The cheapest busesfrom New Orleans to Houston

Showing times and prices for 2023-01-30





The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from New Orleans to Houston will cost around $46 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $44.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

New Orleans to Houston bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration8h 26m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$44
place Bus depart fromNew Orleans
pin_drop Bus arrive inHouston
directions_transit Bus companiesGreyhound, Flixbus, Megabus

The fastest busesfrom New Orleans to Houston

Showing times and prices for 2023-01-30


5h 40m


8h 26m

Trips per day




These direct buses cover the 512km distance in an average of 8h 26m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5h 40m

Travel tips

Bus from New Orleans to Houston

Travel by bus to Houston easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from New Orleans to Houston.
  • How to get to Houston from New Orleans?

  • On average you find 10 daily schedules to Houston from New Orleans. Usually, there are 70 bus departures every week on this route. Flixbus bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to Houston. It is an average of 6 bus schedules per day and 180 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • How to get cheap bus tickets from New Orleans to Houston?

  • There is a total of 3 bus companies operating this trip. Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus offer a total of 10 bus schedules from New Orleans to Houston. Keep in mind that this 3 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Flixbus tickets are available for $44. It is the lower trip price you can get on 2023-01-30. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 8464 reviews for Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus bus services. Users reviews best describe the real bus trip experience. The company score relates to bus quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing bus prices. Bus booking in advance is the best way to find Houston cheap tickets.
  • How far apart is Houston from New Orleans?

  • The bus traveling length from New Orleans to Houston is around 8h 26m. Flixbus schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from New Orleans. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 5h 40m in Houston.
  • Where are New Orleans and Houston bus stations?

  • For this trip to Houston, you can get on board at NEW ORLEANS - 1001 LOYOLA AVE, New Orleans UPT, Union Passenger Terminal (UPT), 1001 Loyola Ave. Moreover, get off the bus at HOUSTON SW - 6590 SW FRWY, Downtown Houston, Houston Uptown/Upper Kirby, Hillcroft METRO Park and Ride at 6220 Southwest Freeway, Baytown (Thompson/Service Rd).
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  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 8464 user reviews to best choose between Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus website. Reserve your bus seat to Houston in advance and have a nice trip.
  • How much is bus ticket from New Orleans to Houston?

  • Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus tickets to Houston costs between $44 and USD 49.99 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Flixbus to Houston low-cost tickets for only $44. This bus leaves at 08:00 from New Orleans bus station or stop at NEW ORLEANS - 1001 LOYOLA AVE, New Orleans UPT, Union Passenger Terminal (UPT), 1001 Loyola Ave. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 08:30 have the most expensive ticket to Houston for about USD 49.99.
  • Which is the best way for bus booking?

  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your bus ticket online at Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter. Greyhound phone number: Flixbus phone number: +49 30 300137300Megabus phone number: 877 462 6342 Find out more on search and buy cheap bus tickets in North America.
  • When is the first and last bus to Houston?

  • The first bus time to Houston is at 06:15. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from New Orleans is at 23:55.
  • How to get ticket refund on Greyhound, Flixbus, Megabus?

  • Note that companies have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on bus company page.

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