There are 8 ways to get from Oklahoma City to Galveston by plane, bus, car or train

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 Hobby Apt  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Oklahoma City (OKC) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) OKC - HOU

$247 - $381

Cheapest option

Fly to Beaumont/Port Arthur, drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Oklahoma City (OKC) to Beaumont/Port Arthur (BPT) OKC - BPT
  2. Drive from Beaumont/Port Arthur to Galveston

$183 - $883

6 alternative options

Fly to Houston, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Oklahoma City (OKC) to Houston (IAH) OKC - IAH
  2. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$207 - $371

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Train, bus, Amtrak Thruway via Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Oklahoma City Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
  2. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Bus, Amtrak Thruway via Houston, TX  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas/Forth Worth to Houston, TX
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Train, bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Oklahoma City Amtrak to Dallas Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Drive  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Oklahoma City to Galveston 497.5 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oklahoma City to Galveston is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oklahoma City to Galveston is to fly which costs $240 - $390 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oklahoma City to Galveston. However, there are services departing from Oklahoma City, Ok and arriving at Galveston, TX via Dallas, Tx and Houston, TX - Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 1 min.

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The distance between Oklahoma City and Galveston is 457 miles. The road distance is 497.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Oklahoma City to Galveston without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 12 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Oklahoma City to Galveston, including transfers.

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Oklahoma City to Galveston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Oklahoma City, Ok station.

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The best way to get from Oklahoma City to Galveston is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $240 - $390. Alternatively, you can bus and Amtrak Thruway, which costs and takes 12 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Oklahoma City to Galveston.
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  • Distance: 457.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Oklahoma City, OK, USA and Galveston, TX, USA?

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Oklahoma City to Galveston every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oklahoma City to Galveston via Dallas, Tx, Houston, Tx, and Houston, TX - Amtrak in around 12 h 1 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Oklahoma City to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Flights from Oklahoma City to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $470
Flights from Oklahoma City to Beaumont/Port Arthur via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oklahoma City to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Oklahoma City to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Oklahoma City to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $460
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 Oklahoma City Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Oklahoma City Amtrak to Dallas Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
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 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
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
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
Bus from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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