There are 5 ways to get from Austin to Shreveport by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9386 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Shreveport, La 1530 / ...

$48 - $116

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Train, bus  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Longview Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La 1522 / ...

$73 - $186

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Shreveport 375.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Shreveport  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Shreveport (SHV) AUS - SHV

$198 - $938

Fly to Longview, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Longview (GGG) AUS - GGG
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La

$122 - $526

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The cheapest way to get from Austin to Shreveport is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Shreveport is to fly which costs $190 - $950 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Shreveport. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Shreveport, La via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between Austin and Shreveport is 284 miles. The road distance is 375.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Shreveport without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 55 min and costs $45 - $120.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Austin to Shreveport, including transfers.

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Austin to Shreveport bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Austin, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Austin to Shreveport is to bus which takes 6 h 55 min and costs $45 - $120. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $190 - $950 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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There is no direct flight from Austin Airport to Shreveport Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 4 min and has one stopover.

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Austin to Shreveport bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Shreveport, La station.

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  • Distance: 284.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Shreveport, LA, USA?

You can take a bus from Austin to Shreveport via Dallas, Tx in around 6 h 55 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Austin to Shreveport hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Shreveport via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Austin to Longview via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Austin to Shreveport via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Shreveport via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
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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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

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 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 Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29

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Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Shreveport is 376 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to drive from Austin to Shreveport.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Shreveport Airport.

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Book your Austin to Shreveport bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Shreveport. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 28 min and costs $1 - $4.

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