There are 11 ways to get from Maine to Texas by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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

Fly Portland to Dallas  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Dallas (DAL) PWM - DAL

$248 - $1,109

Cheapest option

Bus to Boston, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) BOS - HOU

$161 - $658

9 alternative options

Bus to Boston, fly to Dallas  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Dallas (DAL) BOS - DAL

$215 - $472

Bus to Boston, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) BOS - DFW

$189 - $566

Bus to Boston, fly to Houston  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Houston (IAH) BOS - IAH

$180 - $760

Bus to Boston, fly to Austin  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Austin (AUS) BOS - AUS

$210 - $580

Train, bus  •  45 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Transportation Center Amtrak to Woburn Anderson Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Woburn, MA to New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from New York to Columbus
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Ga to Houston, Tx

$204 - $423

Bus  •  46 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Newark Penn Station
  3. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga
  4. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx

$196 - $493

Bus, train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  4. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Houston Amtrak

$368 - $1,093

Bus, train, night bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Longview Amtrak
  4. Take the night bus from Longview, Tx to Houston, Tx

$282 - $833

Drive  •  32 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Houston 1955.7 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Maine to Texas is to drive which costs $190 - $280 and takes 32 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maine to Texas is to fly which costs $240 - $1,200 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The distance between Maine and Texas is 1904 miles. The road distance is 1955.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Maine to Texas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maine to Texas. However, there are services departing from Congress St + Franklin St and arriving at Houston, Tx via Portland, Me, Boston, MA, Newark, Nj and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 19 min.

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The best way to get from Maine to Texas without a car is to train and bus which takes 45 h 19 min and costs $200 - $430.

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Map of how to get from Maine to Texas.
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  • Distance: 1904.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 21 min

What companies run services between Maine, USA and Texas, USA?

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from South Portland Gardens to Dallas hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Houston via Congress St + Valley St, Portland, Me, Boston, Ma, Boston, MA, Newark Penn Station, Newark, Nj, and Atlanta, Ga in around 46 h 19 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Dallas via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Dallas via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Dallas via Baltimore, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Dallas via Baltimore, Birmingham
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Boston to Dallas via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Boston to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Boston to Dallas via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Boston to Dallas via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Austin via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Austin via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Austin via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Austin via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Boston to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Houston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Houston via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Austin via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Austin via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Houston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Houston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Boston to Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Boston to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Boston to Austin via Covington
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Boston to Houston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Transportation Center Amtrak to Woburn Anderson Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $230
Train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak 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
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Longview Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wells to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Columbus, Ga to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Newark, Nj to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Night bus from Longview, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Coach Run
Website
coachrun.com
Bus from Woburn, MA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
coachrun.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Akai Bus
Website
akaiticket.com
Bus from New York to Columbus
Ave. Duration
15 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
akaibus.net
Book at
gotobus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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