There are 6 ways to get from Austin to Memphis by plane, bus, train 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  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Memphis (MEM) AUS - MEM

$98 - $336

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Grand Prairie
  2. Take the bus from DFW-Grand Prairie, Texas to Memphis

$67 - $94

4 alternative options

Bus to San Antonio, fly  •  6 h 22 min

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

$139 - $636

Bus via Texarkana, Ar  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 894
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Texarkana, Ar
  3. Take the bus from Texarkana, Ar to Little Rock, Ar
  4. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Memphis, Tn

$86 - $206

Train, bus  •  18 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Longview Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Texarkana, Ar
  3. Take the bus from Texarkana, Ar to Memphis, Tn

$110 - $287

Drive  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Memphis 650.9 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Memphis is to bus which costs $65 - $95 and takes 14 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Memphis is to fly which costs $95 - $340 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between Austin and Memphis is 563 miles. The road distance is 650.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Austin to Memphis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Memphis. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Memphis, Tn via Dallas, Tx, Texarkana, Ar and Little Rock, Ar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Memphis, TN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Austin to Memphis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Memphis via Dallas, Tx, Texarkana, Ar, and Little Rock, Ar in around 12 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Austin to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from San Antonio to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Antonio to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from San Antonio to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Antonio to Memphis
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak to Longview Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 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 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 Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Texarkana, Ar to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Longview, Tx to Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Texarkana, Ar to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Grand Prairie
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from DFW-Grand Prairie, Texas to Memphis
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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