Travel from Austin to Washington

Bus or fly from Austin to Washington?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and 2 other airlines fly from Austin to Washington hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Austin to Washington every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Austin to Washington

From 400 4th/Trinity line 100 bus to Austin airport, fly to Reagan Washington airport, then subway to Washington. 4 h 48 min $256. From 400 4th/Trinity line 100 bus to Austin airport, fly to Washington Dulles airport, then bus to Washington. 5 h 24 min $251. From 400 4th/Trinity line 100 bus to Austin airport, fly to Baltimore airport, bus to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak, then train to Washington. 5 h 34 min $415. From Austin - San Jacinto/15Th bus to Downtown Dallas, Megabus to Atlanta GA, then Megabus to Washington. 36 h 35 min $190. From Austin - San Jacinto/15Th bus to Cbd East Tc, line 036 bus to Dallas, TX, bus to Richmond, VA, walk to Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd, then bus to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. 37 h 58 min $158. From Austin bus to Louisiana St @ Polk St, line 085 bus to Franklin St @ Congress St, walk to Houston Amtrak, train to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak, then train to Washington Union Station Amtrak. 40 h 37 min $531. From Austin drive to Washington. 24 h 50 min $183.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Austin to Washington.
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      1 Fly to Reagan Washington
      • One-Way approx: USD $183 - $498
      • Duration: 4 h 48 min
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      2 Fly to Washington Dulles
      • One-Way approx: USD $149 - $462
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      3 Fly to Baltimore, train
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