There are 7 ways to get from Austin to Texarkana by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9386 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Texarkana, Ar 1510 / ...

$66 - $135

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Austin - San Jacinto/15Th  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Downtown Dallas
  2. Take the train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Texarkana Amtrak Texas Eagle

$63 - $143

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9386 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Texarkana Amtrak Texas Eagle

$67 - $169

Train  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Texarkana Amtrak Texas Eagle

$70 - $190

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Texarkana 375.6 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Austin  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Texarkana (TXK) AUS - TXK

$162 - $818

Drive to Killeen, fly  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Killeen
  2. Fly from Killeen (GRK) to Texarkana (TXK) GRK - TXK

$197 - $973

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

You can take a bus from Austin to Texarkana via Dallas, Tx and Texarkana, Ar in around 6 h 36 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Austin to Texarkana twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 11 h 12 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Texarkana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Killeen to Texarkana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dallas Union Station Amtrak to Texarkana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Train from Austin Amtrak to Texarkana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $420
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Austin - San Jacinto/15Th to Downtown Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Austin to Texarkana?

The distance between Austin and Texarkana is 495 km. The road distance is 601 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Texarkana is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Austin to Texarkana is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs $160 - $850.

Is there a direct train between Austin and Texarkana?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Austin Amtrak and arriving at Texarkana Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 12 min.

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

It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to get from Austin to Texarkana, including transfers.