The University of Texas at Austin campus is located in the heart of the state’s capital where getting around can be difficult, especially with a large group in the bustling area surrounding UT Austin. Whether you need school field trip transportation for a campus tour or you’re a group of current students heading to a big event, National Charter Bus will be sure you have a great travel experience. Book a minibus, charter bus, or fleet of charter buses in Austin for your next event in or around UT Austin. We have rental experts on standby around the clock at 512-546-6019 to assist you in booking your Austin charter bus.
Getting to know the UT Austin campus is an important part of choosing a university for high school students. Organizing a school field trip to a college campus can already be quite tedious, especially if you’re traveling with dozens of high school students in busy Central Austin. That’s why National Charter Bus is here to help you simplify your transportation so you can plan other important parts of your students’ trip, such as group tour times or visits to local restaurants.
Remember that with us, your campus travels aren’t limited to Austin. We’ve reserved transportation for school groups doing college tours to campuses across the country. Once you’ve finished up Austin, you can Your campus travels aren’t limited to Austin. Head to Houston to visit Rice University or the University of Houston or Dallas to explore Southern Methodist University.
With a motorcoach, students won’t need to endure the Texas heat on an outdated school bus. A charter bus will offer amenities you won’t find on most school buses. When you rent with us, you’ll have access to buses with climate-controlled cabins, complimentary WiFi, power outlets, entertainment systems, and onboard restrooms. You’ll also be paired with an experienced, professional driver to navigate your group around Forty Acres’ road system.
As one of the biggest universities in the state, group tours are in high demand at UT Austin. Groups of 10 to 100 members are welcome to schedule a tour with the Visitor Center in the Office of Admissions. One chaperone is required for every ten students during group tours and groups are encouraged to schedule these tours well in advance.
The tour request form it just that, a request. Once submitted, a group tour coordinator will reach out to your school or community organization to confirm the date and time of your UT Austin trip. Each group visit will include a student-led tour by a current UT Austin student and an information session with admissions staff.
With over 70,000 people commuting to the campus daily and only around 16,000 parking spots available on campus, parking on UT Austin’s campus is notoriously strenuous. Buses have few parking options, but here at National Charter Bus, we’ll have all your transportation logistics covered, including parking. We’ll make sure your group is dropped off at Walter Webb Hall for your tour; after the tour is complete, we’ll be there to pick you up.
Collegiate sports are a big part of day-to-day college life. In Austin, Longhorns athletics reign supreme. Whether you’re fans of Longhorns football, basketball, or any other sport, National Charter Bus will pair you with a motorcoach to get to the next game. We service most major cities in Texas and neighboring states, so you’ll never have to miss a home or away game! Head over to Lubbock to cheer the Longhorns on against Texas Tech or travel to Dallas to support them during the Red River Showdown.
Fans in need of group transportation services to Longhorns games will have plenty of space on board a minibus to store every piece of tailgating equipment. Bring your coolers, tents, folding tables, and anything else you’ll need. The buses we charter are equipped with spacious luggage compartments to safely store your belongings. You won’t have to worry about any of your friends or family getting lost in the large game-day crowds; a charter bus rental will ensure you travel together, park together, and enter the stadium gates as a unit.
Austin has a thriving arts and culture scene, with multiple museums, cultural centers, and massive festivals like SXSW every year. UT Austin contributes a great deal to the city’s growing cultural landscape, making it a great touring location for school field trips and private groups. The college’s learning centers and the many tours it offers are not only for UT Austin’s students, but for the community as well.
The university has nearly a dozen museums and centers that are open to groups. When planning a trip to UT Austin, be sure to visit some of these informative locations:
Address: 2313 Red River St., Austin, TX 78705
Phone: (512) 721-0200
Address: 4801 La Crosse Ave, Austin, TX 78739
Phone: (512) 232-0100
Address: 300 W 21st St, Austin, TX 78712
Phone: (512) 471-8944
Address: 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin, TX 78712
Phone: (512) 471-5482
Address: 2400 Trinity Street, Austin, Texas 78712
Phone: (512) 471-1604
Along with its museums and learning centers, groups can visit other parts of UT Austin’s campus like Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium or the UT Tower. Book an Austin charter bus for your group to take a tour of these iconic campus locations:
The UT Tower is a major landmark on the school’s campus and is visible throughout much of Downtown Austin. Tower tours are self-guided and take around 45 minutes to complete. Groups of 11 or more must register for a tour in advance with the Texas Union Hospitality Deck.
Guided tours of the Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium are open to the public and take around 75 minutes. Tour tickets can be purchased online and private groups of 15 or more visitors can request a private tour for an additional fee.
UT Austin has an extensive public art collection that is managed by Landmarks within the College of Fine Arts. Landmarks offers guided tour options throughout UT Austin’s campus for public groups every first Sunday of each month, along with pre-registered tour options for school groups and private groups.
Booking with National Charter Bus is just a phone call away at 512-546-6019. Our rental experts are available 24/7 to assist you in receiving a personalized no-obligation quote. We’ll make your trip around the Longhorns’ stomping grounds as easy as possible!