How to get from Austin TX to Houston TX

Usually getting from Austin to Houston by car takes about 2 hours and 29 minutes. Road has length 163 miles and goes through Columbus, Katy, Bastrop, Smithville, La Grange, Alleyton and Sealy.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Austin 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
TX 71 30 mi, 28 min
Bastrop 30 mi 0:28 28 min 1.0 gal
12 mi, 10 min
Smithville 42 mi 0:39 39 min 1.4 gal
18 mi, 15 min
La Grange 60 mi 0:55 55 min 2.1 gal
TX 71 25 mi, 22 min
Columbus 86 mi 1:18 1 h 18 min 2.9 gal
TX 71 7 mi, 05 min
Alleyton 93 mi 1:23 1 h 23 min 3.1 gal
TX 71 22 mi, 19 min
Sealy 114 mi 1:42 1 h 42 min 3.9 gal
TX 71 11 mi, 10 min
Brookshire 126 mi 1:53 1 h 53 min 4.3 gal
TX 71 7 mi, 07 min
Katy 133 mi 2:00 2 h 00 min 4.5 gal
I 10 29 mi, 29 min
Houston 163 mi 2:29 2 h 29 min 5.5 gal
Point Distance Time Fuel
Austin 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
TX 71 14 mi, 14 min
Garfield 14 mi 0:14 14 min 0.5 gal
TX 71 3 mi, 02 min
Elysium 17 mi 0:17 17 min 0.6 gal
TX 71 4 mi, 03 min
Wyldwood 21 mi 0:20 20 min 0.7 gal
TX 71 9 mi, 08 min
Bastrop 30 mi 0:28 28 min 1.0 gal
7 mi, 05 min
Alum Creek 37 mi 0:34 34 min 1.2 gal
6 mi, 04 min
Smithville 42 mi 0:39 39 min 1.4 gal
2 mi, 01 min
Colorado 44 mi 0:41 41 min 1.5 gal
2 mi, 02 min
Kirtley 47 mi 0:43 43 min 1.6 gal
4 mi, 03 min
West Point 51 mi 0:47 47 min 1.7 gal
4 mi, 03 min
Plum 55 mi 0:51 51 min 1.9 gal
TX 71 4 mi, 03 min
Wendt 59 mi 0:54 54 min 2.0 gal
TX 71 1 mi, 00 min
La Grange 60 mi 0:55 55 min 2.1 gal
TX 71 9 mi, 08 min
Gay Hill 70 mi 1:03 1 h 03 min 2.4 gal
TX 71 4 mi, 03 min
Ellinger 74 mi 1:07 1 h 07 min 2.5 gal
TX 71 9 mi, 08 min
Hillcrest 83 mi 1:15 1 h 15 min 2.8 gal
TX 71 3 mi, 02 min
Columbus 86 mi 1:17 1 h 17 min 2.9 gal
TX 71 2 mi, 02 min
Glidden 89 mi 1:20 1 h 20 min 3.0 gal
TX 71 4 mi, 03 min
Alleyton 93 mi 1:23 1 h 23 min 3.1 gal
TX 71 22 mi, 19 min
Sealy 114 mi 1:42 1 h 42 min 3.9 gal
TX 71 1 mi, 01 min
San Felipe Siding 116 mi 1:43 1 h 43 min 3.9 gal
TX 71 10 mi, 08 min
Brookshire 126 mi 1:52 1 h 52 min 4.3 gal
TX 71 7 mi, 07 min
Katy 133 mi 1:59 1 h 59 min 4.5 gal
I 10 9 mi, 07 min
Barker 142 mi 2:07 2 h 07 min 4.8 gal
3 mi, 02 min
Addicks 145 mi 2:10 2 h 10 min 4.9 gal
I 10 7 mi, 07 min
Hedwig Village 152 mi 2:17 2 h 17 min 5.2 gal
I 10 1 mi, 01 min
Spring Valley Village 153 mi 2:19 2 h 19 min 5.2 gal
I 10 1 mi, 01 min
Hilshire Village 154 mi 2:20 2 h 20 min 5.2 gal
I 10 9 mi, 09 min
Houston 163 mi 2:29 2 h 29 min 5.5 gal

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