There are 9 ways to get from Mississippi to Texas by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Jackson/Vicksburg to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) JAN - DFW

$218 - $834

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Bus Megabus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Baton Rouge, La 1209
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, LA to Houston, TX New Orleans

$41 - $96

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Fly Gulfport/Biloxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) GPT - DFW

$239 - $1,051

Fly Jackson/Vicksburg to Houston  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) to Houston (IAH) JAN - IAH

$219 - $998

Fly Gulfport/Biloxi to Houston  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) to Houston (IAH) GPT - IAH

$200 - $565

Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Baton Rouge, La 1209
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Houston, Tx 1281 / ...

$53 - $127

Bus, train  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Baton Rouge, La
  2. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Lafayette, La
  3. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Houston Amtrak

$75 - $189

Train  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Jackson Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak Sunset Limited

$100 - $254

Drive  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Jackson to Houston 443.4 miles

$40 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Mississippi to Texas. However, there are services departing from Jackson, Ms and arriving at Houston, Tx via Baton Rouge, La. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mississippi to Texas. However, there are services departing from Jackson Amtrak and arriving at Houston Amtrak via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 45 min.

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The distance between Mississippi and Texas is 579 miles. The road distance is 443.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Mississippi to Texas without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Mississippi to Texas, including transfers.

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Mississippi to Texas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Jackson, Ms station.

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Mississippi to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Jackson Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Mississippi to Texas is to fly which takes 2 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 12 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 14 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Jackson/Vicksburg Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 34 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Mississippi to Texas.
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  • Distance: 579.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

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

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Jackson to Arlington every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jackson to Houston via Baton Rouge, La in around 8 h 12 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Gulfport/Biloxi to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Train from Jackson Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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 Jackson, Ms to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Lafayette, La
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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Mississippi to Texas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Houston Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mississippi to Texas is 443 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to drive from Mississippi to Texas.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Jackson/Vicksburg Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport.

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Book your Mississippi to Texas bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Mississippi to Jackson/Vicksburg Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs .

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