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Live music capital of the USA

Creative, cool and historically, a music town, Austin has become known as the Live Musical Capital of the World. It’s foodie offerings are equally eclectic yet it retains a laid back vibe that’s hard to find in most US cities. 

Essential information for Austin

Local time

Language

USA flag
American English

Currency

US Dollar $
Official currency of the United States

Flight information

13h 30m
Dallas (DFW)
Indirect flight

Flight Schedule

  • Virgin Atlantic fly daily to Atlanta from Heathrow then connect onward to Dallas
are our main partner airline

Do I need a VISA?

Yes. You'll need to obtain approval no less than 72 hours prior to travel to the US via the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) scheme.

Find out more about Travel Visas here »

Geting around

Given the distances, travelling by car is all but necessary in Texas, with public transport proving impractical in a state of this size. With such big distances, petrol prices have historically always been lower than the national average.

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