Travel from MNG to SMC

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$205 | 1d 5h 32min Flight$381 | 7h 29min Bus164 lb of CO2
  1. Train$265
    1d 8h 50min · 358 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$208
    1d 5h 59min · 166 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$381
    7h 29min · 673 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$150
    18h 47min · 213 lb of CO2

MNG to SMC Trains

train tickets from Montgomery to San Marcos

$269 · 1d 8h 50min
AmtrakAmtrak MNG train to SMC
Train Tickets
About $269
Travel Duration
1d 8h 50min
Montgomery - MNG
Amtrak from MNG to CHIAmtrak · 9h 40minCardinal
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to SMCAmtrak · 23h 10minTexas Eagle
San Marcos - SMC

train tickets from Thurmond to San Marcos

$272 · 1d 9h 18min
AmtrakAmtrak THN train to SMC
Train Tickets
About $272
Travel Duration
1d 9h 18min
Thurmond - THN
Amtrak from THN to CHIAmtrak · 10h 8minCardinal
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to SMCAmtrak · 23h 10minTexas Eagle
San Marcos - SMC

train tickets from Charleston to San Marcos

$265 · 1d 8h 22min
AmtrakAmtrak CHW train to SMC
Train Tickets
About $265
Travel Duration
1d 8h 22min
Charleston - CHW
Amtrak from CHW to CHIAmtrak · 9h 12minCardinal
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to SMCAmtrak · 23h 10minTexas Eagle
San Marcos - SMC

train tickets from Prince to San Marcos

$273 · 1d 9h 25min
AmtrakAmtrak PRC train to SMC
Train Tickets
About $273
Travel Duration
1d 9h 25min
Prince - PRC
Amtrak from PRC to CHIAmtrak · 10h 15minCardinal
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to SMCAmtrak · 23h 10minTexas Eagle
San Marcos - SMC

MNG to SMC Buses

bus tickets from Charleston to San Marcos

$208 · 1d 5h 59min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 5h 59min

bus tickets from Beckley to San Marcos

$209 · 1d 6h 5min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 5min

bus tickets from Charleston to Lockhart

$205 · 1d 5h 32min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $205
Travel Duration
1d 5h 32min

bus tickets from Beckley to Lockhart

$206 · 1d 5h 38min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $206
Travel Duration
1d 5h 38min

MNG to SMC Flights

bus tickets from CRW to AUS

$381 · 7h 29min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $381
Travel Duration
7h 29min

bus tickets from BKW to AUS

$382 · 7h 30min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $382
Travel Duration
7h 30min

Drive from MNG to SMC

Driving from MNG to SMC

$150 · 18h 47min

It's 1108 miles between MNG to SMC. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 47min and 19h 44min from MNG to SMC under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 40min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to SMC by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

Our recommendation to SMC

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from MNG to SMC?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus, flight or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

MNG to SMC TX - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from MNG to SMC. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to SMC is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the MNG/SMC buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from MNG is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between MNG WV and SMC during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from MNG to SMC? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of SMC traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to SMC is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from MNG to SMC?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from MNG to SMC is by bus. The bus costs $205 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 32 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from MNG to SMC?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between MNG area and SMC, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 8 hours 50 minutes. We recommend catching the train at MNG Montgomery Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from MNG. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from MNG to SMC by car?

The total distance between MNG and SMC is 1108 miles and will take you about 18 hours 47 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

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