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What are the cheapest bus tickets for the Houston Austin bus route? Which bus is the quickest? Compare every bus company that serves the bus route from Houston to Austin. Get all bus schedules with a single click!

Facts about the Houston Austin bus route

Cheapest Bus$19.00
Fastest Bus2h 35m
Earliest Bus7:00 AM
Latest Bus6:55 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance146.5 miles
Bus CompaniesGreyhound US, FlixBus, megabus US, RedCoach, megabus
Are you searching for a bus from Houston to Austin?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the Houston Austin bus route. In our search engine, you receive info about departure times, the exact bus stops, travel durations as well as the the best ticket prices. We’ll help you compare bus companies offering this route, including Greyhound US, FlixBus or megabus US. Want to know if the bus offers air conditioning, WiFi or electrical sockets? We’ll show you which equipment different companies have.
You can see cheap buses to Austin from Houston over the next few days on this page. We also show you more info about the bus stops in Houston and Austin so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Austin, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from Houston, as well as popular airport shuttles from Austin.

The cheapest bus routes from Houston to Austin

Today
from $15.00
Tomorrow
from $15.00
10/27
from $32.50
10/28
from $23.00
10/29
from $15.00
10/30
from $15.00

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Greyhound US
    2:30 PM
    Houston
    Duration 6h 30m
    9:00 PM
    Austin
    from$19.00
  • Greyhound US
    5:35 PM
    Houston, TX - Bus station
    Duration 5h 40m
    11:15 PM
    Austin, TX - Greyhound Bus Station
    from$19.00
  • FlixBus
    6:55 PM
    Houston, TX - Uptown/Upper Kirby
    Duration 2h 40m
    9:35 PM
    Austin, TX - Tornado & El Expreso
    from$19.99
  • FlixBus
    2:40 PM
    Houston, TX - Downtown Houston
    Duration 2h 55m
    5:35 PM
    Austin, TX - Tornado & El Expreso
    from$19.99
  • FlixBus
    2:55 PM
    Houston, TX - Uptown/Upper Kirby
    Duration 2h 55m
    5:50 PM
    Austin, TX - North Austin/The Domain
    from$19.99
  • Greyhound US
    2:30 PM
    Houston, TX - Bus station
    Duration 6h 35m
    9:05 PM
    Austin, TX - Greyhound Bus Station
    from$27.00
  • Greyhound US
    7:00 AM
    Houston, TX - Bus station
    Duration 7h 15m
    2:15 PM
    Austin, TX - Greyhound Bus Station
    from$29.00
  • megabus US
    10:00 AM
    Houston, TX - Pierce St
    Duration 3h 25m
    1:25 PM
    Austin, TX - San Jacinto Blvd
    from$32.50
  • megabus US
    3:00 PM
    Houston, TX - Select Shell Station
    Duration 2h 35m
    5:35 PM
    Austin, TX - San Jacinto Blvd
    from$34.99
  • megabus US
    2:30 PM
    Houston, TX - Pierce St
    Duration 3h 5m
    5:35 PM
    Austin, TX - San Jacinto Blvd
    from$37.50

What are the cheapest buses from Houston to Austin you would typically find?

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route Houston to Austin but are currently out of service.
  • RedCoach
    11:00 AM
    Houston, TX - Downtown Houston
    Duration 2h 45m
    1:45 PM
    Austin, TX - Greyhound Bus Station
    from$15.00
    Temporarily not available: last found 10/15/2021
  • megabus
    10:00 AM
    Houston, TX - Pierce St
    Duration 3h 25m
    1:25 PM
    Austin, TX - San Jacinto Blvd
    from$29.99
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/06/2021

Bus Houston Austin: Further Information

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After getting all the results, you can compare all bus tickets for the Houston Austin bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. RedCoach offers the cheapest tickets at $15.00, while the fastest connection takes 2h 35m. In the end, you can decide if you'd prefer the cheapest ticket, the quickest journey or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you're searching for, we can help you find the best deal for your travel needs!
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You can also compare other modes of transportation departing from Houston and arriving in Austin. In our search results, you can also compare available trains, carpooling and flights.
We hope you enjoy your bus trip from Houston to Austin!

Bus stops in Houston and Austin

Stations
Austin - Embassy Suites
S Congress Ave 300 , 78704   Austin  (USA)
Austin Central Station
Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Blanton Museum of Art
Martin Luther King Drive , 78712  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Comal St
Comal St 412 , 78702  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Dean Keeton & Dancy
Dean Keeton St between Dancy St. and Lafayette St., north side , 78722  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - E Ben White Blvd
E Ben White Blvd 710, 78704  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Greyhound Bus Station
E Koenig Ln  916, 78751  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Lakeline Station
Lyndhurst St 13701, 78717  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Megabus Stop
San Jacinto Blvd 1500, 78701  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - North Austin/The Domain
Amy Donovan Plaza , 78758  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - San Antonio St
W 15th St 502W , 78701  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - San Jacinto Blvd
San Jacinto Blvd 1500, 78701  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Southpark Meadows Station
Turk Ln , 78748  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Tornado & El Expreso
E Ben White Blvd 711 , 78704  Austin  (USA)
Austin, TX - Turimex Internacional
E 7th St 5012 , 78702  Austin  (USA)

Bus Houston to Austin: FAQs about the route

How much does a bus ticket from Houston to Austin cost?

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $19.00 and takes 2h 45m to get to Austin. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

How much can I save after comparing tickets for the Houston to Austin bus route?

This route is connected by 5 bus companies with ticket prices ranging from $15.00 to $37.50. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Austin.

How many daily bus routes are available from Houston to Austin on average?

Each day, the bus route from Houston to Austin is offered by about 2 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the Houston Austin bus route take?

megabus US offers the quickest bus from Houston to Austin, which can take 2h 35m. Tickets for this connection cost $34.99. However, keep in mind that the bus route can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct bus route from Houston to Austin?

For the Houston Austin bus route, our search engine currently compares 3 direct bus connections with the following companies: Greyhound US, megabus US and RedCoach

When does the first trip depart for the Houston Austin bus route?

The earliest bus to Austin departs from Houston at 7:00 AM. However, bus schedules may vary on weekends and holidays. To find exactly when the bus is running on your planned travel date, check our search engine.

When does the last trip depart for the Houston Austin bus route?

The latest bus trip from Houston to Austin departs at 6:55 PM. Please keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. You can use our search engine to find the available times on your planned travel date.

Which companies are running for the Houston Austin bus route?

When taking the Houston Austin bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as Greyhound US, FlixBus and megabus US. By using our search engine, you can compare all available bus trips to find one that works for you.

What can I bring with me on the bus from Houston to Austin?

Different bus companies have varying restrictions about what is and isn't allowed on board. Typically, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you for the Houston Austin bus route for free. Find a bus that best serves your travel needs by using our search engine for your preferred travel date.

What equipment is available on the bus from Houston to Austin?

What equipment is on board differs from company to company. Generally, many intercity buses provide WiFi to let you keep your friends up to date about your location during the trip. Air conditioning systems provide ventilation to maximize comfort while travelling. With our search engine, you can find precise information about the equipment of the bus from Houston to Austin on your preferred travel date.

Compare Houston and Austin

Houston
2.10 Million
Austin
0.93 Million
$4.27
$4.86
Houston
Austin
A cab ride in Houston is 13% cheaper than in Austin.
$1.25
$1.25
Houston
Austin
A bus fare in Houston is 0% more expensive than in Austin.
$3.00
$4.00
Houston
Austin
A large beer in Houston is 25% cheaper than in Austin.
$1.61
$1.68
Houston
Austin
A bottle of water in Houston is 5% cheaper than in Austin.
$9.72
$10.05
Houston
Austin
A meal in Houston is 4% cheaper than in Austin.

Bus routes from Houston and Austin

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