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

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Fly Tucson to Houston  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Houston (IAH) TUS - IAH

$173 - $706

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Bus  •  21 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to San Antonio Tijuana-Monterrey 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx 7336 / ...

$109 - $190

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Fly Tucson to Houston Hobby Apt  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) TUS - HOU

$174 - $754

Shuttle to Phoenix, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Tucson (University) to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) PHX - HOU

$234 - $1,057

Train  •  24 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Tucson Amtrak to Houston Amtrak Sunset Limited

$140 - $430

Drive  •  17 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Tucson to Houston 1066.5 miles

$100 - $160

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No, there is no direct bus from Tucson to Houston. However, there are services departing from Tucson and arriving at Houston, Tx via San Antonio, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tucson Amtrak and arriving at Houston Amtrak. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 24 h 55 min.

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The distance between Tucson and Houston is 942 miles. The road distance is 1066.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Houston without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Tucson to Houston, including transfers.

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Tucson to Houston bus services, operated by Greyhound Mexico, depart from Tucson station.

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Tucson to Houston train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Tucson Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Houston is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 33 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 24 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Tucson Airport to Houston Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 19 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Tucson to Houston.
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  • Distance: 941.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

What companies run services between Tucson, AZ, USA and Houston, TX, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Tucson to Houston every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tucson to Houston via San Antonio and San Antonio, Tx in around 21 h 33 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tucson to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Tucson to Houston Hobby Apt via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Tucson to Houston Hobby Apt via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Tucson to Houston Hobby Apt via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from Phoenix to Houston Hobby Apt via El Paso
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from Phoenix to Houston Hobby Apt via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from Phoenix to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tucson to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Tucson to Houston via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Tucson to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tucson to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Tucson to Houston via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $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 Tucson Amtrak to Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Shuttle from Tucson (University) to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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 San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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Houston is 1 h ahead of Tucson. It is currently 12:28 PM in Tucson and 2:28 PM in Houston.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tucson to Houston is 1067 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 11 min to drive from Tucson to Houston.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Tucson Airport to Houston Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Tucson to Tucson Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 36 min and costs .

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