There are 6 ways to get from Plano to Houston by bus, car, tram or plane

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Bus Megabus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas/Forth Worth to Houston, TX

$27 - $38

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx 6491 / ...

$31 - $73

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Plano to Houston 258.2 miles

$25 - $40

Tram to Dallas, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Plano Station to Inwood/Love Field Station
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DAL - HOU

$138 - $298

Tram to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Houston  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Plano Station to Dfw Airport Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Houston (IAH) DFW - IAH

$104 - $417

Tram to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Plano Station to Dfw Airport Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DFW - HOU

$105 - $415

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The distance between Plano and Houston is 240 miles. The road distance is 258.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Plano to Houston without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Plano to Houston, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dallas Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plano to Houston is 258 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to drive from Plano to Houston.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Dallas Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport.

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There are 539+ hotels available in Houston. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plano to Houston.
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  • Distance: 239.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

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

Megabus operates a bus from Plano to Houston 3 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Dallas to Houston Hobby Apt via Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Houston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Tram from Downtown Plano Station to Inwood/Love Field Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Tram from Downtown Plano Station to Dfw Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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