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Jackson (Mississippi) to Houston drive in an RV

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RV campgrounds from Jackson (Mississippi) to Houston

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Here's a sample itinerary for a camping drive from Jackson (Mississippi) to Houston in your RV. If you're planning a road trip to Houston, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Find the best RV parks, campgrounds, hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and AllStays. Scroll down to see all the RV campgrounds along the way.

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 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Jackson (Mississippi)
drive for about 58 minutes

10:58 am  Brookhaven
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:58 am
drive for about 1.5 hours

1:18 pm  Hammond (Louisiana)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:18 pm
drive for about 52 minutes

3:11 pm  Baton Rouge
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:11 pm
drive for about 1 hour

5:12 pm  Lafayette
stay overnight at Days Inn Lafayette
leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 4 hours
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 Day 2

10:00 am  leave from Days Inn Lafayette
drive for about 1 hour

11:12 am  Lake Charles
eat at Pujo Street Cafe
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:12 pm
drive for about 53 minutes

1:05 pm  Beaumont
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:05 pm
drive for about 1 hour

3:11 pm  Baytown (Texas)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:11 pm
drive for about 29 minutes

4:39 pm  arrive in Houston
stay at Doubletree Hotel Houston Downtown

day 2 driving ≈ 3.5 hours
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What are RV campgrounds along the way?

    Lincoln Civic Center RV Park  (1 mention)

Hammond (Louisiana)  (2 answers)
    Calloway RV and Campground  (1 mention)
    Punkin Lakeside RV Park  (1 mention)
    Hidden Oaks Family Campground  (1 mention)
    Yogi Bears Jellystone Park Camp Resort  (1 mention)
    Reunion Lake RV Resort  (1 mention)

Baton Rouge  (23 answers)
    Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge  (1 mention)
    Farr Park  (1 mention)
    Cajun Country Campground  (1 mention)
    Courtneys RV Park  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Baton Rouge:
        Capital City Grill Downtown
        Tin Roof Brewing Co
    questions about Baton Rouge:
        Great music spots in Baton Rouge?
        What is your favorite restaurant in Baton Rouge?
        Must Eats in Baton Rouge?

Lafayette  (9 answers)
    Acadiana Park  (1 mention)
    KOA Campground Scott  (1 mention)
    Bayou Wilderness RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Maxies Campground  (1 mention)
    Catfish Heaven Aquafarm and Campground  (1 mention)
    hotels around Lafayette:
        Days Inn Lafayette
        Acadiana Lodge
        Studio 6 Lafayette
        La Quinta Inn & Suites Lafayette Oil Center
        Holiday Inn Lafayette US 167
        Hilton Lafayette
        La Quinta Inn Lafayette North
        Drury Inn & Suites Lafayette
    questions about Lafayette:
        What's the best neighborhood in Lafayette for a first time visitor?

Lake Charles  (3 answers)
    Twelve Palms RV Park Downtown  (1 mention)
    Isle of Capri Casino RV Park  (1 mention)
    Isle of Capri Casino  (1 mention)
    Twelve Oaks RV Park  (1 mention)
    Gates at McNeese  (1 mention)
    Whispering Meadow RV Park  (1 mention)
    Paradise RV park  (1 mention)
    Little Lake Charles Resort  (1 mention)
    Sam Houston Jones State Park  (1 mention)
    Parkside Marina Resort  (1 mention)
    restaurants around Lake Charles:
        Pujo Street Cafe

    Beaumont RV Park and Marina  (1 mention)
    East Lucas RV Park  (1 mention)
    Mobile Manor  (1 mention)
    Gulf Coast RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Boomtown USA RV Resort and Waterpark  (1 mention)
    Boomtown Waterpark RV & Fishing Resort  (1 mention)
    Hidden Lake RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Robbins RV Park  (1 mention)

Baytown (Texas)
    Casa RV Park  (1 mention)
    Cedar Grove Park RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Pine Lakes RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Shady Oaks RV Park  (1 mention)
    Houston Leisure RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Scott RV Park  (1 mention)
    San Jacinto Riverfront RV Park  (1 mention)
    Bayou Bend RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Beach City RV Resort  (1 mention)
    Houston East RV Resort  (1 mention)

Where's the best place to stay in Houston?

Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?

The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Houston.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Doubletree Hotel Houston Downtown.

Here are some more hotels people talk about:

Want to research more popular hotels in Houston? Click the blue button below.

What are some things to do in Houston?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on AllStays:

South Main RV Park  (1 mention)
ABA Travel Park  (1 mention)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Houston. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

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Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Houston.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Houston to Jackson (Mississippi) drive in an RV, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Jackson (Mississippi) to Houston. Or get a full Jackson (Mississippi) to Houston flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Jackson (Mississippi) well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Jackson (Mississippi)!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 443 miles
driving time of 6 hours, 32 minutes
14 Jackson (Mississippi) travel answers
2 Hammond (Louisiana) travel answers
23 Baton Rouge travel answers
9 Lafayette travel answers
3 Lake Charles travel answers
1 Beaumont travel answer
1 Baytown (Texas) travel answer
119 Houston travel answers


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