There are 6 ways to get from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT) 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 from Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Antonio (SAT) DFW - SAT

$163 - $269

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Megabus  •  7 h 6 min

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

$42 - $65

4 alternative options

Fly from Dallas  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to San Antonio (SAT) DAL - SAT

$246 - $504

Bus  •  7 h 4 min

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

$55 - $104

Train  •  10 h 30 min

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

$74 - $158

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT) 273.3 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT) is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT) is to fly which costs $160 - $270 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Arlington and San Antonio Airport (SAT) is 237 miles. The road distance is 273.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT) without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 4 min and costs $55 - $110.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT) is to fly which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $160 - $270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $110 and takes 7 h 4 min, you could also train, which costs $70 - $160 and takes 10 h 30 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 San Antonio Airport (SAT) is 273 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to drive from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT).

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Antonio Airport.

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There are 405+ hotels available in San Antonio Airport (SAT). Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT).
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  • Distance: 237.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and San Antonio Airport (SAT), USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT) every 2 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Arlington to San Antonio Airport (SAT) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 50 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 San Antonio via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Antonio via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
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
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 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

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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 $30 - $40.

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