There are 8 ways to get from Midland to Houston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  2h 32m

  1. Fly from Midland/Odessa (MAF) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) MAF - HOU

$193 - $788

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  14h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Odessa, TX to San Antonio Tijuana-Monterrey 1
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Houston FlixBus

$100 - $146

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Fly to Houston  •  2h 57m

  1. Fly from Midland/Odessa (MAF) to Houston (IAH) MAF - IAH

$172 - $400

Bus via Fort Worth  •  12h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Odessa, TX to Big Spring
  2. Take the bus from Big Spring, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Fort Worth to Hyatt Regency Houston

$205 - $247

Bus  •  13h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Odessa, TX to Ft Stockton, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx

Bus, train via Fort Stockton  •  15h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Odessa, TX to Ft Stockton, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to San Antonio
  3. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Houston Amtrak Station

Bus, train  •  15h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Odessa, TX to San Antonio Tijuana-Monterrey 1
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Houston Amtrak Station Sunset Limited

$127 - $184

Drive  •  9h 7m

  1. Drive from Midland to Houston 526.9 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Midland to Houston is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Midland to Houston is to fly which costs $190 - $800 and takes 2h 32m.

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The distance between Midland and Houston is 429 miles. The road distance is 526.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Midland to Houston without a car is to bus via Fort Worth which takes 12h 13m and costs $200 - $250.

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It takes approximately 2h 32m to get from Midland to Houston, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Midland to Houston is to fly which takes 2h 32m and costs $190 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus via Fort Worth, which costs $200 - $250 and takes 12h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Midland/Odessa Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Midland to Houston is 527 miles. It takes approximately 9h 7m to drive from Midland to Houston.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Midland/Odessa Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport.

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There are 776+ hotels available in Houston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Midland to Houston.
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  • Distance: 429.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 32m

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

Southwest Airlines flies from Midland to Houston 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Midland to Houston via Odessa, TX, Big Spring, Big Spring, Tx, Ft Worth, Tx, and Fort Worth in around 12h 13m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Midland/Odessa to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Midland/Odessa to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Midland/Odessa to Houston
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Midland/Odessa to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to Houston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Odessa, TX to Big Spring
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Odessa, TX to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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 Big Spring, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Fort Worth to Hyatt Regency Houston
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
vonlane.com
Book at
vonlane.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Antonio to Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The best way to get from Midland to Midland/Odessa Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $30 - $40.

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