There are 7 ways to get from Minneapolis to Houston Airport (IAH) 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 to Houston  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Houston (IAH) MSP - IAH

$92 - $383

6 alternative options

Fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) MSP - HOU

$207 - $911

Bus Jefferson Lines  •  28 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK 801
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx

$197 - $332

Train, night bus  •  35 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Longview Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Longview, Tx to Houston, Tx

$203 - $587

Bus Megabus  •  36 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
  3. Take the bus from Dallas/Forth Worth to Houston, TX

$138 - $214

Train  •  41 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Houston Amtrak

$248 - $707

Drive  •  19 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Houston Airport (IAH) 1176 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Houston Airport (IAH), USA?

Spirit Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Houston Airport (IAH) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Houston Airport (IAH) via Oklahoma City, OK, Oklahoma City, Ok, Dallas, Tx, Houston, Tx, and Travis St @ Preston St in around 28 h 56 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
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
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
Frequency
6 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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Dallas/Forth Worth to Houston, TX
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Minneapolis and Houston Airport (IAH) is 1677 km. The road distance is 1882 km.

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Houston Airport (IAH) is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Houston Airport (IAH) is to fly which takes 4 h 16 min and costs $90 - $390.

No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Houston Airport (IAH). However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Bush Iah Terminal C via Oklahoma City, Ok, Dallas, Tx and Travis St @ Preston St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 56 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Minneapolis to Houston Airport (IAH), including transfers.