•  Interurban
    Interurban Coach

    Interurban Coach

    The Interurban Coach is a regional intercity route providing connections between Austin, Bastrop, Bertram, Burnet,Georgetown, Liberty Hill, Lockhart, Luling, Marble Falls, Round Rock, San Marcos, Taylor, Texas State University, LaGrange, Giddings, Paige, Smithville and Elgin and makes connections to Greyhound, Capital Metro and Amtrak.  

    View the Interurban Coach Schedule
  •  Country
    Interurban Coach

    Country Bus

    This flexible service provides rides locally and to nearby destinations, but requires a ride reservation be made in advance. Ideal for seniors, disabled individuals or others requiring special assistance, this community transit service provides Curb-to-Curb transportation throughout the CARTS district, and connects to the regional intercity bus network for extending access beyond local destinations.

    View the Country Bus Schedule
  •  Metro
    Interurban Coach

    Metro Connector (Manor/Elgin Express 990)

    The Elgin Metro Connector provides bus service from Downtown Elgin into downtown Austin. The route provides service for persons wishing to travel for the weekday commute to Austin for work, shopping or other purposes.  Please see below for schedule times, park & ride locations, fare and other information. The downtown Elgin stop has moved to Depot St. between Avenue B and Avenue C).

    View the Metro Connector (Manor/Elgin Express 990) Schedule
  •  Municipal
    Interurban Coach


    CARTS Municipal Bus is fixed route service offering regular routes daily in San Marcos and fix/flex route service in Bastrop that connect neighborhoods and downtown businesses for citizens and visitors. All fixed route and fix/flex route services offer wheelchair accessible vehicles.

    View the MUNICIPAL BUS Schedule
  •  National
    Interurban Coach

    National Intercity

    At our San Marcos CARTS station, we operate a full-service Greyhound station along with AMTRAK services.  At our Round Rock station, we connect with Arrow Trailways and Greyhound intercity bus services.  These stations give our customers access to transportation and freight.

    View the National Intercity Schedule
  •  Medical
    Interurban Coach

    Medical Transportation

    CARTS provides medical transportation services for Logisticare Solutions, LLC, a broker under contract to the Texas Department of Health and Human Services to arrange transportation for eligible persons inthe CARTS District. These services are free and can be arranged through HHSC call centers.

    View the Medical Transportation Schedule
  •  Commuter
    Interurban Coach

    Commuter Routes

    We provide regular commuter services, Monday through Friday, into the downtown and Capitol Complex area of Austin from Park-n-Ride locations in Smithville and Bastrop. Commuter Route service is available on a monthly subscription basis.

    View the Commuter Routes Schedule


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




Apr. 16
Free Rides Friday, April 21st! #lovethefuture
Apr. 13
Good Friday Schedules April 14, 2017
Mar. 01
Spring Break Service March 13th -17th on the Interurban Coach Express Gold Route 1517
Feb. 07
#LOVESMTXTHEBUS Valentine’s Day Contest
Feb. 06
Monday, February 20, 2017 - President’s Day Schedule
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