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There are 3 ways to get from Austin to El Yunque National Forest by plane or car

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Fly Austin to San Juan  •  8h 43m

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to San Juan (SJU) AUS - SJU

2 alternative options

Drive to Killeen, fly to San Juan  •  9h 55m

  1. Drive from Austin to Killeen
  2. Fly from Killeen (GRK) to San Juan (SJU) GRK - SJU

Fly Austin to Aguadilla, drive  •  11h 12m

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Aguadilla (BQN) AUS - BQN
  2. Drive from Aguadilla to El Yunque National Forest

Austin (AUS) to San Juan (SJU) flights

The flight time between Austin (AUS) and San Juan (SJU) is around 7h 56m and covers a distance of around 3450 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 2m. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 43m. Services are operated by American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines and others. Typically 148 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
5h 54m
Layover time:
2h 2m
Total time:
7h 56m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
4h 43m
Flight distance:
3450 km
Flights per week:
148
Cheapest price:
$128
Carbon emissions:
699 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:00
Last flight departs at:
23:16

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Austin (AUS) to San Juan (SJU) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Puerto Rico

There is widespread community transmission globally.
We have received no reports of travel restrictions in Puerto Rico. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Puerto Rico.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Puerto Rico.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Puerto Rico relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Puerto Rico, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Puerto Rico

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Puerto Rico. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Puerto Rico, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Puerto Rico

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving United States. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in United States, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

Last updated: September 22 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Austin to El Yunque National Forest is to fly, which costs $230 - $550 and takes 8h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to El Yunque National Forest is to fly which costs $230 - $550 and takes 8h 43m.

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The distance between Austin and El Yunque National Forest is 3485 km.

It takes approximately 8h 43m to get from Austin to El Yunque National Forest, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Austin Airport to San Juan Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 43m.

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Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to San Juan Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in El Yunque National Forest. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Austin to El Yunque National Forest.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 3485.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 43m

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and five other airlines fly from Austin to El Yunque National Forest hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Tampa
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to San Juan
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Killeen to San Juan via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Killeen to San Juan via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Miami
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Killeen to San Juan via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Austin
Ave. Duration
9h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Killeen to San Juan via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Killeen to San Juan via Houston, Charlotte Amalie
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Austin to Aguadilla via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Austin to Aguadilla via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Austin to Aguadilla via Orlando
Ave. Duration
9h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Austin to Aguadilla via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Austin to Aguadilla via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Austin to Aguadilla via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Austin to San Juan via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $440

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