There are 6 ways to get from Abilene to Austin by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Abilene, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Austin, Tx 9303 / ...

$43 - $107

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Bus, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Abilene, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Austin Amtrak Texas Eagle

$60 - $147

Bus, Megabus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Abilene, Tx to Dallas, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Austin, Tx

$46 - $87

Drive  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Abilene to Austin 222.2 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Austin  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Abilene (ABI) to Austin (AUS) ABI - AUS

$102 - $472

Fly to Killeen, drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Abilene (ABI) to Killeen (GRK) ABI - GRK
  2. Drive from Killeen to Austin

$112 - $508

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The cheapest way to get from Abilene to Austin is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abilene to Austin is to fly which costs $100 - $480 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Abilene to Austin. However, there are services departing from Abilene, Tx and arriving at Austin, Tx via Ft Worth, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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The distance between Abilene and Austin is 192 miles. The road distance is 222.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Abilene to Austin without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Abilene to Austin, including transfers.

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Abilene to Austin bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Abilene, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Abilene to Austin is to bus which takes 7 h and costs $40 - $110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $100 - $480 and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Abilene to Austin.
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  • Distance: 192.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

What companies run services between Abilene, TX, USA and Austin, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Abilene to Austin via Ft Worth, Tx in around 7 h. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Abilene to Austin hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Abilene to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Abilene to Killeen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Austin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Abilene, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Abilene, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Megabus

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