There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to San Antonio by plane, train, bus 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 Los Angeles to San Antonio  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Antonio (SAT) LAX - SAT

$168 - $420

Cheapest option

Bus  •  27 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx 1416 / ...

$120 - $320

8 alternative options

Fly Burbank to San Antonio  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Antonio (SAT) BUR - SAT

$177 - $859

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Antonio  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Antonio (SAT) ONT - SAT

$147 - $596

Fly Los Angeles to Austin, bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Austin (AUS) LAX - AUS
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx

$162 - $651

Train to San Diego, fly to San Antonio  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to San Antonio (SAT) SAN - SAT

$227 - $929

Fly Long Beach to Austin, bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Austin (AUS) LGB - AUS
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx

$142 - $649

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Austin, bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Austin (AUS) ONT - AUS
  3. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx

$141 - $547

Train  •  28 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$180 - $550

Drive  •  21 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to San Antonio 1360.1 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to San Antonio is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 21 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to San Antonio is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs $160 - $420.

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The distance between Los Angeles and San Antonio is 1934 km. The road distance is 2176 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Los Angeles to San Antonio, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at San Antonio, Tx. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at San Antonio Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and San Antonio, TX, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to San Antonio hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to San Antonio hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $320 and the journey takes 27 h 50 min. Greyhound Mexico also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to San Antonio via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Burbank to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to San Antonio via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to San Antonio via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to San Antonio via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to San Antonio via Oakland
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Antonio via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from San Diego to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from San Diego to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from San Diego to San Antonio via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Long Beach to Austin via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Austin via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Burbank to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from San Diego to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,700
Flights from Long Beach to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to Austin via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Burbank to San Antonio via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from San Diego to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,900
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
39 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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