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Journey Information

There are 12 intercity buses per day from Austin to Oklahoma City. Traveling by bus from Austin to Oklahoma City usually takes around 12 hours and 10 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound bus can make the trip in 8 hours and 20 minutes.

Distance360 mi (579 km)
Shortest duration8h 20m
Cheapest price€45.24
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines2

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How much is a bus ticket from Austin to Oklahoma City?

€51.06 is the average price of a bus ticket from Austin to Oklahoma City. Any tickets cheaper than €51.06 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

€83€55€28MayMay

Over the next four weeks, the average price of bus tickets from Austin to Oklahoma City is expected to be between €57 and €78. The cheapest day to travel in the next month is 21 May 2024, when tickets are available for 21 May 2024. The cheapest bus tickets available in the next week start at just €57.

Monthly average prices

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If you're on the hunt for the cheapest bus tickets from Austin to Oklahoma City, mark your calendar for June. During this period, you can expect to find the lowest average ticket price of the year, just €66. However, taking the bus from Austin to Oklahoma City during September is not so cheap. This time of year, ticket prices often reach an average of €106. The best way to find deals on a trip in September is to plan ahead and book your bus ticket as early as possible.

Prices as travel date approaches

€162€129€97€65€323020100

Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 28 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save €85.19 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Austin to Oklahoma City?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Austin to Oklahoma City that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, FlixBus US usually offers more choice, with 8 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US813h 18m€73.28
Greyhound511h 13m€71.37
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 8 trips per day from Austin to Oklahoma City, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide coach carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 5 bus trips from Austin to Oklahoma City every day, with the average journey taking around 11 hours and 13 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Oklahoma City usually start from €45.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 12 hours and 10 minutes to cover the 579 kilometers from Austin to Oklahoma City. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours and 20 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Oklahoma City at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

The first bus leaves at 03:00 and the last bus leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all buses from Austin to Oklahoma City, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 12 scheduled buses that travel from Austin to Oklahoma City every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Austin to Oklahoma City; ticket prices start at €30.48.

City Information

Austin

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Austin is the capital of the Lone Star State and one of the best vacation destinations in Texas. Known as Texas’s “weird” city, Austin is famous for being the southern mecca for the arts. In addition to being a hot spot for both emerging and established artists from Texas and the surrounding states, Austin is well known for its eclectic live music scene. In addition, the University of Texas’ main campus is located in Austin, which makes the city a popular destination for young people from all over the world, keeping it vibrant at all times. It’s no surprise that it ranks among the top party cities in the U.S.

While you’re in town, make sure to stop by the hip South Congress neighborhood to shop at the trendy boutiques and grab some grub at the authentically Austin restaurants. Since Austin is one of the best craft beer cities in the country, you won’t regret checking out some of the local breweries too. After that, head over to Lady Bird Lake and rent a kayak for a relaxing paddling session on the water, or simply go for a walk on the picturesque Hike & Bike Trail. Finally, spend the night bar hopping along the pedestrian-only Sixth Street.

While the Austin airport is located on the outskirts of the city, the main train station is right in the heart of downtown. Similarly, the two bus stations that serve Austin are located close to the city center, making ground transportation the more convenient way to travel in and out of town.

Oklahoma City

Often overlooked by travelers, Oklahoma City features a treasure trove of fun and quirky little secrets that will keep you enchanted. Among the city’s most famous attractions is the Museum of Osteology, which is one of the only two osteology museums in North America. Featuring more than 300 complete skeletons, as well as 400 different skulls, the museum is a unique experience that will leave you pleasantly satisfied. For those interested in the city’s history and its Western heritage, the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum offers deep insights into the period.

After a day of exploring the city’s many museums, unwind at Bricktown, which offers some of the best entertainment establishments and eateries in town. Oklahoma City boasts a large population of Vietnamese Americans, and one of the best spots to try out amazing pho noodles is at Pho Ca Dao, a local favorite. In case you want to enjoy the most authentically Oklahoman dishes, try Cattlemen’s Steakhouse, the oldest continuously operating restaurant in the city.

Travelers can catch a bus from several different places in the city depending on the carrier you are traveling with. For train travelers, the Oklahoma City Amtrak station is located right in the heart of downtown making it easily accessible. The city is served by two airports: the Will Rogers World Airport, which is located 6 miles southwest of Downtown, and the Wiley Post Airport, seven miles northwest of the central business district.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Austin?

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Main departure station: Eastside Bus Plz

Travelers to and from the capital of Texas will likely stop through the bus station at 916 E Koenig Lane. Located in Austin’s quaint North Loop neighborhood, and with close proximity to several main highways, this station serves bus trips from both Greyhound and Jefferson Lines. The station has a comfortable seating area inside, along with restrooms and vending machines for on-the-go snacks. Takeout restaurants, coffeeshops, and a range of stores surround the station for those seeking heartier food options before or after their bus trip.

All bus stations in Austin:

  • Eastside Bus Plz

  • Downtown Austin

  • South Congress - 710 E Ben White Blvd.

Where does the bus arrive in Oklahoma City?

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Main arrival station: Bus Terminal - 1948 E Reno Ave

The blue-roofed Bus Terminal on Reno Ave is the primary bus station in Oklahoma City and a hub for travel in the region. Jefferson Lines buses run from this station to cities like Dallas, Houston, Memphis, and Chicago. The station has indoor and outdoor seating and on-site vending machines to grab a quick snack. For travelers arriving in Oklahoma City, the station is near a handful of hotels, all at the same intersection. Still, downtown is a few miles away, so make sure to open up a rideshare app or call a taxi to arrive at your final destination.

Bus stations in Oklahoma City:

  • Bus Terminal - 1948 E Reno Ave

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