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Houston - Laredo Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 5 intercity buses per day from Houston to Laredo. Traveling by bus from Houston to Laredo usually takes around 6 hours and 25 minutes, but the fastest Tornado Bus bus can make the trip in 5 hours and 45 minutes.

Distance293 mi (472 km)
Shortest duration5h 45m
Cheapest price$62.92
Trips per day11
Most frequent serviceTornado Bus
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Houston to Laredo

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Ruth

December 22, 2019

Turimex Internacional

Cons: it was an emergency. Tips: don't do emergencies on holidays.

Cons: it was an emergency. Tips: don't do emergencies on holidays.

Price trends for buses from Houston to Laredo

Average prices by travel date

$75$50$25JunJul

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15JASONDJFMAMJ

What bus companies travel from Houston to Laredo?

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

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Tornado Bus56h 26m$62.92
  • Tornado Bus

    Tornado Bus

    Tornado Bus is a regional bus company that primarily serves the southern United States and Mexico. Founded in 1993, Tornado Bus Company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. For Tornado travel from Houston to Laredo, Tornado operates 5 scheduled trips per day with prices starting from $63.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Houston to Laredo 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 Houston to Laredo?

The bus takes an average of 6 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 293 miles from Houston to Laredo. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 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.

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

Because many passengers travel from Houston to Laredo at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Houston?

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Houston to Laredo, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Houston to Laredo every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 11 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

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: Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood

Buses to Laredo leave from 3 stations in Houston.

All bus stations in Houston:

  • Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood

  • Tornado Bus Station - Airport

  • Houston Southwest Fwy

Where does the bus arrive in Laredo?

Main arrival station: Tornado Bus Station

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

All bus stations in Laredo:

  • Tornado Bus Station

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