The driving time from Houston, Texas to Las Vegas, Nevada is:

20 hours, 36 minutes

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Driving time from Houston, TX to Las Vegas, NV

How long is the drive from Houston, TX to Las Vegas, NV? The total driving time is 20 hours, 36 minutes.

Your trip begins in Houston, Texas. It ends in Las Vegas, Nevada.

If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from Houston, TX to Las Vegas, NV.

You can also calculate the cost to drive from Houston, TX to Las Vegas, NV 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 Las Vegas, NV.

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It is about 747 miles from Houston to El Paso, which is an ideal place for a halfway point overnight stop. You’ll have another 726 miles to drive from El Paso to your destination, Las Vegas.

Along I-10, there are at least 10 hotels and motels, some are closer to the city center, like Motel 6, El Paso Suites Hotel and The Soluna Hotel. Ramada Inn and La Quinta hotels are located just before you enter to the city center area and Fairfield Inn, Comfort Inn and Holiday Inn are located north of El Paso city center.

There are 2 campgrounds in El Paso. The Franklin Mountain State Park located at 1331 McKelligon Canyon Road is the largest urban wilderness park in the US. The campground is primarily for day-use. Overnight stays are limited to primitive (tent-only) space and self-contained RV campsites. There is no water at this campground.

Hueco Tanks State Historic Site is located 6900 Hueco Tanks Road No. 1 with facilities for camping, water, electricity, picnic areas, restrooms with and without showers, hiking trails and an amphitheater. Check out for details.

Houston, Texas

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

Las Vegas, Nevada

City: Las Vegas
State: Nevada
Country: United States
Category: cities

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