There are 3 ways to get from Austin to Texas State University by train, taxi or car
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Take the train from Austin to San Marcos Amtrak
Take a taxi from Austin to Texas State University
Drive from Austin to Texas State University
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Austin to Texas State University is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 33 min.
The quickest way to get from Austin to Texas State University is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 33 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Austin and arriving at San Marcos Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.
The distance between Austin and Texas State University is 29 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.
The best way to get from Austin to Texas State University without a car is to train which takes 1h 2m and costs $23 - $35.
The train from Austin to San Marcos Amtrak takes 42 min including transfers and departs once daily.
Austin to Texas State University train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Austin station.
Austin to Texas State University train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Marcos Amtrak station.
Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Texas State University is 31 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Austin to Texas State University.
There are 135+ hotels available in Texas State University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Texas State University, TX, USA?
Amtrak operates a train from Austin to San Marcos Amtrak once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 42 min.
Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.
Train from Austin to San Marcos Amtrak
- Ave. Duration
- 42 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $23 - $35
- Schedules at
- Coach Seat
- $23 - $35
- $180 - $250
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $30 - $50
- Business Seat
- $28 - $40
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