Travel from Washington to Austin

Bus or fly from Washington to Austin?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Washington to Austin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Austin via Marta Civic Center Station - Nb and Downtown Dallas in around 36 h 35 min.

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How to get from Washington to Austin

ModeDurationPrice
From FARRAGUT WEST station subway to Reagan Washington airport, fly to Austin airport, then line 100 bus to Austin.5 h 44 min$257
From FARRAGUT WEST station subway to Wiehle-Reston East Station, bus to Washington Dulles airport, fly to Austin airport, then line 100 bus to Austin.6 h 28 min$254
From Washington Union Station Amtrak train to BWI Amtrak/MARC Station, bus to Baltimore airport, fly to Austin airport, then line 100 bus to Austin.5 h 59 min$413
From Washington Megabus to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Megabus to Downtown Dallas, then bus to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th.36 h 35 min$189
From Washington Union Station Amtrak train to New Orleans, LA, bus to Houston, TX, then bus to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th.36 h 37 min$370
From Washington, DC bus to Richmond, VA, bus to Lamar @ Commerce - N - Ns, line 011 bus to Downtown Dallas, then bus to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th.37 h 55 min$164
From Washington Union Station Amtrak train to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak, train to San Antonio Amtrak, walk to Hoefgen In Front Of S.P. Depot, line 301 bus to San Antonio, TX, then bus to Austin.45 h 18 min$503
From Washington drive to Austin.24 h 50 min$183

How long does it take to get from Washington to Austin?

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Washington to Austin, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Washington and Austin?

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Austin. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at Austin - San Jacinto/15Th via Marta Civic Center Station - Nb and Downtown Dallas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 35 min.

Operators from Washington to Austin

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Metro Washington DCMetro Washington DC
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
DeltaDelta
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Capital Metro+1 512-474-1200Capital Metro
MWAA+1(703) 417-8600MWAA
Frontier AirlinesFrontier Airlines
Air CanadaAir Canada
Amtrak Acela Express+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Acela Express
BWI Airport ShuttleBWI Airport Shuttle
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
VIA Metropolitan TransitVIA Metropolitan Transit