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

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Fly to Houston  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to Houston (IAH) HSV - IAH

$236 - $1,045

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Bus, train  •  17 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, LA to Houston, TX

$91 - $246

4 alternative options

Fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) HSV - HOU

$247 - $1,143

Bus  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Shreveport, La
  3. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Houston, Tx

$96 - $246

Bus, train via Houston Amtrak  •  20 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak

$131 - $356

Drive  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Huntsville to Houston 769.5 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Huntsville to Houston. However, there are services departing from Huntsville, Al and arriving at Houston, Tx via Birmingham, Al and Shreveport, La. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 31 min.

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The distance between Huntsville and Houston is 620 miles. The road distance is 769.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Huntsville to Houston without a car is to bus and train which takes 17 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Huntsville to Houston, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Huntsville to Houston is to fly which takes 3 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Huntsville Airport to Houston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Huntsville to Houston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Houston, Tx station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Huntsville to Houston is 769 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 39 min to drive from Huntsville to Houston.

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

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Map of how to get from Huntsville to Houston.
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  • Distance: 620.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

What companies run services between Huntsville, AL, USA and Houston, TX, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Huntsville to Houston every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Huntsville to Houston via Birmingham, Al and Shreveport, La in around 18 h 31 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Huntsville to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Huntsville to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Huntsville to Houston Hobby Apt via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Huntsville to Houston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Huntsville to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Huntsville to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 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 Huntsville, Al to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Shreveport, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80

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The best way to get from Huntsville to Huntsville Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs .

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