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There are 7 ways to get from Austin to Denton by bus, train, car, plane or tram

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Bus  •  5h 4m

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

$28 - $65

Cheapest option

Megabus, line 036 bus, line 534 bus, train  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the Megabus from Austin, Tx to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
  2. Take the line 036 bus from San Jacinto @ Harwood - E - Ns to Addison Transit Center 036 / ...
  3. Take the line 534 bus from Addison Transit Center to Trinity Mills Rail Station 534 / ...
  4. Take the train from Trinity Mills to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$27 - $42

5 alternative options

Train  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak Station to Fort Worth Amtrak Station Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center to Victory Station Tre

$49 - $112

Drive  •  3h 38m

  1. Drive from Austin to Denton 226 miles

$22 - $35

Fly Austin to Dallas, tram, train  •  4h 28m

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Dallas (DAL) AUS - DAL
  2. Take the tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
  3. Take the train from Trinity Mills to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$118 - $336

Fly Austin to Dallas/Ft.Worth, tram, train  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) AUS - DFW
  2. Take the tram from Bachman Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
  3. Take the train from Trinity Mills to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr

$88 - $296

Drive to Killeen, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4h 50m

  1. Drive from Austin to Killeen
  2. Fly from Killeen (GRK) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) GRK - DFW

$143 - $301

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

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

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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 5h 4m and costs $28 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Austin to Denton, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Austin to Denton is to bus which takes 5h 4m and costs $28 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $120 and takes 7h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Austin Airport to Dallas Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Denton is 226 miles. It takes approximately 3h 38m to drive from Austin to Denton.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Austin Airport to Dallas Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Denton. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Austin to Denton.
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  • Distance: 208 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Austin to Denton every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 3h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Austin to Denton via Fort Worth Amtrak Station, Fort Worth Intermodal Transit Center, Victory Station, Victory Station, Trinity Mills Rail Station, and Trinity Mills in around 7h 50m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Killeen to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Train operators
Denton County Transport
Website
dcta.net
Train from Trinity Mills to Downtown Denton Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
dcta.net
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak Station to Fort Worth Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
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
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Tram from Bachman Station to Trinity Mills Rail Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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 Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Bus from San Jacinto @ Harwood - E - Ns to Addison Transit Center
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Bus from Addison Transit Center to Trinity Mills Rail Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org

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The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 25m and costs $1 - $4.

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