Travel from SMC to MNG

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. Flight$381
    7h 29min · 673 lb of CO2
  3. Bus$208
    1d 5h 59min · 166 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$150
    18h 47min · 213 lb of CO2

SMC to MNG Trains

train tickets from San Marcos to Montgomery

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

train tickets from San Marcos to Thurmond

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

train tickets from San Marcos to Charleston

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

train tickets from San Marcos to Prince

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

SMC to MNG Flights

bus tickets from AUS to CRW

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

bus tickets from AUS to BKW

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

SMC to MNG Buses

bus tickets from San Marcos to Charleston

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

bus tickets from San Marcos to Clendenin

$211 · 1d 6h 27min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $211
Travel Duration
1d 6h 27min

bus tickets from San Marcos to Beckley

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

bus tickets from Lockhart to Charleston

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

Drive from SMC to MNG

Driving from SMC to MNG

$150 · 18h 47min

It's 1108 miles between SMC to MNG. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 47min and 19h 44min from SMC to MNG 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 MNG 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 MNG

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

When to book trip from SMC to MNG?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, flight, bus 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.

SMC to MNG WV - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from SMC to MNG. 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 MNG is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the SMC/MNG buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from SMC 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 SMC TX and MNG 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 SMC to MNG? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of MNG 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 MNG 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 SMC to MNG?

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

Does Amtrak go from SMC to MNG?

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

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

The total distance between SMC and MNG 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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