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Travel guide San Antonio–Austin
What train companies operate the route from San Antonio to Austin?
The route is operated by Amtrak (Texas Eagle service).
What is the schedule for the train route from San Antonio to Austin?
Trains depart once daily at 7:00 AM.
What are the departure and arrival train stations for the route from San Antonio to Austin?
Trains depart from San Antonio Station and arrive in Austin Station.
What distance is the train route from San Antonio to Austin?
The overall final distance covered by rail is nearly 100 miles.
How long does it take to travel from San Antonio to Austin by train?
The estimated travel time is 2 hours 23 minutes.
What are the stops on the train route from San Antonio to Austin?
Along the way, the train stops only once at San Marcos Station.
Why should you travel by train from San Antonio to Austin?
The train ride from San Antonio to Austin is relatively short, and passengers can forgo the stress of finding parking or dealing with traffic jams on the highways.
What is there to see and do in Austin?
Austin features a number of outdoor activities and locations, including Zilker Park, Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs Pool, Mount Bonnell, Lake Travis, Lake Austin, McKinney Falls State Park, Deep Eddy Pool, and Zilker Botanical Garden. Local museums include the Bullock Texas State History Museum, the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum, the Blanton Museum of Art, Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum, and the infamous Cathedral of Junk, which is a backyard full of (you guessed it) junk arranged in an intricate way. Austin is famous for its live music scene, and the downtown Austin areas are packed with live music venues, taverns, pubs, and restaurants.