There are 6 ways to get from Houston to Wichita by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Wichita (ICT) IAH - ICT

$179 - $826

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
  2. Take the night bus from Dallas, Tx to Wichita, Ks 7324

$67 - $138

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Bus  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Oklahoma City, Ok
  3. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Wichita, Ks

$74 - $182

Bus, train  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the train from Victory Station to Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center Tre
  3. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Oklahoma City Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Wichita, Ks

$104 - $244

Bus, night bus via Houston, Tx  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx 7216 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Dallas, Tx to Wichita, Ks 7324

$68 - $167

Drive  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Wichita 604.2 miles

$55 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Houston to Wichita is to drive which costs $55 - $90 and takes 9 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Wichita is to fly which costs $170 - $850 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Wichita. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Wichita, Ks via Dallas, Tx and Oklahoma City, Ok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 28 min.

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The distance between Houston and Wichita is 563 miles. The road distance is 604.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Wichita without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 28 min and costs $70 - $190.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Houston to Wichita, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Houston to Wichita is to fly which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $170 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $190 and takes 13 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Wichita Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Houston to Wichita bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wichita, Ks station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Wichita is 604 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 46 min to drive from Houston to Wichita.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Houston Airport to Wichita Airport.

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  • Distance: 562.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Wichita, KS, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Houston to Wichita every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Wichita via Dallas, Tx and Oklahoma City, Ok in around 13 h 28 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Wichita
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from Victory Station to Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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 Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Oklahoma City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
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 Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Oklahoma City, Ok
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Wichita, Ks
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Night bus from Dallas, Tx to Wichita, Ks
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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