Rent A Car and Drive From Dallas to Houston
Are you looking to go to Houston? In these uncertain times, many of us are rethinking the way we travel and the added safety precautions that must be considered along the way. A rental car from a neighborhood Enterprise location in Dallas can alleviate many of these concerns, so you can get to Houston safely.
Drive time: approx. 3.5 hours (Driving Directions)
Distance: approx. 239 miles
Great Activities for Social Distancing:
||Sam Houston Statue||Sam Houston National Forest|
Life-size bronze statues of three cowboys on horses driving 49 Longhorn steers let you know you’re deep in the heart of Texas. The plaza is the largest public space downtown so you can easily social distance.
|35 miles from Dallas
Ennis is home of the Official Texas Bluebonnet Trail celebration every April, when the city highlights over 40 miles of driving routes that showcase the state flower. See the beautiful bluebonnets from the safety of your car.
|176 miles from Dallas
The towering outdoor, 67-foot statue was built in 1994 and is easily visible from I-45. But why not take the opportunity to pull over, stretch your legs and see how you measure up to Texas’ first president.
|186 miles from Dallas
I-45 passes through the forest. Three developed campgrounds provide easy access to outdoor activities such as fishing, boating and hiking, including the 128-mile Lone Star Hiking Trail.
Rent with Confidence from Enterprise
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Benefits of renting a car vs. using a personal vehicle
Reduce wear-and-tear and/or mileage on your own vehicle
Enjoy a late model year vehicle to ensure the most optimal comfort, convenience and the latest technology
- Minivans and large SUVs available for larger groups
- Extra cargo space to haul camping equipment or hiking gear
- Add-ons such as car seats, GPS/navigation system or ski racks are available (reserve while booking online)
Why Driving May Be the Best Way to Get There
Travel at your own pace and on your own schedule
Ensure social distancing and limit interactions along the way
More complete control of surroundings while traveling
Pay a total price for the vehicle vs. buying a plane/train/bus ticket for every passenger
Flexible travel with free cancellation
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