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

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tyler, Tx to Longview, Tx 1522 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Longview, TX - Amtrak to Houston, TX - Amtrak 6021 / ...

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Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tyler, Tx to Longview, Tx 1522 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Houston, Tx 6495

$37 - $88

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Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Tyler to Houston 214.6 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Tyler to Houston Hobby Apt  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Tyler (TYR) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) TYR - HOU

$115 - $523

Fly Tyler to Houston  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Tyler (TYR) to Houston (IAH) TYR - IAH

$109 - $485

Bus to Dallas, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Tyler, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) DAL - HOU

$154 - $334

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No, there is no direct bus from Tyler to Houston. However, there are services departing from Tyler, Tx and arriving at Houston, TX - Amtrak via Longview, TX - Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Tyler and Houston is 180 miles. The road distance is 214.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Tyler to Houston without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 6 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Tyler to Houston, including transfers.

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Tyler to Houston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tyler, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Tyler to Houston is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 6 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 48 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tyler Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 34 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tyler to Houston is 215 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to drive from Tyler to Houston.

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American Airlines offers flights from Tyler Airport to Houston Hobby Apt Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tyler to Houston.
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  • Distance: 179.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

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

You can take a bus from Tyler to Houston via Longview, Tx and Longview, TX - Amtrak in around 6 h 30 min. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Tyler to Houston every 3 hours.

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 Tyler to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Tyler to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
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 Tyler, Tx to Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Longview, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Tyler, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
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
Bus from Longview, TX - Amtrak to Houston, TX - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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The best way to get from Tyler to Tyler Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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