Directions from The Woodlands to Austin

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Recommended option

Bus Megabus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. via Shell

$82 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 3 min

  1. 9304 / ...

$59 - $97

6 alternative options

Bus Vonlane  •  4 h 48 min

$137 - $146

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. 183.6 miles

$18 - $26

Fly Houston to Austin  •  2 h 9 min

  1. IAH - AUS

$162 - $466

Fly Houston to Killeen, drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. IAH - GRK

$197 - $632

Fly Houston to San Antonio, bus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. IAH - SAT

$187 - $529

What companies run services between The Woodlands, TX, USA and Austin, TX, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from The Woodlands to Austin twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from The Woodlands to Austin every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Austin
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Houston to Killeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Houston to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Austin
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Train operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Tram from Theatre District Rusk Eb to Magnolia Park Tc Eb
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Bus operators
Megabus
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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 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
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
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Bus from Spring Pr to Milam St @ Texas Ave
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Other operators
Taxi from The Woodlands to Spring Pr
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between The Woodlands and Austin is 217 km. The road distance is 294 km.

The cheapest way to get from The Woodlands to Austin is to drive which costs $18 - $26 and takes 3 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from The Woodlands to Austin is to fly which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $160 - $470.

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from The Woodlands to Austin, including transfers.