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Chicago to Austin

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TRAVELING FROM Chicago TO Austin BY bus

AVERAGE PRICE

$151

FASTEST TIME

18h 49m

TRIPS PER DAY

7

bus CARRIERS

3

Thu, Feb 22
$145
Fri, Feb 23
$145
Sat, Feb 24
$145
Sun, Feb 25
$145
Mon, Feb 26
$145
Tue, Feb 27
$140
Wed, Feb 28
$132
Thu, Mar 1
$135
Fri, Mar 2
$119
Sat, Mar 3
$119
Sun, Mar 4
$119
Mon, Mar 5
$107
Tue, Mar 6
Wed, Mar 7

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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago to Austin?

Wanderu makes it simple to get cheap bus tickets by searching prices and itineraries for 70+ bus and train lines in 20+ countries. Comparing your options and booking as early as possible is the best way to get the cheapest bus ticket from Chicago to Austin. Based on historic trends, the lowest average bus fare from Chicago to Austin has been $107MX$2,015CA$136€87£77kn649Kč2,211zł364CHF101. By booking 27 days in advance, tickets are typically $81MX$1,534CA$103€66£59kn494Kč1,683zł277CHF77 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from Chicago to Austin?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Austin from Chicago by bus is at 12am on Thursday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

3pm on Wednesday is when the least number of people travel by bus on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, departing around this time is your best chance to be on an uncrowded bus.

BUSIEST ON

Thu

LEAST BUSY ON

Wed

How many daily bus trips are there from Chicago to Austin?
TRIPS PER DAY

7

DIRECT TRIPS

1

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

12am

LATEST DEPARTURE

9pm

On average, there are 7 bus trips from Chicago to Austin every day. Greyhound schedules have the most departures from Chicago to Austin, with an average of 6 trips per day, and 107 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Chicago to Austin train schedules.

Bus lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets.

How long is the bus ride from Chicago to Austin? On average, a bus trip from Chicago to Austin takes 24h 44m to make the 980.1 mi - 1576.9 km journey. Tornado Bus has the fastest advertised travel time of 18h 49m to get from Chicago to Austin.

Bus lines that run from Chicago to Austin

Getting from Chicago to Austin by Tornado Bus Company:

Tornado Bus Company is a leading bus company that operates buses in Texas, Florida, Arkansas, IllinoisNorth Carolina and others in the US and as well as in MatamorosReynosa and several other Mexican states.

Avg. time 20h 39m
Avg. price $145
Getting from Chicago to Austin by Greyhound Bus Lines:

Greyhound Bus Lines is the largest bus carrier in the US. Spanning all the way from the East Coast to the West Coast, they cover over 1000 cities all over the United States.

Avg. time 27h 9m
Avg. price $154
Getting from Chicago to Austin by Turimex Internacional:

Turimex Internacional bus service has had the privilege of transporting million of travelers through 13 states of Mexico and 11 of United States, with  potential to reach more than 1,000 destinations.

Avg. time 22h 34m
Avg. price $177