Domestic and International Travel

SXSW Housing & Travel is here to help you get to and from SXSW EDU with ease. From powerful flight and car rental search engines to details about Austin Bergstrom Airport, we have everything you need to book your travel, so you can focus on planning your SXSW EDU itinerary.


Travel to Austin

 

Austin is the capital city of the State of Texas. Located in the very heart of Texas, it is easily accessible by highway from Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, and other major cities across the state and the nation.

Use the SXSW Travel search engine to search the web for the best fares and itineraries to Austin from your home city. Just 8 miles from Austin’s city center, Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) offers flights daily including non-stops from 50 cities and one-stop connections to hundreds more.

AUS is a modern and efficient facility with very good service to all parts of the United States and connection service to the rest of the world. More than a dozen airlines fly to AUS daily. Airport transportation is available by taxi, charter, and public transportation, including CapMetro’s Airport Flyer.

Don’t care to fly? Amtrak provides train service to Austin via the Texas Eagle. MegaBus and Greyhound are also an alternative to flying.

International Travel

 

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport now offers non-stop service to London Heathrow, Mexico City, Frankfurt Germany, and Cancun. Each year, thousands of people travel to SXSW EDU from outside the United States. We know international travel can be tricky, so we’ve gathered some information and links for you.

Flight Information

Several carriers have domestic flights directly into Austin but most International travelers will need to catch a connecting flight from the larger hubs around the U.S. For flights from the United Kingdom, Australia, or New Zealand see the below agents who can work to find you the best rates and travel options.

Transatlantic Air Travel:
The Tour Company, our recommended travel vendor, offers great Transatlantic airfares from London with add-ons from other cities in the United Kingdom and Europe. Contact Louise Fisher by e-mail LouiseF@thetourcompany.co.uk or phone +44 141 353 8800

Australia/New Zealand Air Travel:
Entertainment Travel Partners is our preferred air travel provider from Australia and New Zealand. Contact Brad Thomas by e-mail bradt@travelpartners.com.au or phone +61 2 9280 3767

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