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Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration3h 55m
Trips per day13
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Houston to Baton Rouge

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Houston to Baton Rouge is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Houston to Baton Rouge were $18.76. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $11.74 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Houston to Baton Rouge?

The distance between Houston and Baton Rouge is approximately 257.48 miles, or 414.28 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 5 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 55.2 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 Houston to Baton Rouge?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Houston to Baton Rouge by bus is usually on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Monday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Houston to Baton Rouge has the most daily schedules

On average there are 13 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Houston to Baton Rouge, with an average of 5 trips per day and 108 monthly trips. 5 bus carriers serve the route from Houston to Baton Rouge. Of the 13 trips there are 9 trips that are direct connections to Baton Rouge.

5 carriers offer Houston to Baton Rouge bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Houston to Baton Rouge from $17.00. There are 5 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Houston to Baton Rouge and you can expect on average to pay $25.70 for a Greyhound ticket to Baton Rouge. In Houston, Greyhound departs to Baton Rouge from Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St, In Baton Rouge, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1253 Florida Blvd and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Houston to Baton Rouge takes 6 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Baton Rouge in 3 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $27.09 for a weekend trip to Baton Rouge.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 15m
Avg. Price
$25.70

Megabus

Book Megabus from Houston to Baton Rouge from $1.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Megabus from Houston to Baton Rouge and you can expect on average to pay $21.61 for a Megabus ticket to Baton Rouge. In Houston, Megabus departs to Baton Rouge from 815 Pierce St at Travis St, In Baton Rouge, Megabus arrives at Corner of Convention St and 22nd St,

An average trip on Megabus from Houston to Baton Rouge takes 4 hours and 57 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Baton Rouge in 3 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $29.30 for a weekend trip to Baton Rouge.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Green certified
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 57m
Avg. Price
$21.61

Turimex Internacional

Book Turimex Internacional from Houston to Baton Rouge from $78.00. Typically there is one Turimex Internacional schedule per day from Houston to Baton Rouge and you can expect on average to pay $79.07 for a Turimex Internacional ticket to Baton Rouge. In Houston, Turimex Internacional departs to Baton Rouge from 7011 Harrisburg Blvd, In Baton Rouge, Turimex Internacional arrives at 6031 Siegen Ln,

An average trip on Turimex Internacional from Houston to Baton Rouge takes 4 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available Turimex Internacional trip will get you to Baton Rouge in 3 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, Turimex Internacional offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $79.09 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Baton Rouge.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 15m
Avg. Price
$79.07

El Expreso Bus

Book El Expreso Bus from Houston to Baton Rouge from $90.00. There are 6 trips per day offered by El Expreso Bus from Houston to Baton Rouge and you can expect on average to pay $108.13 for a El Expreso Bus ticket to Baton Rouge. In Houston, El Expreso Bus departs to Baton Rouge from Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St and 3 other stations. In Baton Rouge, El Expreso Bus arrives at Albertson's Bakery - 2950 College Dr,

An average trip on El Expreso Bus from Houston to Baton Rouge takes 6 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available El Expreso Bus trip will get you to Baton Rouge in 3 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, El Expreso Bus offers 8 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $108.06 for a weekend trip to Baton Rouge.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 36m
Avg. Price
$108.13

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from Houston to Baton Rouge from $90.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Tornado Bus from Houston to Baton Rouge and you can expect on average to pay $105.45 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Baton Rouge. In Houston, Tornado Bus departs to Baton Rouge from Tornado Bus Station - Airport and 2 other stations. In Baton Rouge, Tornado Bus arrives at Albertson's Bakery - 2950 College Dr,

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Houston to Baton Rouge takes 5 hours and 48 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Baton Rouge in 3 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $106.92 for a weekend trip to Baton Rouge.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 48m
Avg. Price
$105.45

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 6 stations that have bus departures from Houston. Most bus trips to Baton Rouge will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St
  • 815 Pierce St at Travis St
  • 7011 Harrisburg Blvd
  • Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood
  • 6590 Southwest Hwy
  • Tornado Bus Station - Airport
Bus trips arrive in Baton Rouge at 5 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Baton Rouge for trips arriving from Houston:
  • Albertson's Bakery - 2950 College Dr
  • Bus Terminal - 1253 Florida Blvd
  • Corner of Convention St and 22nd St
  • 6031 Siegen Ln
  • Chevron Gas Station