The driving time from Houston, Texas to San Diego, California is:

20 hours, 56 minutes

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Driving time from Houston, TX to San Diego, CA

How long is the drive from Houston, TX to San Diego, CA? The total driving time is 20 hours, 56 minutes.

Your trip begins in Houston, Texas. It ends in San Diego, California.

If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from Houston, TX to San Diego, CA.

You can also calculate the cost to drive from Houston, TX to San Diego, CA based on current local gas prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.

Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between Houston, TX and San Diego, CA.

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Houston, Texas

City: Houston
State: Texas
Country: United States
Category: cities

San Diego, California

City: San Diego
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

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