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There are 3 ways to get from Arlington to Abilene by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 15m

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Abilene (ABI) DFW - ABI

$168 - $758

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Bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Abilene, Tx 1403 / ...

$40 - $53

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Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Arlington to Abilene 164.8 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Abilene is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Abilene is to fly which costs $160 - $800 and takes 1h 15m.

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The distance between Arlington and Abilene is 155 miles. The road distance is 164.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Abilene without a car is to bus which takes 4h 3m and costs $40 - $55.

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It takes approximately 1h 15m to get from Arlington to Abilene, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Abilene is to fly which takes 1h 15m and costs $160 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $55 and takes 4h 3m.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Abilene Airport is the direct flight which takes 47m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Abilene is 165 miles. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Arlington to Abilene.

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American Airlines offers flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Abilene Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Abilene. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Abilene.
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  • Distance: 155 miles
  • Duration: 1h 15m

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

American Airlines flies from Arlington to Abilene every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Arlington to Abilene every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $29 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

American Airlines
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Abilene
Ave. Duration
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
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
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Abilene, Tx
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
$20 - $29
$40 - $60

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The best way to get from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to taxi which takes 18m and costs $30 - $40.

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