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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Houston to Austin from various bus operators like FlixBus, megabus US or RedCoach for the next days.
today
from $38
tomorrow
from $28
Sunday
from $29
Monday
from $27
Tuesday
from $27
Wednesday
from $28
Thursday
from $25

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus US
    3h 15m
    1:00 PM
    Houston
    4:15 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $38
  • megabus US
    2h 45m
    1:30 PM
    Houston
    4:15 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $38
  • FlixBus
    2h 30m
    6:30 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    9:00 AM
    Austin
    5203 Eastside Bus Plaza Bay H Bus Stop
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $39
  • FlixBus
    2h 45m
    6:30 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    9:15 AM
    Austin
    North Austin/The Domain
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $39
  • RedCoach
    3h 0m
    4:00 PM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    7:00 PM
    Austin
    Central Station
    RedCoach
    Business
    $40

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    3h 55m
    5:15 PM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    9:10 PM
    Austin
    Tornado & El Expreso
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $28
  • FlixBus
    3h 20m
    5:15 PM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    8:35 PM
    Austin
    5203 Eastside Bus Plaza Bay H Bus Stop
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $28
  • megabus US
    3h 30m
    9:00 AM
    Houston
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $35
  • megabus US
    2h 45m
    9:45 AM
    Houston
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $35
  • RedCoach
    4h 35m
    10:45 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    3:20 PM
    Austin
    Central Station
    RedCoach
    Business
    $45

Cheapest bus trips Sunday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    2h 30m
    6:30 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    9:00 AM
    Austin
    5203 Eastside Bus Plaza Bay H Bus Stop
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $29
  • FlixBus
    2h 45m
    6:30 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    9:15 AM
    Austin
    North Austin/The Domain
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $29
  • megabus US
    3h 15m
    1:00 PM
    Houston
    4:15 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $38
  • megabus US
    2h 45m
    1:30 PM
    Houston
    4:15 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $38
  • RedCoach
    3h 0m
    4:00 PM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    7:00 PM
    Austin
    Central Station
    RedCoach
    Business
    $40

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    2h 50m
    7:00 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    9:50 AM
    Austin
    5203 Eastside Bus Plaza Bay H Bus Stop
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $27
  • FlixBus
    3h 5m
    7:00 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    10:05 AM
    Austin
    North Austin/The Domain
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $27
  • megabus US
    3h 30m
    9:00 AM
    Houston
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $38
  • megabus US
    2h 45m
    9:45 AM
    Houston
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $38
  • RedCoach
    4h 35m
    10:45 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    3:20 PM
    Austin
    Central Station
    RedCoach
    Business
    $45

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    3h 40m
    5:15 PM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    8:55 PM
    Austin
    Tornado & El Expreso
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $27
  • FlixBus
    3h 5m
    5:15 PM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    8:20 PM
    Austin
    5203 Eastside Bus Plaza Bay H Bus Stop
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $27
  • megabus US
    3h 30m
    9:00 AM
    Houston
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $35
  • megabus US
    2h 45m
    9:45 AM
    Houston
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $35
  • RedCoach
    4h 35m
    10:45 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    3:20 PM
    Austin
    Central Station
    RedCoach
    Business
    $35

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • FlixBus
    2h 50m
    7:00 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    9:50 AM
    Austin
    5203 Eastside Bus Plaza Bay H Bus Stop
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $28
  • FlixBus
    3h 5m
    7:00 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    10:05 AM
    Austin
    North Austin/The Domain
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $28
  • megabus US
    3h 30m
    9:00 AM
    Houston
    Hillcroft P&R
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    Megabus Stop
    megabus US
    Economy
    $39
  • megabus US
    3h 30m
    4:15 PM
    Houston
    Hillcroft P&R
    7:45 PM
    Austin
    Megabus Stop
    megabus US
    Economy
    $39
  • Greyhound US
    5h 10m
    2:00 AM
    Houston
    Bus station
    7:10 AM
    Austin
    5203 Eastside Bus Plaza Bay H Bus Stop
    Greyhound US
    Economy
    $49

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus US
    3h 30m
    9:00 AM
    Houston
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $25
  • megabus US
    2h 45m
    9:45 AM
    Houston
    12:30 PM
    Austin
    megabus US
    Economy
    $25
  • FlixBus
    3h 5m
    7:00 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    10:05 AM
    Austin
    North Austin/The Domain
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $27
  • FlixBus
    2h 50m
    7:00 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    9:50 AM
    Austin
    5203 Eastside Bus Plaza Bay H Bus Stop
    FlixBus
    Economy
    $27
  • RedCoach
    4h 35m
    10:45 AM
    Houston
    Downtown Houston
    3:20 PM
    Austin
    Central Station
    RedCoach
    Business
    $35

Frequency of bus connections between Houston and Austin

See here how frequent the connections between Houston and Austin are, during different times and days of the week.
Monday is the busiest day, with more than 38 daily buses from Houston to Austin. Wednesday has instead the fewest connections, with only 20 daily coaches between Houston and Austin.
The busiest time of the day is the Afternoon, with 115 buses from Houston to Austin, while Evening sees the fewest connections between Houston and Austin, with 5 offers.

Facts about the bus from Houston to Austin

Compare all providers like FlixBus, megabus US and RedCoach that travel 32 times every day by bus from Houston to Austin in one click! Book your bus ticket from Houston to Austin starting from $25!

Cheapest Bus $25
Fastest Bus 2h 30m
Earliest Bus 6:30 AM
Latest Bus 5:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes 32 Ø
Distance 146.5 miles
Bus Companies FlixBus, megabus US, RedCoach and Greyhound US

Cheapest bus connections from Houston to Austin

Every day, 32 buses from 4 bus companies leave Houston for Austin: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 07/19/2024 and for the following days.

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday 07/14
Monday 07/15
Tuesday 07/16
Wednesday 07/17
Thursday 07/18
Friday 07/19
$38
Saturday 07/20
$28
Sunday 07/21
$29
Monday 07/22
$39
Tuesday 07/23
$27
Wednesday 07/24
$28
Thursday 07/25
$27
Friday 07/26
$28
Saturday 07/27
$28
Sunday 07/28
$25
Monday 07/29
$25
Tuesday 07/30
$30
Wednesday 07/31
$25
Thursday 08/01
$25
Friday 08/02
$25
Saturday 08/03
$25
Sunday 08/04
$27
Monday 08/05
Tuesday 08/06
$25
Wednesday 08/07
$25
Thursday 08/08
$25
Friday 08/09
$5
Saturday 08/10

The cheapest time to travel from Houston to Austin

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Houston to Austin, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from $25, Thursday is the cheapest day for a bus from Houston to Austin. Friday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from $38.
Morning is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Houston to Austin, with $25. Night is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from $46.

How to save money travelling from Houston to Austin

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from Houston to Austin in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the bus from Houston to Austin, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later buses from Houston to Austin are also emptier.

Beloved bus companies from Houston to Austin

These are the most booked bus companies between Houston to Austin from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Houston and Austin

In the map below, you can see where to find all bus stations in Houston and Austin.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Houston to Austin

Want to know which seat classes are available on the buses from Houston to Austin? Or which bus companies serve the route Houston to Austin? Below you will find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the Houston to Austin bus

How much does a Houston Austin bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $25 and takes 3h 30m to reach Austin. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Houston to Austin?

This route is offered by 4 companies with a range of ticket prices between $25 and $71. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Austin.

On average, how many connections are available from Houston to Austin each day?

Every day, the Houston to Austin bus route is served by approximately 32 connections. With our search, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Houston to Austin take?

The fastest bus from Houston to Austin is offered by FlixBus and takes 2h 30m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $39. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Houston to Austin?

The earliest bus arriving in Austin from Houston starts at 6:30 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Houston to Austin?

The latest bus trip departing from Houston for Austin starts at 5:30 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Houston Austin route?

When traveling by bus from Houston to Austin, passengers can travel with FlixBus, megabus US and RedCoach. With our search, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus between Houston and Austin?

You can check all the direct connections between Houston and Austin by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: FlixBus, megabus US and RedCoach.

What can I take with me on the Houston to Austin bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Houston Austin bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Houston Austin bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Houston to Austin on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Houston to Austin

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

Business
Business

Comfortable seating, food and drink service, accompanied generally by ticket flexibility.

More bus routes from Houston and Austin

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Houston and from Austin. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you will find all the details about your bus route!

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