|Distance||975 miles (1572 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$78 - $118|
|Cheapest mode||Flight • $78 (€70) • 2 h 44 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $78 (€70) • 2 h 44 min|
|Popular travel companies||Greyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 975 miles (1572 km) from Chicago to Austin. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 44 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $78 (€70). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Greyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Chicago to Austin.
There are 3 travel options from Chicago to Austin: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Austin is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $78 (€70) compared to other travel options to Austin:
Taking a flight is usually $27 (€25) less than taking a bus to Austin, which costs on average $105 (€94) for the same trip.
A flight is generally $41 (€37) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $118 (€106) from Chicago to Austin.
The quickest way to travel to Austin from Chicago is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 44 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 31 h 20 min.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 28 h 37 min.
The Chicago to Austin distance is around 975 miles (1572 km).
The average frequency per day from Chicago to Austin is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Austin from Chicago as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Chicago to Austin:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Chicago to Austin, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip from Chicago to Austin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Chicago to Austin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.