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There are 3 ways to get from Austin to Brenham by bus, car or taxi

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Megabus, drive  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the Megabus from Austin to Houston, TX Katy Mills Mall
  2. Drive from Houston, TX Katy Mills Mall to Brenham

$19 - $32

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Austin to Houston
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Prairie View, Tx
  3. Take a taxi from Prairie View, Tx to Brenham

$196 - $238

Drive  •  1h 55m

  1. Drive from Austin to Brenham 89.7 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Austin to Brenham is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Brenham is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 55m.

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The distance between Austin and Brenham is 81 miles. The road distance is 89.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Brenham without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 5h 51m and costs $190 - $240.

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It takes approximately 3h 41m to get from Austin to Brenham, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Brenham is 90 miles. It takes approximately 1h 55m to drive from Austin to Brenham.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Brenham. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Austin to Brenham.
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  • Distance: 81.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 41m

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

There is no direct connection from Austin to Brenham. However, you can take the Megabus to Houston, TX Katy Mills Mall then take the drive to Brenham. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Houston, take the walk to Lamar St @ Louisiana St, take the line 413 bus to Louisiana St @ Preston St, take the walk to Houston, Tx, take the bus to Prairie View, Tx, then take the taxi to Brenham.

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Bus from Austin to Houston
Ave. Duration
4 times a day
Estimated price
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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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+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Houston, Tx to Prairie View, Tx
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $25
$11 - $16
$19 - $25
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Taxi from Prairie View, Tx to Brenham
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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