Houston to Bel Air Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $12
Fastest Way Train — 7h 18min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 50 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, train and by car
Distance 338 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak
Bus
$12 · 9h 15min · 53 lb of CO2
Houston to Slidell
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Train
$76 · 7h 18min · 87 lb of CO2
HOS to SDL
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Drive
$46 · 5h 58min · 68 lb of CO2
Houston to Bel Air

Drive from Houston to Bel Air

It's 339 miles between Houston to Bel Air. On a typical day, it might take between 5h 58min and 6h 16min from Houston to Bel Air under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 6h 34min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Bel Air 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 $45.

What is the best way to travel from Houston to Bel Air?

The are 8 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Houston to Bel Air. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Houston towards New Orleans, as it is the cheapest to Bel Air. It's common to find tickets for as low as $12. Greyhound operates from Houston to Bel Air, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Houston to Bel Air?

On your trip from Houston to Bel Air, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from Houston to Bel Air Louisiana?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Houston to Bel Air. 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 Bel Air is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Houston/Bel Air buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Houston 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 Houston TX and Bel Air 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 Houston to Bel Air? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Bel Air 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 Bel Air 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 Houston to Bel Air?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Houston to Bel Air is by bus. The bus costs $12 roughly and will take 9 hours 15 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Houston to Bel Air?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Houston area and Bel Air, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 7 hours 58 minutes. We recommend catching the train at HOS Houston Amtrak, which is about 1 miles from Houston. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NOL New Orleans.

How long does it take from Houston to Bel Air by car?

The total distance between Houston and Bel Air is 339 miles and will take you about 5 hours 58 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $46.

Travel companies on this route

Bus
Greyhound Greyhound from Houston to Bel Air
Useful Links Greyhound Contact Page Greyhound Bustracker Website
Customer Service1-214-849-8966
Customer Service Español1-800-531-5332
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Train
Amtrak Amtrak from Houston to Bel Air
Useful Links Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website
Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
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