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There are 6 ways to get from Lafayette to Texas State University by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Austin Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Austin to San Marcos

Bus via Houston

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

Train

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak Station to San Marcos Amtrak

Drive

  1. Drive from Lafayette to Texas State University

Fly to San Antonio, bus

  1. Fly from Lafayette (LFT) to San Antonio (SAT)
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Marcos

Fly to Austin, bus

  1. Fly from Lafayette (LFT) to Austin (AUS)
  2. Take the bus from Austin to San Marcos

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The cost-effective way to get from Lafayette to Texas State University is to bus, which costs $35 - $50 and takes 10h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Lafayette to Texas State University is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lafayette to Texas State University. However, there are services departing from Lafayette and arriving at San Marcos via Houston Downtown Greyhound and San Antonio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lafayette station to Texas State University. However, there are services departing from Lafayette Amtrak Station and arriving at San Marcos Amtrak via San Antonio Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 33m.

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The distance between Lafayette and Texas State University is 357 miles. The road distance is 383 miles.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to Texas State University without a car is to bus which takes 10h 51m and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 10h 51m to get from Lafayette to Texas State University, including transfers.

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

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Lafayette to Texas State University train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Lafayette Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to Texas State University is to bus which takes 10h 51m and costs $35 - $50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $120 and takes 14h 33m.

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Map of how to get from Lafayette to Texas State University.
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  • Distance: 356.8 miles
  • Duration: 10h 51m

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

You can take a bus from Lafayette to Texas State University via Austin Downtown, Downtown Station, Highland Station, Austin, and San Marcos in around 10h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lafayette to Texas State University via San Antonio Amtrak Station and San Marcos Amtrak in around 14h 33m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lafayette to San Antonio via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Flights from Lafayette to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lafayette to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Lafayette to San Antonio via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Lafayette to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Lafayette to Austin via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lafayette to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $500
Flights from Lafayette to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $440
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 Lafayette Amtrak Station to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
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
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Lafayette to Austin Downtown
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 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 Lafayette to Houston
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
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
Turimex Internacional
Phone
800 881 81 81
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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There is no direct flight from Lafayette Airport to San Antonio Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 13m and has one stopover.

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Lafayette to Texas State University bus services, operated by Omnibus Mexicanos S.A. de C.V., arrive at San Marcos station.

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Lafayette to Texas State University train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Marcos Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lafayette to Texas State University is 383 miles. It takes approximately 6h 17m to drive from Lafayette to Texas State University.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Lafayette Airport to San Antonio Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Texas State University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lafayette to Lafayette Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $11 - $13.

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