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

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Fly Miami to Austin  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Austin (AUS) MIA - AUS

$113 - $486

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Fly Fort Lauderdale to Austin  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Austin (AUS) FLL - AUS

$126 - $711

Fly Miami to San Antonio, bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to San Antonio (SAT) MIA - SAT
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx

$198 - $589

Fly Fort Lauderdale to San Antonio, bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to San Antonio (SAT) FLL - SAT
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx

$141 - $644

Bus  •  32 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Austin, Tx

$146 - $362

Bus via Melbourne, Fl  •  34 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL Holiday Inn Hotel to Melbourne, FL - Waffle House
  2. Take the bus from Melbourne, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Houston to Austin

$257 - $422

Train  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
  5. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Austin Amtrak

$380 - $1,077

Drive  •  22 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Austin 1354.9 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Miami to Austin is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 22 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Austin is to fly which costs $110 - $490 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Austin. However, there are services departing from Miami, FL Holiday Inn Hotel and arriving at Austin via Melbourne, Fl, Orlando, Fl, Milam St @ Preston St and Houston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Miami to Austin. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at Austin Amtrak via Miami Amtrak, Cary Amtrak, Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center, New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and San Antonio Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16 h.

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The distance between Miami and Austin is 1120 miles. The road distance is 1354.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Austin without a car is to bus which takes 32 h 49 min and costs $140 - $370.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Miami to Austin, including transfers.

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Miami to Austin bus services, operated by Javax Bus, depart from Miami, FL Holiday Inn Hotel station.

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Miami to Austin train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Miami Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Austin is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs $110 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $370 and takes 32 h 49 min, you could also train, which costs $380 - $1,100 and takes 2 days 16 h.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Austin.
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  • Distance: 1119.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Austin, TX, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Miami to Austin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to Austin via Miami International Airport Station Northbound, Miami, Fl, Orlando, Fl, and Houston, Tx in around 32 h 49 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Austin via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Austin via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Antonio via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Antonio via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Antonio via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Miami to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Miami to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to San Antonio via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Miami to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Miami to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to San Antonio via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Antonio via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Miami Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to Austin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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 San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
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
Bus from Melbourne, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Miami, FL Holiday Inn Hotel to Melbourne, FL - Waffle House
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Austin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 57 min.

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Miami to Austin bus services, operated by Vonlane, arrive at Austin station.

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Austin is 1 h behind Miami. It is currently 5:22 PM in Miami and 4:22 PM in Austin.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Austin is 1355 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 10 min to drive from Miami to Austin.

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

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There are 584+ hotels available in Austin. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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