In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find Chess lessons in Texas

Pay-as-you-go private Chess tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best Chess Tutors in Texas

41 TX private Chess lessons / Find the best local Chess lesson in TX

See more experts ›
Mark R.
50/hour

Houston, TX

Former Chess tutor

I taught Chess with Chess4Life in Seattle, WA. I would travel to different Elementary schools and teach theory, tactics, openings, and life skills. I love teaching almost as much as I love chess. I am not registered with... read more

50/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I taught Chess with Chess4Life in Seattle, WA. I would travel to different Elementary schools and teach theory, tactics, openings, and life skills. I love teaching almost as much as I love chess. I am not registered with... read more

Anthony B.
60/hour

El Paso, TX

Math, Stats, Calculus, APA Tutor

I played chess competitively in high school and in college, participating in USCF tournaments. I also have two years experience giving chess lessons to high school students. read more

60/hour
4.9 (594)
2 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,394 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I played chess competitively in high school and in college, participating in USCF tournaments. I also have two years experience giving chess lessons to high school students. read more

Eugene N.
40/hour

Austin, TX

Dr. Eugene N

I have the First Category in chess with good experience in individual and team tournaments, in teaching and tutoring. Played a drawn game with grand master Moscalev. Know the chess theory well and teach it. read more

40/hour
4.3 (141)
50 hours tutoring Chess out of 602 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have the First Category in chess with good experience in individual and team tournaments, in teaching and tutoring. Played a drawn game with grand master Moscalev. Know the chess theory well and teach it. read more

Harold T.
75/hour

Mckinney, TX

STEM Tutor: Calculus, Physics, Discrete Math, C++, Java

My father taught me how to play chess at a very early age. I even placed second in a chess tournament once. My skills and strategy are ideal for tutoring beginning and intermediate chess players. read more

75/hour
5.0 (553)
56 hours tutoring Chess out of 2,216 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

My father taught me how to play chess at a very early age. I even placed second in a chess tournament once. My skills and strategy are ideal for tutoring beginning and intermediate chess players. read more

Aleksandr G.
30/hour

Grand Prairie, TX

Math & ACT Science, General Computer/Linux (Ubuntu) Tutor

Chess is the most popular and my favorite game; it is a combination of science and sport. I started to play chess in clubs and tournaments before I graduated high school, studied theory and had experience tutoring my friends.... read more

30/hour
4.6 (23)
6 hours tutoring Chess out of 67 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Chess is the most popular and my favorite game; it is a combination of science and sport. I started to play chess in clubs and tournaments before I graduated high school, studied theory and had experience tutoring my friends.... read more

Gail J.
50/hour

Fort Worth, TX

Patient, Knowledgeable, and Flexible Business Support and Chess Coach

I have played chess for over 30 years and now I teach chess to beginners in a chess club. I work in group setting and / or on-one-one with individuals. If you need someone who is patient and understanding then I can... read more

50/hour
2 hours tutoring Chess out of 2 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have played chess for over 30 years and now I teach chess to beginners in a chess club. I work in group setting and / or on-one-one with individuals. If you need someone who is patient and understanding then I can... read more

Logan D.
65/hour

Oklahoma City, OK

Supportive and Knowledgeable Math, Physics, and Engineering Teacher

I have taught go (baduk/weiqi) to hundreds of people and currently hold a 4-dan rank (which is equivalent to a chess rating of 2400, master level rating, or 4th degree black belt). I was one of five representatives for N. America at... read more

65/hour
5.0 (461)
2,015 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have taught go (baduk/weiqi) to hundreds of people and currently hold a 4-dan rank (which is equivalent to a chess rating of 2400, master level rating, or 4th degree black belt). I was one of five representatives for N. America at... read more

Veronika Z.
60/hour

Oklahoma City, OK

Fun & Energized Chess and Math Tutor with Experience

As for my math experience, I have been tutoring different level math for over a year. I have a huge experience of playing as well as teaching chess. As a current chess expert, World Youth Chess Championship participant,... read more

60/hour
5.0 (101)
272 hours tutoring Chess out of 280 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

As for my math experience, I have been tutoring different level math for over a year. I have a huge experience of playing as well as teaching chess. As a current chess expert, World Youth Chess Championship participant,... read more

Keith S.
150/hour

Denton, TX

Reduced LSAT rate—$150!

I have been playing chess since I was 8 years old. My dad and I used to play in the evenings, and I fondly remember the first time I beat him. In college, I honed my chess skills as a member of the Internet Chess Club. I... read more

150/hour
5.0 (368)
11 hours tutoring Chess out of 1,201 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been playing chess since I was 8 years old. My dad and I used to play in the evenings, and I fondly remember the first time I beat him. In college, I honed my chess skills as a member of the Internet Chess Club. I... read more

Daniel H.
100/hour

Austin, TX

Licensed Texas Attorney and FIDE 2,100+ Chess Player

I started playing Chess in elementary school and studied under some of the best Grandmasters in the world, such as GM Gilberto Hernandez and GM Timur Gareev. I won Texas state championships in Middle School and High School as well as... read more

100/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I started playing Chess in elementary school and studied under some of the best Grandmasters in the world, such as GM Gilberto Hernandez and GM Timur Gareev. I won Texas state championships in Middle School and High School as well as... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private Chess tutoring lessons

Texas Chess Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Texas Chess tutor? Texas Chess tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$20 $85
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets