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Springfield, IL to Austin bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$96.00
Shortest Duration24h 50m
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Springfield, IL to Austin

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Springfield to Austin is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Springfield to Austin were $137.25.

How long is the bus ride from Springfield, IL to Austin?

The distance between Springfield and Austin is approximately 800.79 miles, or 1288.42 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 38 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 24 hours and 50 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Springfield to Austin?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Springfield, IL to Austin by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Wednesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Springfield, IL to Austin has the most daily schedules

On average there is one bus schedules per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Springfield, IL to Austin, with an average of 1 trip per day and 9 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Springfield to Austin. Of the 1 trip there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Springfield, IL to Austin starts at $110.00.

1 carriers offer Springfield, IL to Austin bus trips


Book Greyhound from Springfield to Austin from $96.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from Springfield to Austin and you can expect on average to pay $167.89 for a Greyhound ticket to Austin. In Springfield, Greyhound departs to Austin from Shanners Tire, In Austin, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 916 E Koenig Ln and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Springfield to Austin takes 38 hours and 37 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Austin in 24 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $193.17 for a weekend trip to Austin.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Springfield. Most bus trips to Austin will depart from:
  • Shanners Tire
Bus trips arrive in Austin at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Austin for trips arriving from Springfield:
  • Bus Terminal - 916 E Koenig Ln
  • Carts Headquarters