Travel from CHO to IAH

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$128 | 1d 11h 9min Flight$384 | 7h 33min Bus166 lb of CO2
  1. Flight$387
    7h 36min · 683 lb of CO2
  2. Train$226
    1d 3h 13min · 297 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$128
    1d 11h 9min · 195 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$151
    18h 55min · 214 lb of CO2

CHO airport Flights

bus tickets from CHO to IAH

$387 · 7h 36min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $387
Travel Duration
7h 36min

bus tickets from CHO to HOU

$389 · 7h 37min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $389
Travel Duration
7h 37min

bus tickets from SHD to IAH

$384 · 7h 33min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $384
Travel Duration
7h 33min

CHO airport Trains

train tickets from Charlottesville to Houston

$226 · 1d 3h 13min
AmtrakAmtrak CVS train to HOS
Train Tickets
About $226
Travel Duration
1d 3h 13min
Charlottesville - CVS
Amtrak from CVS to NOLAmtrak · 19h 55minCrescent
New Orleans - NOL
Amtrak from NOL to HOSAmtrak · 7h 18minSunset Limited
Houston - HOS

train tickets from Culpeper to Houston

$233 · 1d 4h 8min
AmtrakAmtrak CLP train to HOS
Train Tickets
About $233
Travel Duration
1d 4h 8min
Culpeper - CLP
Amtrak from CLP to NOLAmtrak · 20h 50minCrescent
New Orleans - NOL
Amtrak from NOL to HOSAmtrak · 7h 18minSunset Limited
Houston - HOS

CHO airport Buses

bus tickets from Charlottesville to Houston

$128 · 1d 11h 9min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $128
Travel Duration
1d 11h 9min

bus tickets from Charlottesville to Baytown

$208 · 1d 5h 59min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 5h 59min

bus tickets from Charlottesville to Conroe

$208 · 1d 6h 0min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 6h 0min

bus tickets from Charlottesville to Katy

$130 · 1d 11h 49min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $130
Travel Duration
1d 11h 49min

Drive from CHO airport

Driving from CHO to IAH

$151 · 18h 55min

It's 1116 miles between CHO to IAH. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 55min and 19h 52min from CHO to IAH under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 49min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to IAH by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $150.

Our recommendation to IAH

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from CHO to IAH?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are flight, train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able. Shuttle service may be available to IAH. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

CHO to IAH Houston - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from CHO to IAH. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to IAH is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the CHO/IAH buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from CHO is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between CHO and IAH during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from CHO to IAH? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of IAH traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to IAH is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from CHO to IAH?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from CHO to IAH is by bus. The bus costs $128 roughly and will take 1 day 11 hours 9 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from CHO to IAH?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between CHO area and IAH, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 3 hours 13 minutes. We recommend catching the train at CVS Charlottesville Amtrak, which is about 8 miles from CHO. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NOL New Orleans.

How long does it take from CHO to IAH by car?

The total distance between CHO and IAH is 1116 miles and will take you about 18 hours 55 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

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