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Austin to Houston bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day13
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How to book cheap Austin to Houston bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Austin to Houston is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Austin to Houston were $12.08. By booking 15 days out, tickets are on average $15.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Austin to Houston by bus is at 9:00 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 3:00 PM on Wednesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Megabus from Austin to Houston has the most daily schedules

On average there are 13 bus trips per day. Megabus has the most options for departures from Austin to Houston, with an average of 5 trips per day and 105 monthly trips. 4 bus carriers currently travel from Austin to Houston. Of the 13 trips there are 13 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Austin to Houston starts at $41.00.

4 carriers offer Austin to Houston bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Austin to Houston from $12.00. There are 2 Greyhound schedules from Austin to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $21.65 for a Greyhound ticket to Houston. In Austin, Greyhound departs to Houston from Bus Terminal - 916 E Koenig Ln and no other station. In Houston, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Austin to Houston takes 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $23.75 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

Air conditioning
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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
3h 0m
Avg. Price
$21.65

Megabus

Book Megabus from Austin to Houston from $1.00. There are 5 Megabus schedules from Austin to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $14.81 for a Megabus ticket to Houston. In Austin, Megabus departs to Houston from 1500 San Jacinto Blvd and no other station. In Houston, Megabus arrives at 815 Pierce St at Travis St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Austin to Houston takes 2 hours and 56 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $18.39 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

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Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 56m
Avg. Price
$14.81

El Expreso Bus

Book El Expreso Bus from Austin to Houston from $45.00. There are 1 El Expreso Bus schedules from Austin to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $49.44 for a El Expreso Bus ticket to Houston. In Austin, El Expreso Bus departs to Houston from 711 E Ben White Blvd and no other station. In Houston, El Expreso Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood and 4 other stations.

An average trip on El Expreso Bus from Austin to Houston takes 11 hours and 47 minutes, while the fastest available El Expreso Bus trip will get you to Houston in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, El Expreso Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $49.52 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
11h 47m
Avg. Price
$49.44

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from Austin to Houston from $45.00. There are 4 Tornado Bus schedules from Austin to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $48.99 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Houston. In Austin, Tornado Bus departs to Houston from 711 E Ben White Blvd and no other station. In Houston, Tornado Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station - Airport and 4 other stations.

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Austin to Houston takes 10 hours and 29 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Houston in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay $49.01 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
10h 29m
Avg. Price
$48.99

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 3 stations that have bus departures from Austin. Most bus trips to Houston will depart from 1500 San Jacinto Blvd, 711 E Ben White Blvd, Bus Terminal - 916 E Koenig Ln.
  • 1500 San Jacinto Blvd
  • 711 E Ben White Blvd
  • Bus Terminal - 916 E Koenig Ln
Bus trips arrive in Houston at 7 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. 815 Pierce St at Travis St, Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St, Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood, Tornado Bus Station - Airport, Select Shell Station - 13250 FM 1960 W, 6590 Southwest Hwy, 7011 Harrisburg Blvd are the main bus stations in Houston for trips arriving from Austin.
  • 815 Pierce St at Travis St
  • Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St
  • Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood
  • Tornado Bus Station - Airport
  • Select Shell Station - 13250 FM 1960 W
  • 6590 Southwest Hwy
  • 7011 Harrisburg Blvd