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There are 5 ways to get from Katy to Texas State University by bus, train or car

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Bus via San Marcos

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

Cheapest

Bus, line 7 bus

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX Katy Mills Mall to Austin
  2. Take the line 7 bus from 6502 Bluff Springs/William Cannon to 7072 Easy Wind/St Johns
  3. Take the bus from Austin to San Marcos

Bus

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

Bus, train

  1. Take the Bus from Houston, TX - Katy Mills Mall to San Antonio, TX
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to San Marcos Amtrak

Drive

  1. Drive from Katy to Texas State University
Katy → Texas State University
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The cheapest way to get from Katy to Texas State University is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Katy to Texas State University is to drive which takes 2h 14m and costs $13 - $20.

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No, there is no direct bus from Katy to Texas State University. However, there are services departing from Katy and arriving at San Marcos via San Antonio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Katy and Texas State University is 128 miles. The road distance is 137.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Katy to Texas State University without a car is to bus via San Marcos which takes 5h 20m and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Katy to Texas State University, including transfers.

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Katy to Texas State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Katy station.

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Katy to Texas State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Marcos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Katy to Texas State University is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2h 14m to drive from Katy to Texas State University.

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  • Distance: 127.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Katy, TX, USA and Texas State University, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Katy to Texas State University via San Antonio and San Marcos in around 5h 20m.

Train operators
Amtrak

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to San Marcos Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $45
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Katy to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
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
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX - Katy Mills Mall to San Antonio, TX
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$29 - $40
Bus from Houston, TX Katy Mills Mall to Austin
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$26 - $35
Capital Metro
Phone
+1 512-474-1200
Website
capmetro.org
Bus from 6502 Bluff Springs/William Cannon to 7072 Easy Wind/St Johns
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
capmetro.org

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