to Virginia, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Houston to Virginia is to fly which takes 4 h 44 min and costs $140 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $300 and takes 31 h 41 min, you could also train, which costs $290 - $800 and takes 42 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Houston to Virginia.
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  • Distance: 1101.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Virginia, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Houston to Alexandria hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Virginia Beach 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., Scotts Addition Eastbound Station, Main Street Station Eastbound Station, and Richmond, VA in around 31 h 41 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Houston to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles via Louisville
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Houston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Houston to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Reagan Washington via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Reagan Washington via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Baltimore via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Baltimore via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Baltimore via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Baltimore via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 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, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Houston to Baltimore via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Houston to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Houston to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Houston to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Houston to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to VIRGINIA SQUARE station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.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.

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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
GRTC
Phone
(804) 358-4782
Email
webcustomerservice@ridegrtc.com
Website
ridegrtc.com
Bus from 9th & Marshall to Broad + Bowe
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridegrtc.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.

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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 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 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
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
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Richmond, VA to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Book at
megabus.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.

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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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Virginia is 1 h ahead of Houston. It is currently 8:42 PM in Houston and 9:42 PM in Virginia.

Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Virginia is 1406 miles. It takes approximately 23 h 8 min to drive from Houston to Virginia.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Virginia. Prices start at $100 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 51 min and costs $2.

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