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There are 4 ways to get from Austin to San Marcos by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train • 42 min.

  1. Take the train from Austin to San Marcos AmtrakTexas Eagle

$23 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus • 45 min.

  1. Take the bus from Austin Downtown to San Marcos2230

Taxi • 32 min.

  1. Take a taxi from Austin to San Marcos31.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive • 32 min.

  1. Drive from Austin to San Marcos31.1 miles

$3 - $5

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frequently asked Questions


Can I travel from Austin to San Marcos?

Yes, travel within the US is currently permitted.

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What are the travel restrictions in San Marcos?

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply.

  • Face masks are recommended
  • A social distance rule of 2 meters applies.
  • Domestic border crossings can be approved, checked and quarantined
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What is the number of the national COVID-19 advice center in San Marcos?

The number for the national COVID-19 counseling center in San Marcos is 800-232-4636.

Do I have to wear a face mask on public transport in San Marcos?

Wearing a face mask on public transport in San Marcos is recommended.

Is it compulsory to adhere to social distance rules in San Marcos?

The social distance rule in San Marcos is 2 meters.

What should I do if I have COVID-19 symptoms upon entering San Marcos?

Report to an official and / or call the national coronavirus advice center at 800-232-4636.

Last updated:18 May 2021
Exceptions may apply. Details: Centers for Disease control and prevention (CDC).

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What is the cheapest way to get from Austin to San Marcos?

The cheapest way to get from Austin to San Marcos is to drive which costs $ 3 - $ 5 and takes 32 min.

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What is the fastest way to get from Austin to San Marcos?

The quickest way to get from Austin to San Marcos is to taxi which costs $ 100 - $ 130 and takes 32 min.

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Is there a direct bus between Austin and San Marcos?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Austin Downtown and arriving at San Marcos. Connections run once a day, and run every day. The journey takes about 45 minutes.

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Is there a direct train between Austin and San Marcos?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Austin and arriving at San Marcos Amtrak. Connections run once a day, and run every day. The journey takes about 42 minutes.

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How far is it from Austin to San Marcos?

The distance between Austin and San Marcos is 29 miles. The road distance is 31.1 miles.

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How do I travel from Austin to San Marcos without a car?

The best way to get from Austin to San Marcos without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs $ 23 - $ 35.

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How long does it take to get from Austin to San Marcos?

The train from Austin to San Marcos Amtrak takes 42 min including transfers and departs once a day.

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Where do I catch the Austin to San Marcos bus from?

Austin to San Marcos bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, depart from Austin Downtown station.

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Where do I catch the Austin to San Marcos train from?

Austin to San Marcos train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Austin station.

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Train or bus from Austin to San Marcos?

The best way to get from Austin to San Marcos is to train which takes 42 min and costs $ 23 - $ 35. Alternatively you can take the bus, which costs and takes 45 min.

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What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and San Marcos, TX, USA?

Where does the Austin to San Marcos bus arrive?

Austin to San Marcos bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, arrive at San Marcos station.

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Where does the Austin to San Marcos train arrive?

Austin to San Marcos train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Marcos Amtrak station.

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Can I drive from Austin to San Marcos?

Yes, the driving distance between Austin to San Marcos is 31 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Austin to San Marcos.

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How do I get a train ticket from Austin to San Marcos?

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Where can I stay near San Marcos?

There are 160+ hotels available in San Marcos. Prices start at $ 100 USD per night.

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San Marcos, USA

San Marcos is a city in central Texas. It is located between Austin to the north and San Antonio to the south on Interstate 35 in Hays County. The city is also the seat of the county administration (County Seat). - Wikipedia

Things to do in San Marcos

  • Jacob’s Well

    Jacob’s Well is a karst spring in the state of Texas in the United States.

Accommodation in San Marcos

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