There are 4 ways to get from Austin to Denver by plane, bus or car

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

Fly from Austin  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Denver (DEN) AUS - DEN

$85 - $502

3 alternative options

Bus to San Antonio, fly  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Denver (DEN) SAT - DEN

$121 - $433

Bus  •  22 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx 9308 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Denver, Co 7310 / ...

$109 - $265

Drive  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Denver 1068.1 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Denver, CO, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Austin to Denver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Denver via Ft Worth, Tx in around 22 h 26 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Austin to Denver via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Austin to Denver via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from San Antonio to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from San Antonio to Denver via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from San Antonio to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Austin to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Antonio to Denver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $420
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Bus from Austin, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Austin to Denver?

The distance between Austin and Denver is 1242 km. The road distance is 1709 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Austin to Denver?

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Denver is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 16 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Austin to Denver?

The quickest way to get from Austin to Denver is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $85 - $500.

Is there a direct bus between Austin and Denver?

No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Denver. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Denver, Co via Ft Worth, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Austin to Denver?

It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Austin to Denver, including transfers.