How to travel from San Antonio to Houston, TX

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Travel Information from San Antonio to Houston, TX

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$28 - $145
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $28 (€25) • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $145 (€132) • 1 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, United or Amtrak

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) to Houston, TX from San Antonio. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 2 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $28 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, United or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from San Antonio to Houston, TX.

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You can travel to Houston, TX from San Antonio 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to Houston, TX is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $28 (€25) compared to other travel options to Houston, TX:

Taking a bus is usually $118 (€107) less than taking a flight to Houston, TX, which costs on average $145 (€132) for the same trip.

A bus is $6 (€6) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from San Antonio to Houston, TX costing on average $34 (€31).

The fastest way to get to Houston, TX from San Antonio is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 2 min.

Other travel options to Houston, TX can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 5 h 40 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 45 min   on average.

Houston, TX is approximately 189 miles (305 km) away from San Antonio.

The average frequency per day from San Antonio to Houston, TX is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Houston, TX 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 Houston, TX:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from San Antonio to Houston, TX, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Flixbus to go to Houston, TX by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus San Antonio to Houston, TX tickets on Omio for $28 (€25).
    • Travel with United to go to Houston, TX by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find United San Antonio to Houston, TX tickets on Omio for $145 (€132).
    • Amtrak can get you to Houston, TX by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from San Antonio to Houston, TX for $34 (€31) on Omio.
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    When planning your trip from San Antonio to Houston, TX, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost $28 (€25) one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing on average $145 (€132) one way.
    • Train tickets cost $34 (€31) one way on average.

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

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