FLOAT FEST OFFICIAL EXPRESS SHUTTLES

Grab an easy ride to Float Fest from Austin, Houston, San Antonio, and San Marcos – Buy your pass for an official Express Shuttle!


From $15 Daily Round Trip & 2-Day Shuttle Passes Available

When

Saturday, July 20 &
Sunday, July 21

Departing

Multiple Departure Times
See Details Below

Returning

Multiple Return Times
See Details Below

ABOUT FLOAT FEST 

In an effort to reduce traffic and our carbon footprint, Float Fest and FestDrive are proud to offer bus service out of Austin, Houston, San Antonio, and San Marcos.

We know that driving can be stressful and troublesome so leave that up to us; sit back, and relax on a shuttle to Float Fest in Gonzales, Texas!

Buses will run both days – Saturday, July 20 and Sunday, July 21 – with convenient pick up times to get you to the festival. Buses will have a designated shuttle drop-off/pick-up location within the venue lots and close proximity to the main entrance!

PICK UP LOCATION & PRICING

Patrons will be responsible for getting themselves to and from pick up location. There are paid and limited free lots in close proximity to pick up locations.

DOWNTOWN AUSTIN, TXMotor CoachAmtrak Station, 250 North Lamar Boulevard, Austin, TX 78703

  • $35 Single Day Round Trip
  • $60 2- DAY

HOUSTON, TXMotor Coach – Walmart Super Center, 111 Yale St, Houston, TX 77007

  • $54 Single Day Round Trip
  • 2- DAY $100

SAN ANTONIO, TXMotor Coach – 600 E Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205 (in front of the Grand Hyatt Loading Zone)

  • $35 Single Day Round Trip
  • $60 2- DAY

SAN MARCOS, TXSchool Bus – Walmart Parking Lot near Aaron’s, 1015 TX-80, San Marcos, TX 78666

  • $15 Single Day Round Trip
  • $25 2-DAY

SHUTTLE SERVICE TIMES

You will select your departure date/ time at check out. You will not select a return time. Each city has a different schedule, please see below.

AUSTIN party buses will depart on the hour, every hour, starting at 8am with the final buses departure to the event at 5pm. The last shuttle pick-up to go to the festival will be at 5:00pm. Coming home buses depart at 11pm and 1:45am on SATURDAY, and 9pm and 12:45am on SUNDAY. You are guaranteed a seat each night 45 minutes after the conclusion of final act.

HOUSTON party buses will depart at 11am. The bus comes home on the following schedule – SATURDAY will be 45 minutes post final act (1:45am) and SUNDAY will be 45 minutes post final act (12:45am). You are guaranteed a seat each night 45 minutes after the conclusion of final act.

SAN ANTONIO party buses will depart at 12pm. The bus comes home on the following schedule – SATURDAY will be 45 minutes post final act (1:45am) and SUNDAY will be 45 minutes post final act (12:45am). You are guaranteed a seat each night 45 minutes after the conclusion of final act.

SAN MARCOS party buses will depart on the hour, every hour, starting at 8am with the final buses departure to the event at 5pm. The last shuttle pick-up to go to the festival will be at 5:00pm. Coming home buses stage starting at 9pm and leave when full, with the final bus leaving no later than 45 minutes post final act. You are guaranteed a seat each night 45 minutes after the conclusion of final act.

SHUTTLE PASS PURCHASE CONFIRMATION

Once you purchase your shuttle pass, you will receive an order confirmation email from Eventbrite on behalf of FestDrive. Your digital bus pass will be attached to your order confirmation email. This will be a check in system however, so all you need is ID for check-in.

IMPORTANT: If you do not see your order confirmation in your inbox, make sure to check your junk/spam folder.

GETTING ON THE BUS

To board the shuttle bus, there will be a check-in system, so all you need is your valid photo ID for check-in. If someone else purchased your shuttle ticket for you, please have purchaser email tickets@busbank.com your name for check in. If you do not have your digital ticket, we can look you up by name.

No refunds or exchanges prior to 72 hours before the designated departure day. Buses operate rain or shine.

All Questions can be directed to tickets@busbank.com. Please reference “Float Fest Official Shuttles” in the subject line or your e-mail may not be seen, we have several events going on.

CHARTER BUSES TO FLOAT FEST 

If you have a large group and are looking to charter an entire bus at a guaranteed low price, FestDrive can help! Click here and book your private charter in just three simple steps! Enter your trip details, choose your vehicle, and reserve now, pay later. If you have any questions, please contact FestDrive directly at tickets@busbank.com.

Other Frequent Questions

At this time, we don’t sell festival passes. To purchase passes to Float Fest please visit: https://floatfest.net/

Passes are non-refundable. Please refer to the Terms and Conditions for complete details.

Send us an email at Tickets@busbank.com to let us know the purchaser, and the new riders name. We will transfer the pass for you.

Passes are available for purchase until sold out, or simply no longer available. Due to a spike in sales, occasionally our inventory will drop dramatically. Moreover, if you are going to purchase a package we recommend that you do so in a timely manner to ensure availability.

Futhermore, we guarantee passes. We’ll alert you if minimums need to be met.