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How much are train tickets from San Marcos to Fort Worth?

Lowest Price$27.00
Fastest Train5h 26m
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for San Marcos to Fort Worth
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Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Texas Eagle report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
August 23, 2019Solo travel
Made new friends. Enjoyed the Observation car.
Bathrooms on 2nd floor. My charging couldn't reach the outlet. Maybe you could space them a closer/more of them.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from San Marcos to Fort Worth right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How do you find cheap train tickets from San Marcos to Fort Worth?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $27.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from San Marcos to Fort Worth. By booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $9.53 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from San Marcos to Fort Worth?

The distance between San Marcos and Fort Worth is approximately 202 miles, or 325 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 26 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from San Marcos to Fort Worth are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves San Marcos at 8:00am and arrives in Fort Worth around 5 hours later.

How many trains per day run from San Marcos to Fort Worth?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Fort Worth with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Fort Worth to San Marcos. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from San Marcos to Fort Worth for $85.60.

What train services are there from San Marcos to Fort Worth?

Amtrak Texas Eagle is the one and only train line which connects San Marcos to Fort Worth. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Texas Eagle15h 26m$28.15

Where is the train station in San Marcos?

There is one train station in San Marcos:

  • 338 S Guadalupe St - San Marcos Intermodal Station

Where is the train station in Fort Worth?

Fort Worth has one train station:

  • Central Station

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