There are 8 ways to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston by plane, bus, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Antonio, line 647 bus  •  3 h 20 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

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 3 min

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

$43 - $61

6 alternative options

Taxi to Dallas, fly to San Antonio, line 647 bus  •  3 h 31 min

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

$250 - $508

Taxi to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Austin, bus, line 14 bus  •  4 h 35 min

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

$131 - $364

Taxi to Dallas, fly to Austin, bus  •  4 h 46 min

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

$174 - $419

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 39 min

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

$52 - $101

Train  •  9 h 59 min

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

$74 - $158

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston 273.9 miles

$26 - $40

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

Megabus operates a bus from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston twice 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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Dallas to Austin
Ave. Duration
57 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 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $450
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Austin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Train operators
Amtrak
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
Twice 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
Website
viainfo.net
Bus from North Star Transit Center to Harry Wurzbach & Scott
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
viainfo.net
Bus from Navarro & Crockett to Broadway & Pershing
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
viainfo.net
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Dallas, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Megabus
Other operators
Taxi from Arlington to Dallas
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Dallas Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 817-426-6262
Website
dallasyellowcab.com
Fort Worth Taxi
Phone
+1 817-271-3213
Website
fortworthtaxi.net
Premier Transportation Services
Phone
+1 214-351-7000
Website
premierofdallas.com
Ambassador Cab
Phone
+1 214-905-1111
Website
ambassadorcab.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston?

The distance between Arlington and Fort Sam Houston is 386 km. The road distance is 438 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston?

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston?

The quickest way to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston is to fly and line 647 bus which takes 3 h 20 min and costs $160 - $280.

How long does it take to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston?

It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Arlington to Fort Sam Houston, including transfers.