There are 8 ways to get from Irvine to Austin by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Santa Ana to Austin  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Austin (AUS) SNA - AUS

$103 - $468

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Fly Santa Ana to San Antonio, bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Antonio (SAT) SNA - SAT
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx

$138 - $591

Train to Los Angeles, fly to Austin  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Austin (AUS) LAX - AUS

$155 - $623

Line 9474 bus to Long Beach, fly to Austin  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 9474 bus from Anaheim, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Austin (AUS) LGB - AUS

$137 - $631

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  33 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Ana to San Antonio Tijuana-Reynosa / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx 9336 / ...

$126 - $232

Bus via Dallas, Tx  •  34 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Anaheim, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx 895 / ...

$159 - $420

Train  •  35 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station Orange County Line
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Austin Amtrak Texas Eagle

$198 - $611

Drive  •  22 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Irvine to Austin 1374.3 miles

$130 - $200

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No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Austin. However, there are services departing from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa and arriving at Austin, Tx via Santa Ana and San Antonio, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Irvine station to Austin. However, there are services departing from Tustin station and arriving at Austin Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 38 min.

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The distance between Irvine and Austin is 1205 miles. The road distance is 1374.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Austin without a car is to bus which takes 33 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Irvine to Austin, including transfers.

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Irvine to Austin bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Anaheim, Ca station.

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Irvine to Austin train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Tustin station.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Austin is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 33 h 11 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 35 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Santa Ana Airport to Austin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Irvine to Austin bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Austin, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from Irvine to Austin.
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  • Distance: 1205.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Irvine, CA, USA and Austin, TX, USA?

Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines and four other airlines fly from Irvine to Austin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Irvine to Austin via The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3, Santa Ana, San Antonio, and San Antonio, Tx in around 33 h 11 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to Austin via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Austin via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to San Antonio via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Long Beach to Austin via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to Austin via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Santa Ana to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Austin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$330 - $480
Business Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Room
$700 - $1,000
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 San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Anaheim, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Bus from Anaheim, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
29 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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Austin is 2 h ahead of Irvine. It is currently 7:27 PM in Irvine and 9:27 PM in Austin.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Irvine to Austin is 1374 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 40 min to drive from Irvine to Austin.

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Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Santa Ana 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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The best way to get from Irvine to Santa Ana Airport is to line 401 bus which takes 7 min and costs .

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