The driving time from Houston, Texas to Orlando, Florida is:

13 hours, 34 minutes

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Driving time from Houston, TX to Orlando, FL

How long is the drive from Houston, TX to Orlando, FL? The total driving time is 13 hours, 34 minutes.

Your trip begins in Houston, Texas. It ends in Orlando, Florida.

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

You can also calculate the cost to drive from Houston, TX to Orlando, FL 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 Orlando, FL.

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Driving through from Houston to Orlando can be tiring if you have one or two drivers. We recommend a stop at New Orleans and or Pensacola if you have the time to enjoy your journey.

New Orleans is 347 miles from Houston and 638 miles from Orlando. If you are looking for ideas on things to do, recommends Cemetery Tour, Plantation Tour, French Quarter Tour, History and Heritage Tour, Culinary Tour, Garden Tour, Riverboat Tour, Bike Tour and more.

French Quarter is New Orleans’ oldest neighborhood and the city’s cultural center. Its 19th-century buildings are a combination of French, Spanish, Creole, and American styles.

Café du Monde in the French Quarter is the best place to stop for coffee and French beignets (a type of donut).

For those who prefer to relax at a beach, we recommend a stop at Pensacola Beach. Pensacola is 451 miles from Orlando. Enjoy Pensacola Beach and Santa Rosa Island in the Florida Gulf Coast. Pensacola is suitable for swimming, fishing, snorkeling, diving, and sailing. For places to stay check out

Houston, Texas

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

Orlando, Florida

City: Orlando
State: Florida
Country: United States
Category: cities

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