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There are 10 ways to get from The Woodlands to Texas State University by bus, car, plane, tram or train

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Bus via San Antonio

  1. Take the bus from The Woodlands to Houston Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Houston to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Marcos

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Bus #2

  1. Take the bus from The Woodlands to Houston Uptown/Upper Kirby
  2. Take the bus from Houston Uptown/Upper Kirby to Austin Downtown
  3. Take the bus from Austin to San Marcos

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from The Woodlands to Houston Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Hyatt Regency Houston to Austin
  3. Take the bus from Austin to San Marcos

Bus #3

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

Drive

  1. Drive from The Woodlands to Texas State University

Fly Houston to San Antonio, bus

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

Fly Houston to Austin, line 550 tram, bus

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

Fly Houston to Victoria, drive

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Victoria (VCT)
  2. Drive from Victoria to Texas State University

Bus to Houston Hobby Apt, fly to San Antonio, bus

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

Fly Houston to Killeen, train

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Killeen (GRK)
  2. Take the train from Temple to San Marcos Amtrak

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The cheapest way to get from The Woodlands to Texas State University is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 2h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from The Woodlands to Texas State University is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 2h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Woodlands to Texas State University. However, there are services departing from The Woodlands and arriving at San Marcos via Houston and San Antonio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 12m.

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It is 149 miles from The Woodlands to Texas State University. It is approximately 181.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from The Woodlands to Texas State University without a car is to bus via San Antonio which takes 7h 12m and costs $40 - $65.

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It takes approximately 7h 12m to get from The Woodlands to Texas State University, including transfers.

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The Woodlands to Texas State University bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from The Woodlands station.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to San Antonio Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 3m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between The Woodlands to Texas State University is 182 miles. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from The Woodlands to Texas State University.

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  • Distance: 148.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 12m

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

You can take a bus from The Woodlands to Texas State University via Houston Downtown, Houston, San Antonio, and San Marcos in around 7h 12m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Houston to Austin
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Houston to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Houston to Killeen
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $200
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
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 Temple to San Marcos Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from The Woodlands to Houston Downtown
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from The Woodlands to Houston Uptown/Upper Kirby
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Houston Uptown/Upper Kirby to Austin Downtown
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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 Houston to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
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
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
Book at
vonlane.com
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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United Airlines offers flights from Houston 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 The Woodlands to Houston Airport is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs $80 - $95.

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