Transportation information for Austin is provided below. Travel information includes driving directions, maps, airport information and more.
There is a small airport for private planes just west of town, but the nearest commercial airport is in Elko, 159 miles to the north and east, or in Reno, 173 miles to the west. Reno's airport is the larger of the two, with dozens of daily connecting flights to major US hubs.
Map + Directions
Austin is located in central Nevada, at the intersection of US 50 and State Route 305. The closest large town is Reno, 173 miles to the west along US 50 and Interstate 80. Ely, Nevada is 148 miles to the east along US 50, while State Route 305 heads north for 87 miles to Battle Mountain at the intersection with Interstate 80.