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Newark, NJ to Houston bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$148.12
Fastest time39h 5m
Trips per day12
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How much does a bus ticket from Newark, NJ to Houston cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Newark to Houston were $204.17.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Newark to Houston is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 11 days out, tickets are on average $154.18 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Newark, NJ to Houston?

The distance between Newark and Houston is approximately 1411.19 miles, or 2270.52 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 44 hours and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 39 hours and 5 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Newark to Houston?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Newark, NJ to Houston by bus is on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Monday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Newark to Houston?

On average there are 12 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Newark, NJ to Houston, with an average of 12 trips per day and 136 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Newark to Houston. Of the 12 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Newark, NJ to Houston start at $246.87.

1 carriers offer Newark, NJ to Houston bus trips


Book Greyhound from Newark to Houston from $148.12. There are 12 Greyhound schedules from Newark to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $271.18 for a Greyhound ticket to Houston. In Newark, Greyhound departs to Houston from Penn Station and no other station. In Houston, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Newark to Houston takes 44 hours and 49 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Houston in 39 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 12 trips per day and you could expect to pay $266.26 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

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Buses to Houston depart from one main station in Newark:
  • Penn Station
Buses arrive in Houston at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Houston for trips arriving from Newark:
  • Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St
  • 6590 Southwest Hwy
  • 7011 Harrisburg Blvd

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