There are 7 ways to get from Seattle to Austin by plane, bus, car or train

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Recommended option

Fly to Austin  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Austin (AUS) SEA - AUS

$134 - $447

6 alternative options

Fly to San Antonio, bus  •  8 h 21 min

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

$209 - $400

Fly to Killeen, drive  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Killeen (GRK) SEA - GRK
  2. Drive from Killeen to Austin

$209 - $863

Bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Portland, Or
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx 831

$242 - $632

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, TX to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th

$227 - $458

Train  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Austin Amtrak Texas Eagle

$367 - $1,114

Drive  •  36 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Austin 2399 miles

$230 - $340

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seattle and Austin is 2848 km. The road distance is 3838 km.

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Austin is to fly which costs $130 - $450 and takes 6 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Seattle to Austin is to fly which takes 6 h 14 min and costs $130 - $450.

No, there is no direct train from Seattle to Austin. However, there are services departing from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak and arriving at Austin Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 21 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Austin. However, there are services departing from Seattle, Wa and arriving at Austin, Tx via Portland, Or, Denver, Co and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Seattle to Austin, including transfers.

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Austin, TX, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Frontier Airlines and four other airlines fly from Seattle to Austin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Austin via Portland, Or, Denver, Co, and Dallas, Tx in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Flights from Seattle to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Killeen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Killeen via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Killeen via Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to San Antonio via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Seattle to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Seattle to San Antonio via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Killeen via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Killeen via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Austin via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Seattle to Killeen via Portland, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Austin via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to San Antonio via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Seattle to Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Austin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 h 23 min
Frequency
6 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
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 Seattle, Wa to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
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
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $270
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
30 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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