Houston to Austin

Luxury Bus Routes

Houston to Austin

Bus from Houston to Austin

Planning a trip from Houston to Austin? RedCoach is your go-to for an elite travel solution at an affordable price, with fares starting at just $24.99.

Our coaches are equipped with spacious reclining seats, high-speed Wi-Fi, and dedicated staff to ensure a smooth and superior travel experience. Say goodbye to the frustration of traffic and fuel costs.

Choose RedCoach for a trip that meets your schedule and exceeds your expectations.

Bus trip summary from Houston to Austin

Route distance

162 miles

Minimum travel time


Maximum travel time

4hs 35min

Bus ticket price from

$ 29.99

Daily departures

Up to 6 buses

First bus

10:45 am

Last bus

7:05 pm

Buy your ticket from Houston to Austin

Book now

Our bus stop in Austin


500 E 5th St., Austin, TX 78701, USA

How to get there


Public toilets


Lobby / Rest Area

Buy your ticket

Bus routes with a stop in Austin

Austin – Houston via Katy




Dallas – Austin




Don’t miss out on these plans

What to see in Austin

bus trip capitolio texas austin

Visit the Texas State Capitol

A must on your trip to Austin. What was once the tallest capitol in the country receives a lot of visitors throughout the year.

bus trip South Congress District austin

Shopping in Soco

The South Congress District is a ten blocks of shopping area where you’ll find boutiques, restaurants, bars, clubs, hotels and lots of entertainment.

history museum austin texas bus trip

Visit the Bullock Texas History State Museum

You will learn everything you need to know about the fascinating history of Texas. A plan for children and adults.

bus trip austin ut tower

Stop at the UT Tower

It’s in the University of Texas, in the heart of the city. It is one of the most characteristic symbols of Austin. Do you dare to climb its 27 floors?

austin district bus trip

A walk through Sixth Street Historic District

If you are looking for fun and night-life, this is your neighborhood. Discover all its charms while you hang out with your friends.

Frequently asked questions about your trip from Houston to Austin

How much does a bus ticket from Houston to Austin cost?

The minimum fare to travel with RedCoach from Houston to Austin is $29.99. To find cheap bus tickets, it’s best to buy them in advance. RedCoach has three types of buses, so the price may vary depending on your choice.

What types of buses travel from Houston to Austin?

For us, the most important thing is your comfort, that’s why at RedCoach we have two types of buses: first class and business class, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

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

The fastest bus from Houston to Austin takes 2 hours and 10 minutes to travel the 162 miles between the two cities. The average travel time from Houston to Austin is 2 hours and 45 minutes.

How many daily bus connections are there between Houston and Austin?

The number of buses from Houston to Austin can vary depending on the day of the week. Approximately 6 buses run on this route. Some offer direct routes, and others include several stops. Use our search engine to compare prices and schedules for bus tickets from Houston to Austin. Find the one that best suits your needs and your budget.

What bus services does RedCoach offer?

Our RedCoach buses are perfectly equipped for long journeys. They have reclining seats that offer maximum comfort to travelers, bathrooms, free wifi, and sockets to charge mobile phones, laptops, and any other electronic device you need to use.

Why are flights from Houston to Austin so expensive?

Flying from Houston to Austin can be expensive due to the short distance, high demand, and airport taxes. In contrast, traveling by coach with RedCoach is a more cost-effective and sustainable option, offering premium services such as reclining seats and complimentary Wi-Fi.

How much does a bus ticket from Houston to Austin cost?

The starting price for a RedCoach trip from Houston to Austin is $24.99. To get the best prices, we recommend booking in advance. RedCoach offers three types of coaches, each with different pricing options to suit your travel needs.

Do RedCoach buses have restrooms?

Yes, every RedCoach coach is equipped with a restroom to ensure comfort and accessibility for all of our passengers during their trip.

How many bags can I take on a RedCoach bus?

As a RedCoach passenger, you’re allowed two checked bags and one carry-on bag free of charge. This makes traveling convenient and hassle-free.

Let’s start saving

Your bus ride, at the lowest price

The most comfortable and luxurious bus trips are waiting for you

You can start living the RedCoach experience from $19.99!

Book your ticket now