There are 6 ways to get from Little Rock to Austin by plane, car, bus or train

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

Fly to Austin  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Little Rock (LIT) to Austin (AUS) LIT - AUS

$202 - $285

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Little Rock, AR to Dallas/Forth Worth - Grand Prairie
  2. Take the bus from Grand Prairie to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th

$52 - $78

4 alternative options

Fly to Killeen, drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Little Rock (LIT) to Killeen (GRK) LIT - GRK
  2. Drive from Killeen to Austin

$197 - $1,011

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Dallas, Tx 1537
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx 7259 / ...

$60 - $146

Train  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Little Rock Union Station Amtrak to Austin Amtrak Texas Eagle

$85 - $240

Drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Little Rock to Austin 517.6 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Little Rock to Austin is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 11 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Little Rock to Austin is to fly which costs $200 - $290 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Little Rock and Austin is 446 miles. The road distance is 517.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Little Rock to Austin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Little Rock to Austin. However, there are services departing from Little Rock, Ar and arriving at Austin, Tx via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Little Rock Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Austin Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Little Rock, AR, USA and Austin, TX, USA?

ViaAir, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Little Rock to Austin every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Little Rock to Austin via Dallas, Tx in around 8 h 43 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Little Rock to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Little Rock to Killeen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Little Rock to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Little Rock to Killeen via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Little Rock to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
ViaAir
Website
flyviaair.com
Flights from Little Rock to Austin
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Little Rock Union Station Amtrak to Austin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Room
$360 - $500
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Little Rock, AR to Dallas/Forth Worth - Grand Prairie
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Grand Prairie to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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