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traveling from New Orleans to Houston by bus

Cheapest price$5.00
Shortest Duration6h 0m
Trips per day7
bus carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from New Orleans to Houston?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from New Orleans to Houston is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from New Orleans to Houston were $23.74. By booking 26 days out, tickets are on average $12.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from New Orleans to Houston?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New Orleans to Houston by bus is at 6:00 AM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 1:00 PM on Saturday 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.

How many daily bus trips are there from New Orleans to Houston?

On average there are 7 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from New Orleans to Houston, with an average of 4 trips per day and 92 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from New Orleans to Houston. Of the 7 trips there are 6 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from New Orleans start at $44.00.

bus lines that run from New Orleans to Houston

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 2 bus schedule(s) from New Orleans to Houston. The average Megabus ticket to Houston costs $24.56. Cheap Megabus tickets to Houston are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In New Orleans, Megabus departs from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave and no other station. In Houston, Megabus arrives at 815 Pierce St at Travis St and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from New Orleans to Houston takes 6 hours and 33 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Houston in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $33.96 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 33m
Avg. Price
$24.56

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 4 bus schedule(s) from New Orleans to Houston. The average Greyhound ticket to Houston costs $31.23. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Houston are available on Wanderu starting from $19.00. In New Orleans, Greyhound departs from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave and no other station. In Houston, Greyhound arrives at Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from New Orleans to Houston takes 8 hours and 12 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Houston in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $34.52 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
8h 12m
Avg. Price
$31.23

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from New Orleans. Most bus trips to Houston will depart from Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave.
  • Union Term - 1001 Loyola Ave
Bus trips arrive in Houston at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St, 815 Pierce St at Travis St are the main bus stations in Houston for trips arriving from New Orleans.
  • Greyhound Station - 2121 Main St
  • 815 Pierce St at Travis St