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Corpus Christi - Houston Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 9 intercity buses per day from Corpus Christi to Houston. Traveling by bus from Corpus Christi to Houston usually takes around 4 hours and 10 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 40 minutes.

Distance183 mi (294 km)
Shortest duration3h 40m
Cheapest price$34.99
Trips per day9
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines2

How much is a bus ticket from Corpus Christi to Houston?

Bus tickets for a trip from Corpus Christi to Houston cost $34.99 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20JunJun

Over the next four weeks, the average price of bus tickets from Corpus Christi to Houston is expected to be between $35 and $53. The cheapest day to travel in the next month is June 22, 2024, when tickets are available for June 22, 2024. The cheapest bus tickets available in the next week start at just $35.

Monthly avg. prices

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Taking the bus from Corpus Christi to Houston is usually cheapest in October, when the average ticket price is only $35. If you're planning to take the bus from Corpus Christi to Houston during March, keep in mind that bus ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of $42. However, booking your trip in advance can help you score a ticket at a better price.

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

To save money on bus tickets, buy them as early as possible. Bus carriers usually charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel. Book your ticket at least 18 days in advance to save up to $21.79.

What bus companies travel from Corpus Christi to Houston?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Corpus Christi to Houston that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 5 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US44h 4m$40.27
Greyhound54h 14m$40.25
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 4 trips per day from Corpus Christi to Houston, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 5 bus trips from Corpus Christi to Houston every day, with the average journey taking around 4 hours and 14 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Houston usually start from $35.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 10 minutes to cover the 183 miles from Corpus Christi to Houston. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 40 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. 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.

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Corpus Christi to Houston, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 9 scheduled buses that travel from Corpus Christi to Houston 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 Corpus Christi to Houston 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 Corpus Christi?

Main departure station: 602 N Staples

Most buses depart from the main station in Corpus Christi.

All bus stations in Corpus Christi:

  • 602 N Staples

Where does the bus arrive in Houston?

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Main arrival station: Greyhound Terminal Bus Station

The Bus Terminal at 2121 Main Street is centrally located within downtown Houston and serves as a hub for bus service from Greyhound, Jefferson Lines and Tornado Bus. From Houston’s bus terminal, you might connect to other cities in Texas such as Dallas, Austin, and San Antonio, or further afield to Los Angeles and New York. The station is open 24 hours a day, with restrooms, seating, and several food options available onsite. Within a few minutes’ walk from the bus terminal, you’ll find parking, rental car agencies, gas stations, fast food, and a Light Rail station to easily access the rest of Houston.

All bus stations in Houston:

  • Greyhound Terminal Bus Station

  • 6590 Southwest Hwy

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