Train San Antonio, TX - San Marcos, TX prices from $9.60

04/23/2024
+ Add return
Stay with Booking.com
Start From
$9.60

San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train

The journey from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train is 45.94 mi and takes 1 hr 32 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:00 AM and the last at 2:00 AM. It is possible to travel from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train for as little as $9.60 or as much as $15.63. The best price for this journey is $9.60.

Lowest Price$9.60
Journey Duration1 hr 32 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$9.60
Highest Price$15.63
First Departure2:00 AM
Last Departure2:00 AM
Distance45.94 mi
DepartureSan Antonio, TX
ArrivalSan Marcos, TX
CarriersAmtrak

Quick and easy travel from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX with Virail

Planning to travel from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX?

When you're traveling from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $10.58. You might be able to find prices as low as $9.60, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
Unfortunately, no price was found for your trip from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find price results.
On average, a train ticket from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX will cost you $10.58. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long is the journey from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train?

Traveling from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train will usually take 1 hr 32 min. This journey covers a distance of 45.94 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 32 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX covers a distance of 45.94 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 hr 32 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 hr 32 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What are the stations on the San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart San Antonio, TX from the following stations: San Antonio Pearl District,San Antonio, TX. Arriving at San Marcos, TX, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: San Marcos, Aquarena Springs Dr (Exxon Gas Station),San Marcos TX (SMC). Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in San Marcos, TX.

How many journeys from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX are there every day?

On average, there are 1 daily departures from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 1 departures from San Antonio, TX which travel directly to San Marcos, TX. There are 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

Show full descriptionHide full description
Cheap train tickets from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX

The cheapest San Antonio, TX - San Marcos, TX train tickets can be found for as low as $79.38 if you’re lucky, or $96.94 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $116.73.

Find the best day to travel to San Marcos, TX by train

When travelling to San Marcos, TX by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Services on board Amtrak from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX
Compare services on board when travelling from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train.
Facilities Amtrak
quiet_zone Quiet zone check
wifi WiFi check
power_sockets Power sockets check
luggage Luggage check
accessibility Accessibility check
food_and_drink Food and drink check
air_con Air conditioning check
bicycle Bicycle check
sleeper_couchette Sleeper check

San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
5.18kg
Bus
5.55kg
Flight
14.79kg
Car
11.83kg
What are the CO2 emissions from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between San Antonio, TX and San Marcos, TX are 5.18kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between San Antonio, TX and San Marcos, TX? By taking the train between San Antonio, TX and San Marcos, TX you will save 9.61kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.37kg compared to a bus and 6.65kg compared to a car.

Anything we can improve?

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX?
A train ticket from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX is $10.58. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $9.60.
What's the cheapest train ticket from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX is $9.60. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between San Antonio, TX and San Marcos, TX by train?
San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX is 45.94 mi.
How long does the train between San Antonio, TX and San Marcos, TX take?
San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX is on average 1 hr 32 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 32 min.
How many train connections per day go from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX?
San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX leave?
The earliest train from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX departs at 2:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX depart?
The latest train from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX departs at 2:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $9.60 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from San Antonio, TX to go to San Marcos, TX.
What's the fastest journey time between San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train?
The fastest journey time by train between San Antonio, TX and San Marcos, TX is 1 hr 32 min.
Is there a direct train from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX?
Yes, there is a direct train between San Antonio, TX and San Marcos, TX.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX by train?
The train journey from San Antonio, TX to San Marcos, TX creates 5.18kg of CO2 emissions.

Go local from San Antonio, TX

Trending routes

Weekend getaways from San Antonio, TX

Other destinations from San Antonio, TX

Main routes to San Marcos, TX

Related routes

Other popular routes