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San Marcos - San Marcos Station
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San Marcos - San Marcos Station
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Bus San Marcos to Houston: Trip Overview

Bus San Marcos to Houston: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$48
Average bus trip duration7h 5m
Number of daily buses3
Earliest bus departure8:35 AM
Distance150 miles (241 km)
Latest bus departure11:25 PM

San Marcos to Houston Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses3
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures8:35AM - 11:25PM
Minimum Price$39
Average Ticket Price$48
Minimum Trip Duration5h5m
Average Bus Trip Duration7h5m
Distance150 miles (241 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteFlixBus, Megabus, Valley Transit
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip San Marcos - Houston

Both buses and trains are available for traveling between these two cities. Both are convenient and sustainable ways to travel to Houston. You can also use carpool services and share a car ride with other travelers.

Traveling from San Marcos to Houston takes about 7h 5m on average, although the fastest bus will take 5h 5m, on average. This is the time it takes to travel the 158 miles (254 km) that separate the two cities.

San Marcos and Houston are 158 miles (254 km) apart.

About 3 buses travel this route daily, provided by FlixBus, Megabus and Valley Transit. The number of buses from San Marcos to Houston can differ depending on the day of the week. Simplify your trip from San Marcos to Houston by checking the schedules and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

The bus service operates from 8:35 AM for the initial departure and runs until 11:25 PM for the final departure.

The majority of buses traveling from San Marcos to Houston start their journey at San Marcos Station and wind up at Downtown Greyhound Station. These are the most popular departure and arrival locations on this route, but you can find others that could fit better into your travel plans.

The cheapest way to travel this route is by bus. The lowest price for the bus on this route is $34.

The bus ticket costs $48 on average. In the last 30 days, the prices ranged from $34 to $122, so it's good to do your research before booking.

Once in Houston, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Hermann Park Conservancy, Downtown Aquarium, Museum of Fine Arts, Battleship Texas and NASA Johnson Space Center.

Certainly! You can indeed opt for an overnight bus from San Marcos to Houston. Make sure to pack a blanket and a snack to make your trip more comfortable.

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Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
The cheapest trip from San Marcos to Houston was searched and found on Feb 27, 2024 with a price of $39

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from San Marcos to Houston, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $39 to $115 for a bus ticket from San Marcos to Houston based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $39 which is on 2024-02-27.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between San Marcos and Houston!

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from San Marcos to Houston, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses have one of the smallest carbon footprints of motorized transport modes. A bus going from San Marcos to Houston will emit less CO2 than a car or an airplane.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from San Marcos to Houston.

Did you know?

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

What's the cheapest way to go from San Marcos to Houston?

The bus is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel TimeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel Time7h 5mAvg Price$48Daily Departures3
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel Time15h 58mAvg Price$50Daily Departures1

The best way to travel between San Marcos and Houston is by bus. By choosing the bus, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $48 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $34. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Houston, choose the bus, as it will take you from San Marcos to Houston in about 7h 5m - that's the fastest way to get there!

Will you be returning to San Marcos by bus?

Bus from Houston to San Marcos

You can also go to Houston by train

Train from San Marcos to Houston

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