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There are 6 ways to get from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University by plane, bus, tram or car

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Fly to San Antonio, bus

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to San Antonio (SAT)
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Marcos

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Bus via San Antonio

  1. Take the bus from Houston to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Marcos

Fly to Austin, line 550 tram, bus

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Austin (AUS)
  2. Take the line 550 tram from Downtown Station to Highland Station
  3. Take the bus from Austin to San Marcos

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Hyatt Regency Houston to Austin
  2. Take the bus from Austin to San Marcos

Bus #2

  1. Take the bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Marcos

Drive

  1. Drive from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University
Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) → Texas State University
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The cheapest way to get from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 2h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 2h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University. However, there are services departing from Hobby Airport and arriving at San Marcos via Smith St @ Lamar St, Houston and San Antonio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 37m.

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The distance between Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) and Texas State University is 161 miles. The road distance is 177 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University without a car is to bus via San Antonio which takes 7h 37m and costs $35 - $60.

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It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University, including transfers.

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Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Houston station.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to San Antonio Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Marcos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University is 177 miles. It takes approximately 2h 56m to drive from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University.

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Map of how to get from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University.
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  • Distance: 161.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 13m

What companies run services between Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU), USA and Texas State University, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Houston Hobby Apt Airport (HOU) to Texas State University via Smith St @ Lamar St, Pierce St @ Main St, Houston, San Antonio, and San Marcos in around 7h 37m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Austin
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Train operators
Capital Metro
Phone
+1 512-474-1200
Website
capmetro.org
Tram from Downtown Station to Highland Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
capmetro.org
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Antonio to San Marcos
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$29 - $45
Bus from Austin to San Marcos
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$27 - $40
Bus from Houston to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Hyatt Regency Houston to Austin
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
vonlane.com
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Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com
Omnibus Mexicanos S.A. de C.V.
Phone
800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
omnibusmexicanos.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to San Marcos
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
omnibusmexicanos.com.mx

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to San Antonio Airport.

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