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Fly  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Austin (AUS) LAS - AUS

$37 - $150

4 alternative options

Bus via Phoenix  •  23h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas to Phoenix
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Austin

Bus  •  25h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas to Phoenix
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Austin

Bus, Amtrak Thruway, train  •  37h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas to Phoenix
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Sky Harbor Airport to Maricopa Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Maricopa to Austin

$166 - $242

Drive  •  21h 43m

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to Austin 1346.8 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to Austin is to fly which costs $35 - $150 and takes 4h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Las Vegas to Austin is to fly which costs $35 - $150 and takes 4h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Las Vegas to Austin. However, there are services departing from Las Vegas and arriving at Austin via Phoenix and San Antonio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 38m.

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The distance between Las Vegas and Austin is 1089 miles. The road distance is 1346.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Austin without a car is to bus via Phoenix which takes 23h 21m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Las Vegas to Austin, including transfers.

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Las Vegas to Austin bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Las Vegas station.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Austin is to fly which takes 4h 46m and costs $35 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus via Phoenix, which costs and takes 23h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Las Vegas Airport to Austin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Las Vegas to Austin bus services, operated by Omnibus Mexicanos S.A. de C.V., arrive at Austin station.

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Map of how to get from Las Vegas to Austin.
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  • Distance: 1089.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 46m

What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and Austin, TX, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Allegiant Air and five other airlines fly from Las Vegas to Austin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Las Vegas to Austin via Phoenix, McDowell Rd & 27th Av, McDowell Rd & Central Av, McDowell/Central Ave, 44th St/Washington, Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az, San Antonio, and San Antonio in around 23h 21m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Austin
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Las Vegas to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Las Vegas to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Austin
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Austin
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Austin
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Austin
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Maricopa to Austin
Ave. Duration
25h 43m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$340 - $470
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $320
Business Seat
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Las Vegas to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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Greyhound Mexico
Phone
800 890 6821
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
13h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
13h 19m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Omnibus Mexicanos S.A. de C.V.
Phone
800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
omnibusmexicanos.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Austin
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
omnibusmexicanos.com.mx
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 Las Vegas to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Amtrak Thruway

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sky Harbor Airport to Maricopa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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Austin is 2h ahead of Las Vegas. It is currently 5:00 PM in Las Vegas and 7:00 PM in Austin.

Yes, the driving distance between Las Vegas to Austin is 1347 miles. It takes approximately 21h 43m to drive from Las Vegas to Austin.

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Allegiant Air, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Las Vegas Airport to Austin Airport.

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There are 983+ hotels available in Austin. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Las Vegas Airport is to line 108 bus which takes 28 min and costs $6.

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