Distance from Houston, TX to Austin, TX, miles and hours

Distance from Houston, TX to Austin, TX, miles and hours
Distance Value
Driving distance: 165.34 mi (266.09 km)
Line distance: 146.56 mi (235.87 km)
Road time: 2 hr 34 min
Air distance: 146.56 mi (235.87 km)
Time to flight: 17 min

Distance from Austin city in Texas by road in south direction from Houston, Texas state is one hundred and sixty-five miles by car. There are one hundred and forty-seven miles between two cities by map line. With average speed, road between Houston and Austin will take about 2 hours 34 minutes .

Distances between Houston, TX and Austin, TX

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Houston, TX

Country United States
State Texas
City Houston
GPS Coordinates 29° 45' 48" N
-95° 21' 48"W
Latitude 29.76328
Longitude -95.36327

Austin, TX

Country United States
State Texas
City Austin
GPS Coordinates 30° 16' 2" N
-97° 44' 35"W
Latitude 30.26715
Longitude -97.74306


Houston to Austin Frequently Asked Questions:

How many miles from Houston, TX to Austin, TX?

Mileage from Houston to Austin by road is 165.34 miles or 266.09 km;

How far is Houston from Austin?

There is 146.56 miles (235.87 km) between Houston and Austin

How long is the trip between city of Houston and Austin?

The driving time between two cities is approx 2 hours 34 minutes

Distance Houston Austin

Distance Houston Austin
Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 146.56 235.87 127.36
Driving distance 165.34 266.09 143.68

This table contains data about distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Houston, TX and Austin, TX

How far is Houston from Austin? Distance between cities in miles and other information about road, distance, approximate travel time and some other trip tips are in FAQ section. We have simple distance tables that will help you in travel. Fastest way to get Austin city is by plane, so check flight duration between Houston and Austin. And dont forget to look at distance from Austin to Houston. In case of car trip, use table info to see details for travelers by United States roads from Houston to Austin.




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

Flying time is about 17 minutes

How to calculate flight duration?

Select arrival and departure cities, current are Houston, TX and Houston, TX

How long is flight from Houston to Austin?

This flight will take about seventeen minutes ;

How to get to Austin from Houston?

You can buy ticket to plane or drive by car, check ; distance in miles between Austin and Houston

Flying times compare

Aircraft Cruising speed Time
Average 510 mph 17 min
Boeing 737 515 mph 17 min
Boeing 777 554 mph 15 min
Airbus 515 mph 17 min

Dont forget to include time in airport before and after flight.

Please note: current air time calculator show approximate distance and time between cities Houston, TX and Austin, TX. This values can be different if you flight from airports in this cities. To calculate exact time can be shown only when you buy ticket to the plane. We do not guarantee that there is an airline that connects city Houston and Austin. To find out if there is such a flight use the ticket purchase service.

To calculate distance from Houston, TX to Austin, TX we use gps coordinates of city centers. In this way we can find the shortest distance between two points by air and best road mileage. Total distance is actual and is frequently updated with google maps data. If you search for other tour, choose other USA destination in search form. Just select start and finish points, or click one of suggested city couples below. We hope you find all information with this calculator, so dont forget to bookmark this page or share to Facebook or Twitter, this will help you to get new voyage in future. Enjoy your trips with you friends! And be safe on roads.