There are 7 ways to get from Austin to Phoenix 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  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Phoenix (PHX) AUS - PHX

$123 - $436

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  21 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9403 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Phoenix, Az 1419

$105 - $272

5 alternative options

Bus to San Antonio, fly  •  6 h 40 min

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

$149 - $526

Bus, train  •  24 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 831
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Tucson to Greyhound Station, Phoenix

$177 - $454

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  24 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to San Antonio, TX
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Phoenix, AZ Matamoros-Tijuana Airport / ...

$107 - $183

Train, bus  •  29 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Benson Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from Benson to Phoenix, Az 1437

$150 - $419

Drive  •  16 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Phoenix 1011.9 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Phoenix is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 16 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Phoenix is to fly which costs $120 - $440 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Austin and Phoenix is 874 miles. The road distance is 1011.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Austin to Phoenix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Phoenix. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Phoenix, Az via San Antonio, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines fly from Austin to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Phoenix via San Antonio, Tx in around 21 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from San Antonio to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from San Antonio to Phoenix via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from San Antonio to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Austin Amtrak to Benson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
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 San Antonio, Tx to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Benson to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to Greyhound Station, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Phoenix, AZ
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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