How to travel from San Antonio to Austin

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from San Antonio to Austin

You can get from San Antonio to Austin by train, bus or flight.

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To get from San Antonio to Austin on Feb 09 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00AMSan Antonio Station2h23 09:23AMAustin Station
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151One-way
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07:00AMSan Antonio Station2h23 09:23AMAustin Station
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151One-way
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03:50AMSan Antonio1h40 05:30AMAustin
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371One-way

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Travel Information between San Antonio and Austin

distanceDistance73 miles (118 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$39 - $42
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $39 (€34) • 2 h 23 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $42 (€37) • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesInfobus

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 73 miles (118 km) between San Antonio and Austin. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 2 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $39 (€34). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Infobus among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from San Antonio to Austin.

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There are 4 ways that you can travel to Austin from San Antonio. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to Austin is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $39 (€34) compared to other travel options to Austin:

Taking a train is about $3 (€3) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $42 (€37) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Austin from San Antonio is by bus with an average travel time of 2 h.

Other travel options to Austin can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 23 min   of travel time.

The San Antonio to Austin distance is around 73 miles (118 km).

The average frequency per day from San Antonio to Austin is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Austin from San Antonio as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from San Antonio to Austin:

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from San Antonio to Austin:

    • You can go to Austin from San Antonio by bus with Infobus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $42 (€37) with Infobus from San Antonio to Austin on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct routes from San Antonio to Austin with the following travel companies:

    • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Austin with Amtrak.

    Direct services to Austin tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

    Many of our customers traveling from San Antonio to Austin don't make Austin their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Austin are Dallas, TX, Houston, TX or Chicago, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Austin to any of these top destinations today!

    When planning your trip from San Antonio to Austin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost $42 (€37) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost $39 (€34) one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from San Antonio to Austin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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