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Fly Toronto to Austin  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Austin (AUS) YYZ - AUS

$225 - $374

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Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin  •  8h 24m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Austin (AUS) YTZ - AUS

$131 - $475

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Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Austin  •  10h 27m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Austin (AUS) BUF - AUS

$355 - $544

Fly Toronto to Killeen, drive  •  8h 48m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Killeen (GRK) YYZ - GRK
  2. Drive from Killeen to Austin

$270 - $970

Train, bus  •  38h 20m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the bus from Detroit to Dallas
  3. Take the bus from Dallas to Austin

Train via Detroit  •  39h 34m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Austin

$218 - $375

Train  •  45h 46m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Austin

$218 - $346

Drive  •  26h 43m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Austin 1610.4 miles

$210 - $310

Toronto to Austin by train and car

The journey time between Toronto and Austin is around 2 days 1h and covers a distance of around 1739 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 1h. Operated by VIA Rail and Amtrak, the Toronto to Austin service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Austin. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 1h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 1h
Journey distance:
1739 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$217
Carbon emissions:
146 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:30
Last service departs at:
17:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Austin train and car schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Austin is to drive which costs $260 - $390 and takes 26h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Austin is to fly which costs $280 - $470 and takes 6h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto station to Austin. However, there are services departing from Toronto Union Station and arriving at Austin via Buffalo Depew Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h 46m.

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The distance between Toronto and Austin is 1374 miles. The road distance is 1610.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Austin without a car is to train which takes 45h 46m and costs $270 - $440.

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It takes approximately 6h 37m to get from Toronto to Austin, including transfers.

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Toronto to Austin train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto Union Station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Austin is to fly which takes 6h 37m and costs $280 - $470. Alternatively, you can train via Detroit, which costs $270 - $470 and takes 39h 34m.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Austin Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 30m.

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Austin is 1h behind Toronto. It is currently 1:13 PM in Toronto and 12:13 PM in Austin.

Map of how to get from Toronto to Austin.
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  • Distance: 1374.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 37m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Austin, TX, USA?

Air Canada, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Toronto to Austin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Austin via Windsor, Detroit, and Chicago Union Station in around 39h 34m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Chicago Midway, Dallas
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Montreal, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Newark, Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
10h 18m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Cleveland, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Columbus, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via New York La Guardia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Killeen via Miami, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Montreal, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $390
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $360
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $410
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $420
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $400
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Montreal, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $410
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Austin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Austin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Montreal, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Austin via Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $55
Business
$90 - $120
Economy
$65 - $75
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$25 - $40
Business
$75 - $85
Economy
$47 - $50
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
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 Detroit to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to Austin
Ave. Duration
28h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Premium
$360 - $500
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Business Seat
$260 - $370
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
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 Detroit to Dallas
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $170
Flexible
$170 - $250
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Toronto to Austin train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Austin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Austin is 1610 miles. It takes approximately 26h 43m to drive from Toronto to Austin.

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Air Canada, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Toronto Airport to Austin Airport.

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