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Holiday Transportation

Students who are planning to travel for the upcoming summer break may want to consider the following programs:

On Campus Services

Texas State University has partnered with Zipcar to offer Bobcats self-serve, on-demand car-sharing on campus. To use Zipcars simply register as a member then reserve a car online or by phone. Gas and insurance are always included in the low hourly and daily rates.

Sign up now with Zipcar

Kerrville Bus Company provides weekend and holiday transportation from San Marcos to Austin, Waco, Dallas, Grand Prairie, Katy and Houston.

Kerrville Bus Company operates motor coaches equipped with on board restrooms, three point seatbelts, reclining seats, and free Wi-Fi.

Book now at

Off Campus Services


Providing regional transportation for the non-urbanized areas of Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Hays, Lee, Travis and Williamson counties & the San Marcos urbanized area.

Check the CARTS website for a full schedule or use the Trip Planner to plan your break transportation.


San Marcos is served by the Texas Eagle, which travels daily between Chicago and San Antonio traveling through major cities like Austin and Dallas.

Learn more about the Texas Eagle.

The Amtrak station is located at the San Marcos Station, an intermodal transportation center operated by CARTS.

Air Travel

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA)

The Austin Airport is located approximately 33 miles (53 km) north of San Marcos.

Ground Transportation from the Austin Airport

San Antonio International Airport (SAIA)

The San Antonio International Airport is located approximately 43 miles (69 km) south of San Marcos.

Ground Transportation from the San Antonio Airport


SuperShuttle offers special pricing on airport transportation from San Marcos for Texas State University students, faculty and staff. For local reservations, please call 512.258.3826.
See their website at for more information.