Cheap flights from Houston to Austin

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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, Houston Train Station, or Houston, TX-Downtown Transit Center when they travel from Houston to Austin. Book your trip to arrive at Austin–Bergstrom International, Austin, TX, Austin, Austin-San Jacinto Blvd, or Austin-South Congress. The distance between Houston and Austin is 238 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Houston and Austin have 221 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Houston to Austin

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Houston and Austin takes around 0.89 hours.

What is the flight distance between Houston and Austin?

The flight distance between Houston and Austin is 238 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Houston and Austin?

Several carriers operate flights between Houston and Austin. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Southwest Airlines, United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, Baltimore–Washington International, O Hare International, San Diego International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Austin?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Austin and McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas Love Field, William P. Hobby, Logan International, Tampa International, Baltimore–Washington International.

Which airports are there in Houston?

Houston is mainly served by George Bush Intercontinental. But there are other airports nearby, including William P. Hobby, Ellington, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.

What airports are near Houston?

The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Easterwood, Lake Charles Regional, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Jack Brooks Regional, Victoria Regional.

What airports are near Austin?

The main airport in Austin is Austin–Bergstrom International. It is also served by George Bush Intercontinental, San Antonio International, William P. Hobby, Killeen–Fort Hood Regional, Easterwood, Waco Regional, Corsicana, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport, Victoria Regional.

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A number of bus and train companies depart from Houston, including Valley Transit.

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