Travel from IAH to CHO

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

IAH airport Flights

bus tickets from IAH to CHO

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

bus tickets from HOU to CHO

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

bus tickets from IAH to SHD

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

IAH airport Trains

train tickets from Houston to Charlottesville

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

train tickets from Houston to Culpeper

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

IAH airport Buses

bus tickets from Houston to Charlottesville

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

bus tickets from Baytown to Charlottesville

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

bus tickets from Conroe to Charlottesville

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

bus tickets from Katy to Charlottesville

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

Drive from IAH airport

Driving from IAH to CHO

$151 · 18h 55min

It's 1116 miles between IAH to CHO. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 55min and 19h 52min from IAH to CHO 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 CHO 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 CHO

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

When to book trip from IAH to CHO?

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 CHO. 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.

IAH to CHO Charlottesville VA - take the train or bus?

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

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

Does Amtrak go from IAH to CHO?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between IAH area and CHO, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 3 hours 13 minutes. We recommend catching the train at HOS Houston Amtrak, which is about 16 miles from IAH. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NOL New Orleans.

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

The total distance between IAH and CHO 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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