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Houston to Austin

Mon, Mar 27
$12
Tue, Mar 28
$14
Wed, Mar 29
$10
Thu, Mar 30
$12
Fri, Mar 31
$12
Sat, Apr 1
$16
Sun, Apr 2
$16
Mon, Apr 3
$10
Tue, Apr 4
$10
Wed, Apr 5
$10
Thu, Apr 6
$10
Fri, Apr 7
$15
Sat, Apr 8
$10
Sun, Apr 9
$15

Upcoming bus trips on Tue, Mar 28 See all

8:10am
2h 50m
11:00am
$16.50 Greyhound
Houston, TX, US
Austin, TX, US
8:15am
3h 10m
11:25am
$16.00 Megabus
Houston, TX, US
Austin, TX, US
1:50pm
3h
4:50pm
$15.00 Greyhound
Houston, TX, US
Austin, TX, US
5:15pm
3h 10m
8:25pm
$16.00 Megabus
Houston, TX, US
Austin, TX, US
5:55pm
2h 30m
8:25pm
$16.00 Megabus
Houston, TX, US
Austin, TX, US
6:30pm
2h 50m
9:20pm
$13.50 Greyhound
Houston, TX, US
Austin, TX, US

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TRAVELING FROM Houston TO Austin BY bus

AVERAGE PRICE

$18

FASTEST TIME

2h 25m

TRIPS PER DAY

10

bus CARRIERS

2

How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Houston 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 Houston to Austin. Based on historic trends, the lowest average bus fare from Houston to Austin has been $12MX$225CA$16€11£10zł47CHF12. By booking 26 days in advance, tickets are typically $11MX$200CA$14€10£8zł42CHF10 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel to Austin from Houston by bus is at 1pm on Wednesday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

11am 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

Wed

LEAST BUSY ON

Wed

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

10

DIRECT TRIPS

10

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

6am

LATEST DEPARTURE

7pm

On average, there are 10 bus trips from Houston to Austin every day. Megabus schedules have the most departures from Houston to Austin, with an average of 7 trips per day, and 150 trips per month.

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

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

How long is the bus ride from Houston to Austin? On average, a bus trip from Houston to Austin takes 2h 51m to make the 146.3 mi - 235.4 km journey. Megabus has the fastest advertised travel time of 2h 25m to get from Houston to Austin.

Bus lines that run from Houston to Austin

Getting from Houston to Austin by Megabus:

Megabus is an intercity bus service providing clean, and dependable rides to major cities in the USA. Heard about MegaBus $1 tickets? Read about them and Megabus discounts now.

Avg. time 2h 50m
Avg. price $17
Getting from Houston 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 2h 53m
Avg. price $19
Getting from Houston to Austin by El Expreso Bus:

El Expreso Bus is a Houston-based prime bus carrier offering reliable and quick service to travel in the south of the United States and many important hubs in Mexico. 

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