Cheap Madison to Austin train tickets


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Lowest Price$171.00
Fastest33h 37m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Madison to Austin ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Madison to Austin is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Madison to Austin was $171.00. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Madison to Austin ? How far is Madison to Austin ?

The distance between Madison to Austin is 997.60 miles or 1605.08 km. A train trip from Madison to Austin typically takes 33 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to Austin faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 33 hours and 37 minutes to get from Madison to Austin.

Going from Madison to Austin by train takes over 33 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Madison to Austin are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Madison to Austin

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Austin. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Austin route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Austin, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Austin, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Madison to Austin, which start at $128.00.

One train carrier connects Madison to Austin


Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Austin start from $171.00, and on average cost $186.20. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Austin. Amtrak in Madison leaves from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and one other station. And in Austin trains arrive at 250 N Lamar Blvd,

From Madison to Austin train travel on Amtrak takes 33 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to Austin faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 33 hours and 37 minutes.

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Austin that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Madison serving this route is 4 Collins Ct, UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St.
  • 4 Collins Ct
  • UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Austin from Madison., The busiest departure station in Madison serving this route is 250 N Lamar Blvd.
  • 250 N Lamar Blvd