There are 7 ways to get from Las Cruces to Galveston by bus, plane, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal to Downtown El Paso
  2. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) ELP - HOU

$280 - $960

Cheapest option

Bus, fly to Lake Charles, drive  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal to Downtown El Paso
  2. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Lake Charles (LCH) ELP - LCH
  3. Drive from Lake Charles to Galveston

$191 - $830

5 alternative options

Bus, fly to Houston  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal to Downtown El Paso
  2. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Houston (IAH) ELP - IAH
  3. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$200 - $500

Bus, fly to Beaumont/Port Arthur, drive  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal to Downtown El Paso
  2. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Beaumont/Port Arthur (BPT) ELP - BPT
  3. Drive from Beaumont/Port Arthur to Galveston

$206 - $922

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal to Downtown El Paso
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Bus, train, Amtrak Thruway  •  23 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Cruces, NM to El Paso
  2. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot to Houston Amtrak
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Drive  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Las Cruces to Galveston 845.2 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Las Cruces to Galveston is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 13 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Las Cruces to Galveston is to bus and fly which costs $280 - $1,000 and takes 7 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Las Cruces to Galveston. However, there are services departing from Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal and arriving at Galveston, TX via Downtown Transit Ctr Bay H, El Paso, Tx, San Antonio, Tx and Houston, TX - Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 42 min.

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The distance between Las Cruces and Galveston is 745 miles. The road distance is 845.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Las Cruces to Galveston without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 18 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Las Cruces to Galveston, including transfers.

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Las Cruces to Galveston bus services, operated by New Mexico Transport, depart from Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from El Paso Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Las Cruces to Galveston.
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  • Distance: 744.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 13 min

What companies run services between Las Cruces, NM, USA and Galveston, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Las Cruces to Galveston via Downtown El Paso, Downtown Transit Ctr Bay H, Campbell/Mills City Hall, El Paso, Tx, San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx, and Houston, TX - Amtrak in around 18 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from El Paso to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from El Paso to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from El Paso to Beaumont/Port Arthur via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from El Paso to Beaumont/Port Arthur via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from El Paso to Lake Charles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from El Paso to Lake Charles via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from El Paso to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from El Paso to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from El Paso to Houston Hobby Apt via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from El Paso to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from El Paso to Lake Charles via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from El Paso to Lake Charles via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
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 El Paso Union Depot to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.state.nm.us
Bus from Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal to Downtown El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dot.state.nm.us
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.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 El Paso, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Las Cruces, NM to El Paso
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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