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Buses from Grand Prairie to Houston

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Grand Prairie - Houston Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Grand Prairie to Houston. Traveling by bus from Grand Prairie to Houston usually takes around 4 hours and 30 minutes, but the fastest Megabus bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance228 mi (366 km)
Shortest duration4h 15m
Cheapest price$24.99
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceMegabus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Grand Prairie to Houston?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Grand Prairie to Houston. Megabus connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Megabus34h 30m$26.80
  • Megabus

    Megabus

    Megabus is one of the leading bus companies in North America, with many popular routes in the Northeast and Midwest United States. Megabus tickets can be purchased for as low as $1 if you book in advance. Travelers enjoy Megabus’ unique double decker buses, which feature amenities such as air conditioning, digital entertainment, free WiFi, and power outlets at each seat. Megabus is an affordable, reliable option for travel between Grand Prairie and Houston.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Grand Prairie to Houston during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Grand Prairie to Houston?

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 30 minutes to cover the 228 miles from Grand Prairie to Houston. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 15 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.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Grand Prairie?

The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 5:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Grand Prairie to Houston, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Grand Prairie 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 Grand Prairie 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 Grand Prairie?

Main departure station: 710 Davis St

Most buses depart from the main station in Grand Prairie.

All bus stations in Grand Prairie:

  • 710 Davis St

Where does the bus arrive in Houston?

Main arrival station: 815 Pierce St at Travis St

All buses from Grand Prairie arrive at one main station in Houston.

All bus stations in Houston:

  • 815 Pierce St at Travis St

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