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Shreveport to Houston drive

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Shreveport to Houston road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Shreveport to Houston. 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. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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10:00 am  start in Shreveport
drive for about 1.5 hours

11:24 am  Timpson (Texas)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:24 pm
drive for about 35 minutes

12:59 pm  Nacogdoches
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:59 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

3:23 pm  eat at Shrimp Boat Manny's
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:23 pm
drive for about 1 hour

5:29 pm  The Woodlands
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 6:29 pm
drive for about 37 minutes

7:06 pm  arrive in Houston
eat at Uchi
stay at Hotel ZaZa

driving ≈ 5 hours

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Where should I stop along the way?

Timpson (Texas)

Nacogdoches  (3 answers)

Shrimp Boat Manny's

The Woodlands  (4 answers)
    hotels around The Woodlands:
        Hyatt Market Street, The Woodlands
    questions about The Woodlands:
        What's the best neighborhood in The Woodlands for a first time visitor?

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 Hotel ZaZa, which was mentioned 4 times on Trippy.

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

Where's the best place to eat in Houston?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Uchi, which was mentioned 10 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

Gatlin's BBQ  (5 mentions)
Hugo's  (4 mentions)
Goode Company Barbeque  (3 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants 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 Trippy:

Houston Galleria  (8 mentions)
Hermann Park  (7 mentions)
Cavender's Boot City  (4 mentions)
Miller Outdoor Theatre  (4 mentions)

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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profile  Geraldine from asked:
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profile  Valerie from Los Angeles asked:
What is your favorite restaurant in Houston?  (8 answers)

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 Shreveport drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of Shreveport? Try searching for places within 4 hours of Shreveport.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Shreveport to Houston. Or get a full Shreveport 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 Shreveport well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Shreveport!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 237 miles
driving time of 3 hours, 58 minutes
20 Shreveport travel answers
3 Nacogdoches travel answers
4 The Woodlands travel answers
141 Houston travel answers


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