There are 8 ways to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Antonio, line 647 bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Antonio (SAT) DFW - SAT
  2. Take the line 647 bus from North Star Transit Center to Harry Wurzbach & Scott

$167 - $273

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the Megabus from DFW-Grand Prairie, Texas to San Antonio

$40 - $63

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Fly Dallas to San Antonio, line 647 bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to San Antonio (SAT) DAL - SAT
  2. Take the line 647 bus from North Star Transit Center to Harry Wurzbach & Scott

$250 - $508

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Austin, bus, line 14 bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Austin (AUS) DFW - AUS
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the line 14 bus from Navarro & Crockett to Broadway & Pershing

$131 - $364

Fly Dallas to Austin, bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Austin (AUS) DAL - AUS
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx

$174 - $419

Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx 7259 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9403 / ...

$63 - $124

Train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak Texas Eagle

$91 - $179

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston 273.9 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Arlington and Fort Sam Houston is 241 miles. The road distance is 273.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston is to bus which takes 6 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Antonio Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Fort Sam Houston is 274 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to drive from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston.

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American Airlines offers flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Antonio Airport.

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There are 411+ hotels available in Fort Sam Houston. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston.
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  • Distance: 241.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston via Bell Station, Victory Station, West End Station, Dallas, Tx, Austin, Tx, San Antonio, Tx, and Navarro & Crockett in around 6 h 9 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Dallas to Austin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $450
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Austin
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
VIA Metropolitan Transit
Phone
+1 210-362-2020
Website
viainfo.net
Bus from North Star Transit Center to Harry Wurzbach & Scott
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
viainfo.net
Bus from Navarro & Crockett to Broadway & Pershing
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
viainfo.net
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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