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Houston - Richardson Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Houston to Richardson. Traveling by bus from Houston to Richardson usually takes around 5 hours and 31 minutes, but the fastest RedCoach Business bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 45 minutes.

Distance234 mi (377 km)
Shortest duration3h 45m
Cheapest price$34.49
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceRedCoach Business
Bus lines2

How much is a bus ticket from Houston to Richardson?

$39.09 is the average price of a bus ticket from Houston to Richardson. Taking a bus is an affordable way to make this trip. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Houston to Richardson are at their cheapest average price in December. This time of year usually offers the best deals on bus tickets for this route, with ticket prices around $54. On the other hand, traveling on this route during November might cost you a bit more than usual. Bus tickets for November trips cost $68, on average. But no need to stress — booking your bus ticket in advance can help you snag cheaper tickets.

What bus companies travel from Houston to Richardson?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Houston to Richardson that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, RedCoach Business usually offers more choice, with 3 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
RedCoach Business35h 28m$55.65
RedCoach First Class18h 15m$75.90
  • Book RedCoach Business from Houston to Richardson from $34. There are 3 RedCoach Business schedules from Houston to Richardson and you can expect on average to pay for a RedCoach Business ticket to Richardson. In Houston, RedCoach Business departs to Richardson from 904 Dallas St and no other station. In Richardson, RedCoach Business arrives at Richardson - University of Texas at Dallas (UTD), TX and no other station.

    An average trip on RedCoach Business from Houston to Richardson takes 5 hours and 28 minutes , while the fastest available RedCoach Business trip will get you to Richardson in 3 hours and 45 minutes .

    On weekends, RedCoach Business offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Richardson.

  • RedCoach offers a premium travel option called First Class, emphasizing quality and comfort for passengers. The transportation company operates primarily in Texas and has a modern fleet with features such as air conditioning, extra legroom, and 21-inch wide reclining seats. First Class buses also offer restrooms, complimentary WiFi, and power outlets for device charging during the journey.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 31 minutes to cover the 377 kilometers from Houston to Richardson. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 45 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Houston to Richardson for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 1:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Houston to Richardson, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Houston to Richardson every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Houston to Richardson without transferring.

City Information

Houston

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Houston, Texas is one of the most populous cities and among the most expansive cities in the U.S. As a result, Houston has become the leading commercial center in the Southern United States. Astronomy aficionados recognize Houston as the city where NASA’s Mission Control Center is located, and music fans know Houston as the birthplace of Queen B herself, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.

Even though Houston has a relatively small downtown area, it is packed with exciting things you can do while you’re in town. If you’re in the mood for a cultural outing, head to the Theater District where you are sure to find a play or a music performance you’d enjoy, or check out the Museum District that boasts more than 20 different museums and galleries. Since Houston is the most racially and ethnically diverse city in the country, its restaurant scene is one of a kind offering a rich variety of cuisines from all over the world. The many experiences available in Houston make it one of Texas' best vacation destinations.

As one of the main metropolitan cities in the U.S., Houston is very well connected to the rest of the country and the world. The main bus and train stations are both located right in the heart of downtown making it easy to get to your final destination by public transit or car. There are also several airports within the city’s vicinity that provide a good variety of options depending on where you’re flying to or from.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Houston?

Main departure station: 904 Dallas St

Most buses depart from the main station in Houston.

All bus stations in Houston:

  • 904 Dallas St

Where does the bus arrive in Richardson?

Main arrival station: Richardson - University of Texas at Dallas (UTD), TX

All buses from Houston arrive at one main station in Richardson.

Bus stations in Richardson:

  • Richardson - University of Texas at Dallas (UTD), TX

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