There are 9 ways to get from Austin to Michigan 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 Austin to Flint  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Flint (FNT) AUS - FNT

$261 - $1,044

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  32 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Grand Prairie
  2. Take the bus from Dallas/Forth Worth - Grand Prairie to Chicago
  3. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Downtown Detroit

$103 - $192

7 alternative options

Fly Austin to Detroit  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Detroit (DTW) AUS - DTW

$187 - $574

Fly Austin to Lansing  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Lansing (LAN) AUS - LAN

$263 - $1,206

Fly Austin to Grand Rapids  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Grand Rapids (GRR) AUS - GRR

$243 - $1,106

Bus to San Antonio, fly to Detroit  •  7 h 23 min

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

$223 - $1,254

Bus  •  31 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9386 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Detroit, Mi 1502

$134 - $346

Train  •  34 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Dearborn Amtrak Wolverine

$207 - $593

Drive  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Detroit 1379.1 miles

$130 - $200

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

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Austin to Flint hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Detroit via Dallas, Tx in around 31 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Flint via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Detroit via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Austin to Flint via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Flint via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Flint via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Houston, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $2,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Austin to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$330 - $470
Room
$600 - $850
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Dearborn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
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 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 Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290
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 Dallas/Forth Worth - Grand Prairie to Chicago
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Downtown Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Austin to Michigan?

The distance between Austin and Michigan is 1880 km. The road distance is 2207 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Michigan is to bus and Megabus which costs $100 - $200 and takes 32 h 40 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Austin to Michigan is to fly which takes 5 h 3 min and costs $180 - $600.

Is there a direct bus between Austin and Michigan?

No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Michigan. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Detroit, Mi via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 50 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Austin to Michigan, including transfers.