There are 8 ways to get from Austin to Denton 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9386 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Denton, Tx 7320 / ...

$35 - $80

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  5 h 9 min

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

$26 - $36

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
  2. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center to Victory Station Tre
  3. Take the train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$51 - $109

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Denton 226 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Austin to Dallas, train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Dallas (DAL) AUS - DAL
  2. Take the train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$120 - $332

Fly Austin to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) AUS - DFW
  2. Take the train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$90 - $292

Drive to Killeen, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Killeen
  2. Fly from Killeen (GRK) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) GRK - DFW
  3. Take the train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$145 - $298

Bus to San Antonio, fly to Dallas, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Dallas (DAL) SAT - DAL
  3. Take the train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$226 - $493

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Denton is to Megabus which costs $26 - $40 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Denton is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Denton. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Denton, Tx via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Austin and Denton is 208 miles. The road distance is 226 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Denton without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $35 - $85.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Austin to Denton, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Austin to Denton is to bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $35 - $85. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $110 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Austin to Denton.
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  • Distance: 208 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Austin to Denton via Dallas, Tx in around 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Austin to Denton via Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center, Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center, Victory Station, and Walnut Hill/Denton Station in around 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Dallas
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
Flights from San Antonio to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Killeen to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 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
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center to Victory Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Denton County Transport
Website
dcta.net
Train from Walnut Hill/Denton Station to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dcta.net
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Denton, Tx
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Megabus

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