Austin Charter Bus & Minibus Rentals

Looking for a reliable charter bus company in Austin, Texas? National Charter Bus is your answer. With thousands of buses in our nationwide network, we can help find your group the perfect ride for wherever you’re headed. From personal vacations to business trips, we’ve got all your group transportation needs covered at an affordable price. Ready to book? Just call our 24/7 team at 512-546-6019.

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Find a Trustworthy Charter Bus Rental Company in Austin, Texas

Our bus company employs knowledgeable agents who work with your itinerary and needs to match you with reliable group transportation. No matter where you’re headed, you can rely on our dedicated team to guide you through our easy reservation process. We work with guests attending every kind of occasion, including corporate events, weddings, sports tournaments, college tours, and more.


Popular Destinations in Austin

Austin Charter Bus Rental FAQs

1. Where can my charter bus pick up and drop off my group at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport?

Charter bus pickup and dropoff at Austin-Bergstrom can be found at the end of Barbara Jordan Terminal near Concourse M. Staging can be done at the Barbara Jordan Terminal Cell Phone Lot while your group makes their way through the airport.

2. Where can a charter bus park in Austin?

Most attractions around Austin provide oversize parking for guests traveling by charter bus. For example: if you’re headed to visit the Texas State Capitol, bus parking can be found along Trinity Street. If you’re just planning to explore neighborhoods and don't have a particular destination in mind, most parking will be found in metered street spots or paid lots.

3. What are the largest annual events in Austin?

Austin’s biggest events include the Austin City Limits Music Festival in fall, South by Southwest and Rodeo Austin in spring, and the Austin Trail of Lights around Christmastime. Charter bus availability may be higher in demand around these times.

4. What’s the traffic like in Austin?

According to the TomTom Traffic Index, Austin is the 25th most traffic-congested city in the United States. Some of the most congested roadways include I-35 North and I-45 at I-69 and U.S. Highway 59. Austin roads can quickly back up during rush hours between 6- 9 am and 4-7 pm. Spring and fall are usually the busiest times to visit Austin, which may include more traffic. You’ll also find higher levels of traffic in certain Austin neighborhoods during major events like Austin City Limits and SXSW.

5. What are the public transportation options in Austin?

CapMetro operates a bus system and commuter rail. There are 83 bus routes and one rail line with 9 stops. Taking public transport can be cost-effective with fares starting at $1.25 for local bus routes and $3.50 for train routes.

Plan The Ultimate Austin Trip

Austin capitol building at nightReady to see River City for yourself? Make your trip even better with a group! National Charter Bus has the experience and tools to make your trip planning easy and completely seamless. Don’t know where to start? Our 24/7 team is ready to help you arrange your Austin bus rental when you call us at 512-548-6019.

Why Should You Rent an Austin Charter Bus?

Let’s face it: group transportation in a large city can be stressful, especially if you’re new to the area. While there are plenty of options, from public transportation to rideshare apps, your trip is more enjoyable when all group members can stay together and on schedule.

Renting a charter bus or minibus dedicated to your group takes all the stress out of transportation. National Charter Bus has an extensive network of bus rentals that allows you to customize your bus to your needs, whether you require an entire fleet of buses or a compact shuttle bus. From full-sized motorcoaches with a 56-passenger limit to 18-passenger minibuses, our bus company can find what you need.

You want your group to experience the magic of Austin in complete comfort, so we'll make sure your buses come with amenities like air-conditioning, reclining seats, Bluetooth speakers, on-board restrooms, and more. You can sit back and relax while your bus shuttles you to concerts or restaurants.

Your buses will also include experienced drivers you can trust. While you’re off exploring the city’s sights, your driver will help you figure out parking, traffic, and navigation. Sit back, relax, and let us take care of the rest!

Best Destinations in Austin, Texas:

With so much to do and see, planning your Austin trip can seem overwhelming at first. Austin is an eclectic mix of endless activities and destinations like museums, live music venues, outdoor sanctuaries, unique oddities, and mouthwatering comfort food. Whether you’re planning to get a taste of it all or focusing on one niche, we’ve gathered our favorite group destinations to help you start planning your trip today! 

Jam Out to Live Music

Did you know that Austin is known as the “Live Music Capital of the World?” No matter your music taste, Austin has something for everyone. Whether you're listening from the crowd or touring with a band, with a shuttle bus on your side you can experience live shows without worrying about parking and enjoy a few drinks knowing you have a safe, reliable ride back to your hotel.

Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar

Address: 421 E 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 472-7383

Esther’s Follies

Address: 525 E 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 320-0553

C-Boy’s Heart & Soul

Address: 2008 S Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 215-0023

The White Horse

Address: 500 Comal Street, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: (512) 554-6756

The Continental Club

Address: 1315 S Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 441-2444

Carousel Lounge

Address: 1110 E 52nd Street, Austin, TX 78723

Phone: (512) 452-6790

Get Weird in Austin

Austin is many things, but one thing is for sure—it’s weird. So weird, it’s adopted the motto “Keep Austin Weird” to promote local businesses, including quirky art collections, strange museums, graffiti showcases, and one-of-a-kind shops.

You can’t visit Austin without seeing the strangeness yourself. We’ll shuttle your group to some of the top weird locations so you can focus on what truly makes Austin unique.

HOPE Outdoor Gallery

Address: 1101 Baylor Street, Austin, TX 78703

Lala’s Little Nugget

Address: 2207 Justin Lane, Austin, TX 78757

Phone: (512) 487-5297

Museum of the Weird

Address: 412 E 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 476-5493

Cathedral of Junk

Address: 4422-4424 Lareina Drive, Austin, TX 78745

Phone: (512) 299-7413

Uncommon Objects

Address: 1602 Fortview Road, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 442-4000

Go On an Outdoor Adventure

From sprawling hillside roads and winding rivers to glistening lakes and miles of trails, Austin is a dream destination for outdoor lovers. The city boasts pleasant weather year-round with endless activities for people who love to hike, bike, run, kayak, and swim—and if you’re feeling less active, you can just enjoy a relaxing picnic while your minibus driver takes care of your group transportation.

Lady Bird Lake

Address: Interstate 35, Mopac Bridge, Austin, TX 78704

Mount Bonnell

Address: 3800 Bonnell Drive, Austin, TX 78731

Phone: (512) 974-6700

Zilker Park

Address: 2100 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 974-6700

Have a Night Out On the Town

Austin takes pride in its lively nightlife in places like Sixth Street, which is often compared to New Orleans’ Bourbon Street. Experience all that Austin has to offer and let your whole group have fun with a minibus rental. We’ll be your designated driver so everyone can celebrate and get back home without having to DD. Hosting a wedding? Sixth Street is the perfect place for a party the night before the ceremony. 

Midnight Cowboy

Address: 313 E 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 843-2715

Austin Karaoke

Address: 6808 N Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX 78752

Phone: (512) 323-9822

Deep Eddy Cabaret

Address: 2315 Lake Austin Boulevard, Austin, TX 78703

Phone: (512) 472-0961

Casino El Camino

Address: 517 E 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 469-9330

Take a History Tour

With places like the Capitol Building and the Governor's Mansion, Austin offers history buffs, students, and tourists key itinerary destinations. When you have a trusty charter bus to help shuttle your group around the city and keep you on schedule, you’ll be sure to fit them all in.

Texas State Capitol

Address: 1100 S Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 463-0063

Governor’s Mansion

Address: 1010 Colorado Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 305-8524

Texas State Cemetery

Address: 909 Navasota Street, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: (512) 463-0605

French Legation

Address: 802 San Marcos Street, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: (512) 472-8180

Neill-Cochran House

Address: 2310 San Gabriel Street, Austin, TX 78705

Phone: (512) 478-2335

Visit Austin’s Kid-Friendly Destinations

Austin is a playground for young minds, making it the perfect city for school trips, church outings, or family-friendly vacations. Rent a bus and request amenities like WiFi, power outlets, TVs, and DVD players to keep everyone entertained on the charter bus between stops.


Address: 1830 Simond Avenue, Austin, TX 78723

Phone: (512) 469-6200

Peter Pan Mini-Golf

Address: 1207 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 472-1033

Austin Zoo

Address: 10808 Rawhide Trail, Austin, TX 78736

Phone: (512) 288-3972

Austin Nature & Science Center

Address: 2389 Stratford Drive, Austin, TX 78746

Phone: (512) 974-3888

Bullock Texas State History Museum

Address: 1800 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 936-8746

Try Something Delicious

Everything’s bigger in Texas, and that holds true for its flavors. Known as the “barbeque capital of the state,” Austin can provide Southern comfort food and a nice, cold beer to pair it with. Not in the mood for classic Southern cuisine? There are plenty of options to choose from, and with a shuttle bus to help you get to all of them, your stomach is your only limit.

Las Cazuelas

Address: 1701 E Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: (512) 479-7911

Valentina’s Tex Mex BBQ

Address: 11500 Manchaca Road, Austin, TX 78745

Phone: (512) 221-4248

Franklin Barbecue

Address: 900 E 11th Street, Austin, TX 78702

Phone: (512) 653-1187

Stiles Switch BBQ & Brew

Address: 6610 N Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX 78757

Phone: (512) 380-9199

Jack Allen’s Kitchen

Address: 7720 Highway 71 West, Austin, TX 78735

Phone: (512) 852-8558

Your Home Away From Home

From five-star hotels dripping in elegance to cozy, feels-like-home spaces, you can find the perfect spot to wind down for the night in Austin. Your charter bus will pick you up from your hotel and transport you anywhere you need to go, making it easier to travel with your group no matter what’s in store for the day.

The Driskill

Address: 604 Brazos Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 439-1234

Four Seasons Hotel Austin

Address: 98 San Jacinto Boulevard, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 478-4500

Archer Hotel Austin

Address: 3121 Palm Way, Austin, TX 78758

Phone: (512) 836-5700

Hotel San José

Address: 1316 S Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 444-7322

Firehouse Hostel

Address: 605 Brazos Street, Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 201-2522

Rent a Charter Bus in Austin, Texas

Don’t let group transportation make your trip stressful. National Charter Bus is ready to help your plan your trip with an easy bus rental process and and an experienced 24/7 team. Call us at 512-546-6019 to book your trip today!


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