There are 8 ways to get from Austin to Fort Worth by train, bus, 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

Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center Texas Eagle

$40 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Ft Worth, Tx 9308 / ...

$24 - $64

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Dallas/Forth Worth
  2. Take the train from Union Station to T&P Station Tre

$26 - $36

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Fort Worth 188 miles

$18 - $27

Fly Austin to Dallas/Ft.Worth, line 803 bus, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) AUS - DFW
  2. Take the line 803 bus from Dfw Remote South Parking to Centreport Station
  3. Take the train from Centreport Station to T&P Station

$87 - $290

Fly Austin to Dallas, train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Dallas (DAL) AUS - DAL
  2. Take the train from Victory Station to T&P Station

$117 - $330

Drive to Killeen, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 1 min

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

$142 - $295

Bus to San Antonio, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) SAT - DFW
  3. Take the train from Centreport Station to T&P Station

$153 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Fort Worth is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Fort Worth is to drive which takes 2 h 59 min and costs $18 - $27.

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The distance between Austin and Fort Worth is 276 km. The road distance is 301 km.

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The train from Austin Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center takes 4 h 27 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Fort Worth. However, there are services departing from Lavaca/4th and arriving at Ft Worth, Tx via Austin, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Austin Amtrak and arriving at Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Fort Worth, TX, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Austin to Fort Worth once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Austin to Fort Worth 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Killeen to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Flights from San Antonio to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $450
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Dallas
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from San Antonio to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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)
Website
dart.org
Train from Union Station to T&P Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dart.org
Train from Centreport Station to T&P Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
dart.org
Train from Victory Station to T&P Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
dart.org
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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 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
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Dallas/Forth Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Website
dart.org
Bus from Dfw Remote South Parking to Centreport Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dart.org

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