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250 N. Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78703

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POINTS OF INTEREST

Austin History Center
810 Guadalupe - 0.9 mi NE
(512) 974-7480
Congress Ave. Bridge Bat Colony
Congress Avenue at Cesar Chavez - 1.0 mi E
(512) 416-5700 x3636
Largest urban bat colony in North America, with up to 1.5 million Mexican fly-tail bats. Best viewing between March and November.
Paramount Theatre
713 Congress Ave - 1.0 mi NE
(512) 472-2901
Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum
605 Robert E Lee Rd - 1.0 mi S
(512) 445-5582
Open 10:00a-4:30p Wed-Fri, 1:00-4:30p Sat-Sun.
Austin Museum of Art
823 Congress Ave - 1.1 mi E
(512) 495-9224
Texas Capitol Complex
11th at Congress - 1.2 mi NE
(512) 463-0063
open daily except major holidays
Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 Congress Ave - 1.7 mi NE
(512) 936-8746
3 floors of exhibits, including IMAX theater and Texas Spirit Theater.
Blanton Museum of Art
200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd - 2.1 mi NE (UT campus)
(512) 471-7324
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River St - 2.3 mi NE
(512) 471-7744
Home of UT basketball.
Huston-Tillotson University
900 Chicon St - 2.4 mi E
(512) 505-3006
Harry Ransom Center
300 W 21st St - 2.4 mi N (on UT campus)
(512) 471-8944
10am-5pm Mon-Fri, 12 noon-5pm Sat-Sun
Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum
2313 Red River St - 2.6 mi NE
(512) 916-5137
Hours: 9:00a-5:00p, every day except Christmas.
St. Edward's University
3001 S Congress Ave - 3.5 mi S
(512) 448-8400
Concordia University
3400 N I-35 - 4.0 mi N
(512) 486-2000
Austin Museum of Art - Laguna Gloria
3809 W 35th St - 4.3 mi N
(512) 458-8191
One World Theatre
7701 Bee Caves Rd - 8.0 mi NW (west on Bee Caves Rd from Loop 360)
(512) 329-6753
Chinatown Center
10901 N Lamar Blvd - 9.1 mi N (N. Lamar & Kramer)
(512) 343-3688
Authentic Asian shops and restaurants.
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Ave - 10.7 mi SW
(512) 292-4200
Open Tues-Sun.
UPCOMING EVENTS

thru Apr 3 Zilker Garden Festival (Festival)
Zilker Botanical Garden
Apr 7-10 Austin International Poetry Festival (Festival)
downtown Austin
Apr 10 Capitol 10K Run (Running)
Congress Avenue to Auditorium Shores
Apr 14-17 Old Settler's Music Festival (Festival)
Salt Lick Pavilion
Apr 22-24 Texas Hill Country Wine and Food Festival (Festival)
Auditorium Shores
Apr 29 - May 1 Austin Psych Fest-Levitation (Festival)
Carson Creek Ranch
Apr 30 Eeyore's Birthday Party (Festival)
Pease Park
May 2-8 National Wildflower Week (Festival)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
May 7-8 Old Pecan Street Spring Festival (Festival)
E 6th Street
Aug 20 Batfest (Festival)
Congress Ave. Bridge Bat Colony
Sep 24-25 Pecan Street Fall Festival (Festival)
East Sixth Street
Sep 30 - Oct 9 Austin City Limits Music Festival (Festival)
Zilker Park
Oct 1 Texas Book Festival (Festival)
Capitol complex
Oct 13-20 Austin Film Festival (Film)
Paramount Theatre and other venues
DRIVING DIRECTIONS

 
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Street address
City State
PARKING

Short term 80 spaces. In front of station. Free. Unattended; park at own risk.

Long-term 50 spaces. In front of station. Free. When leaving a car for a long-term period, advise the station agent of license plate, make and model. Unattended; park at own risk.

RENTAL CAR LOCATIONS

hertz Local Edition 611 W 5th St - 000.5 mi NE
(512) 457-1583, 1-800-654-3131
Will reimburse cab fare with receipt. Participates in Amtrak Guest Rewards.
enterprise 1201 W 5th - 000.6 mi NW
(512) 476-2300, 1-800-RENT-A-CAR
Will pick up with advance notice.
advantag 1400 S Congress Ave - 002.0 mi SE
(512) 447-4809, 1-800-777-5500
thrifty 3121 Manor Rd - 005.5 mi NE
(512) 474-2985, 1-800-THRIFTY
budget 7715 E Riverside Dr - 005.6 mi SE
(512) 385-5393, 1-800-527-0700
avis 3600 Manor Rd - 005.9 mi NE
(512) 476-6137, 1-800-831-AVIS
national 3600 Manor Rd - 005.9 mi NE
(512) 476-6189, 1-800-CAR-RENT
hertz 3600 Presidential Blvd - 007.7 mi SE
(512) 478-9321, 1-800-654-3131
Hours: 5:30a-midnight 7 days a week. Airport location. Participates in Amtrak Guest Rewards.
HOTELS

driskill 604 Brazos - 001.0 mi E
(512) 474-5911, 1-800-252-9367
interconti Stephen F. Austin 701 Congress Ave - 001.0 mi E
(512) 457-8800, 1-800-327-0200
radisson 111 E Cesar Chavez Blvd - 001.0 mi E
(512) 478-9611, 1-800-333-3333
fourseas 98 San Jacinto Blvd - 001.1 mi E
(512) 478-4500, 1-800-819-5053
Next to Convention Center and Congress Avenue Bridge.
hampton 200 San Jacinto Blvd - 001.1 mi E
(512) 472-1500, 1-800-HAMPTON
embassy Embassy Suites 300 S. Congress Ave - 001.2 mi SE
(512) 469-9000, 1-800-EMBASSY
courtyard 300 E 4th St - 001.3 mi E
(512) 236-8008, 1-800-231-2211
marriott Residence Inn 300 E 4th St - 001.3 mi E
(512) 472-5553, 1-800-228-9290
hyatt 208 Barton Springs Rd - 001.3 mi SE
(512) 477-1234, 1-800-233-1234
hilton 500 E 4th - 001.4 mi E
(512) 482-8000, 1-800-HILTONS
hiltongarden 500 N I-35 - 001.6 mi E
(512) 480-8181, 1-877-STAY-HGI
omni 700 San Jacinto Blvd - 001.7 mi NE
(512) 476-3700, 1-800-THE-OMNI
holiday 20 I-35 - 001.9 mi SE (at Town Lake)
(512) 472-8211, 1-800-HOLIDAY
holiday 20 I H 35 - 001.9 mi SE (at Town Lake)
(512) 472-8211, 1-800-HOLIDAY
laquinta 304 E 11th St - 002.0 mi NE
(512) 476-1166, 1-800-531-5900
sheraton 701 E 11th St - 002.0 mi NE
(512) 478-1111, 1-800-325-3535
antlers 1001 King St - 060.0 mi NW (U.S. 71 to Hwy 1431, in Kingsland)
(325) 388-4411, 1-800-383-0007
Renovated 1901 railroad hotel.
LOCAL TRANSIT

Local Bus Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority
(512) 474-1200
(for accessible services 478-9647)

Other Rail Austin Steam Train Association
401 E. Whitestone Blvd #A103 - 21.0 mi N ((in Cedar Park TX))
(512) 477-8468
Operates excursion trains between Cedar Park and Burnett.

Rural Transit Capital Area Rural Area Transportation System
1-800-456-RIDE
Operates commuter and on-call service in a 9-county service area.

Shuttle SuperShuttle
(512) 258-3826
Door-to-door service to/from Austin Bergstrom.

Intercity Bus
916 E Koenig Ln. - 5.9 mi N
(512) 458-4463
Trailways and Kerrville bus lines also operate out of this terminal.

Airport Austin Bergstrom International Airport - AUS
3600 Presidential Blvd - 8.0 mi SE
(512) 530-ABIA
All major carriers.

Taxi Austin Cab
(512) 478-2222
Taxi stand in front of station.

Roy's Cab
(512) 482-0000

Yellow American
(512) 452-9999

LOCAL NEWS OUTLETS

Austin American-Statesman  •  www.austin360.com/aas
KEYE (42, CBS)  •  www.keyetv.com
KTBC (7, Fox)  •  www.ktbc.com
KVUE (24, ABC)  •  www.kvue.com
KXAN (36, NBC)  •  www.kxan.com
News 8 Austin (cable 8)  •  www.news8austin.com
Austin Chronicle  •  www.auschron.com
VISITOR INFORMATION

Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau 209 E 6th
Austin, TX 78701-3678
1-866-GO-AUSTIN

Sen. John Cornyn
(R)

517 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
(202) 224-2934

Sen. Ted Cruz
(R)

B40B Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
(202) 224-5922

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