There are 7 ways to get from Austin to Texarkana by bus, night 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 Texarkana, Ar 1508 / ...

$67 - $135

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Megabus, train  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Austin, Tx to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
  2. Take the train from Dallas Union Station to Texarkana Amtrak Texas Eagle

$63 - $143

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Night bus, train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9414
  2. Take the train from Dallas Union Station 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 58 min

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

$162 - $818

Drive to Killeen, fly  •  4 h 19 min

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

$197 - $973

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

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The distance between Austin and Texarkana is 309 miles. The road distance is 375.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Texarkana without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 55 min and costs .

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

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Austin to Texarkana train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Austin Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Austin to Texarkana is to bus which takes 6 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 12 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Austin Airport to Texarkana Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 24 min and has one stopover.

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Austin to Texarkana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Texarkana Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Texarkana is 376 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to drive from Austin to Texarkana.

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American Airlines offers flights from Austin Airport to Texarkana Airport.

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  • Distance: 309.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

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 55 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Austin to Texarkana once 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 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Killeen to Texarkana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dallas Union Station to Texarkana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Once 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
Once 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

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
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Megabus

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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 .

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