There are 6 ways to get from Monterrey to Houston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Houston  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Monterrey (MTY) to Houston (IAH) MTY - IAH

$101 - $265

Cheapest option

Bus Turimex Internacional  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Monterrey to Houston Downtown Greyhound 9428

$45 - $120

4 alternative options

Fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Monterrey (MTY) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) MTY - HOU

$152 - $1,113

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Monterrey to Nuevo Laredo Monterrey-Nuevo Laredo
  2. Take the bus from Laredo, Tx to Houston, Tx 7336

$54 - $132

Bus, train  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Monterrey, Mx to Laredo, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Laredo, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Houston Amtrak

$80 - $205

Drive  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Monterrey to Houston 490.8 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Monterrey to Houston. However, there are services departing from Monterrey and arriving at Houston, Tx via Nuevo Laredo, Mx and Laredo, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 7 min.

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The distance between Monterrey and Houston is 667 km. The road distance is 785.2 km.

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The best way to get from Monterrey to Houston without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Monterrey to Houston, including transfers.

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Monterrey to Houston bus services, operated by Estrella Blanca, depart from Monterrey station.

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The best way to get from Monterrey to Houston is to fly which takes 2 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Monterrey Airport to Houston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Monterrey to Houston is 785 km. It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to drive from Monterrey to Houston.

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Viva Aerobus, Interjet and United Airlines offer flights from Monterrey Airport to Houston Airport.

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Map of how to get from Monterrey to Houston.
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  • Distance: 416.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

What companies run services between Monterrey, Mexico and Houston, TX, USA?

Interjet, United Airlines and Viva Aerobus fly from Monterrey to Houston every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Monterrey to Houston via Nuevo Laredo, Nuevo Laredo, Mx, and Laredo, Tx in around 12 h 7 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Monterrey to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $350
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Monterrey to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Monterrey to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Monterrey to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Monterrey to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 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
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Bus operators
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to Nuevo Laredo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$11 - $18
Primera Select
$16 - $21
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 Laredo, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Monterrey, Mx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Monterrey, Mx to Laredo, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Laredo, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from Monterrey to Houston Downtown Greyhound
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com

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The best way to get from Monterrey to Monterrey Airport is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs .

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