There are 5 ways to get from Fort Polk to Austin by taxi, plane, car or bus

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

Taxi to Alexandria, fly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Polk to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Alexandria (AEX) to Austin (AUS) AEX - AUS

$233 - $786

Cheapest option

Drive, bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Fort Polk to Lake Charles, La
  2. Take the bus from Lake Charles, La to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Austin, Tx

$48 - $110

3 alternative options

Drive to Lake Charles, fly  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Fort Polk to Lake Charles
  2. Fly from Lake Charles (LCH) to Austin (AUS) LCH - AUS

$189 - $966

Drive, bus via Austin  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Fort Polk to Lake Charles, La
  2. Take the bus from Lake Charles, La to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston to Austin

$127 - $163

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Fort Polk to Austin 348.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Polk and Austin is 284 miles. The road distance is 348.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Fort Polk to Austin, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Alexandria Airport to Austin Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Polk to Austin is 348 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to drive from Fort Polk to Austin.

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

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There are 619+ hotels available in Austin. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Polk to Austin.
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  • Distance: 284.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

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

There is no direct connection from Fort Polk to Austin. However, you can take the taxi to Alexandria airport, fly to Austin, take the walk to ABIA Lower Level, then take the line 20 bus to Austin. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Lake Charles airport, fly to Austin, take the walk to ABIA Lower Level, then take the line 20 bus to Austin.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Alexandria to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Lake Charles to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Alexandria to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Lake Charles to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Alexandria to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lake Charles, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Houston, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Houston to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
vonlane.com
Book at
vonlane.com
Other operators
Taxi from Fort Polk to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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