There are 6 ways to get from Austin to Midland by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) AUS - MAF

$214 - $292

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Bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 831
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Big Spring, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Big Spring, Tx to Odessa, Tx

$97 - $199

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Bus via Ft Stockton, Tx  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 831
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Ft Stockton, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Odessa, TX

Train, bus  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Temple Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Temple Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Big Spring, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Big Spring, Tx to Odessa, Tx

$134 - $282

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 831
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Ft Stockton, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Midland/Odessa Airport

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Midland 370.5 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Austin to Midland is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Midland is to fly which costs $210 - $300 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Austin and Midland is 284 miles. The road distance is 370.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Midland without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 20 min and costs $95 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Austin to Midland, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Austin to Midland is to fly which takes 4 h 33 min and costs $210 - $300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $200 and takes 10 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Austin Airport to Midland/Odessa Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Midland is 370 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to drive from Austin to Midland.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Midland/Odessa Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Midland. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Austin to Midland.
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  • Distance: 284.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

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

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Austin to Midland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Midland via San Antonio, Tx, Big Spring, Tx, and Odessa, Tx in around 10 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Midland/Odessa via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Midland/Odessa via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Midland/Odessa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak to Temple Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Temple Amtrak to Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 San Antonio, Tx to Big Spring, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Big Spring, Tx to Odessa, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Big Spring, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
All Aboard America
Website
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Odessa, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Bus from Ft Stockton, Tx to Midland/Odessa Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
allaboardamerica.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Ft Stockton, Tx
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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