There are 8 ways to get from Austin to Baton Rouge by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Baton Rouge  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Baton Rouge (BTR) AUS - BTR

$212 - $980

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Houston via Shell
  2. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Baton Rouge, LA Houston

$34 - $67

6 alternative options

Fly to Lafayette, bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Lafayette (LFT) AUS - LFT
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La

$193 - $942

Fly to New Orleans, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to New Orleans (MSY) AUS - MSY
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La

$156 - $656

Bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Houston, Tx 9305 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La 1596 / ...

$52 - $125

Bus via Austin  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin to Houston
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La 1596 / ...

$130 - $178

Bus, train  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La

$74 - $190

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Baton Rouge 433.2 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Baton Rouge is to bus which costs $30 - $70 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Baton Rouge is to fly which takes 4 h 36 min and costs $210 - $1,000.

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The distance between Austin and Baton Rouge is 632 km. The road distance is 693 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Austin to Baton Rouge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Baton Rouge. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Baton Rouge, La via Houston, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Baton Rouge, LA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Austin to Baton Rouge hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Baton Rouge via Houston, Tx in around 7 h 49 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Baton Rouge via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Lafayette via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Austin to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Baton Rouge via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Austin to Baton Rouge via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Austin to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Austin to Baton Rouge via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Austin to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lafayette, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from New Orleans, La to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Austin, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Houston, Tx to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Austin to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
vonlane.com
Book at
vonlane.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to Baton Rouge, LA
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
megabus.com

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