Duration 7h 29m
Distance 1401.6 miles
Average price $240
Possible routes 9 found

There are 9 ways to get from Raleigh to San Antonio by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to San Antonio (SAT) RDU - SAT

$89 - $405

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to Austin, bus  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Austin (AUS) RDU - AUS
  2. Take the bus from Austin Airport to Downtown San Antonio

$82 - $375

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Bus to Fayetteville Municipal, fly to San Antonio  •  8h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh to Fayetteville
  2. Fly from Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) to San Antonio (SAT) FAY - SAT

$132 - $510

Train to Charlotte, fly to San Antonio  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to San Antonio (SAT) CLT - SAT

$162 - $656

Train to Greensboro/High Point, fly to San Antonio  •  10h 26m

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Greensboro/High Point (GSO) to San Antonio (SAT) GSO - SAT

$130 - $495

Bus  •  32h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx

$157 - $226

Bus via New Orleans  •  33h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh to Atlanta, GA
  2. Take the bus from Downtown Atlanta to New Orleans UPT
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans UPT to Downtown San Antonio

$93 - $149

Train  •  38h 46m

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Station

$182 - $262

Drive  •  22h 55m

  1. Drive from Raleigh to San Antonio 1401.6 miles

$130 - $200

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Raleigh to San Antonio? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to San Antonio is to bus via New Orleans which costs $90 - $150 and takes 33h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to San Antonio is to fly which costs $85 - $410 and takes 7h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh station to San Antonio. However, there are services departing from GoRaleigh Station and arriving at San Antonio, Tx via Raleigh, Nc, Atlanta, Ga and Houston, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Raleigh station to San Antonio station. However, there are services departing from Raleigh Union Station and arriving at San Antonio Amtrak Station via Greensboro Amtrak Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 46m.

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The distance between Raleigh and San Antonio is 1241 miles. The road distance is 1401.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to San Antonio without a car is to bus which takes 32h 43m and costs $150 - $230.

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It takes approximately 7h 29m to get from Raleigh to San Antonio, including transfers.

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Raleigh to San Antonio bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Raleigh, Nc station.

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Raleigh to San Antonio train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Raleigh Union Station.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to San Antonio is to fly which takes 7h 29m and costs $85 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $230 and takes 32h 43m, you could also train, which costs $180 - $270 and takes 38h 46m.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to San Antonio Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h and has one stopover.

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Raleigh to San Antonio bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Antonio, Tx station.

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San Antonio is 1h behind Raleigh. It is currently 10:06 AM in Raleigh and 9:06 AM in San Antonio.

Raleigh to San Antonio train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Antonio Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to San Antonio is 1402 miles. It takes approximately 22h 55m to drive from Raleigh to San Antonio.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to San Antonio Airport.

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There are 580+ hotels available in San Antonio. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Raleigh/Durham Airport is to line 100 bus which takes 28 min and costs $2 - $3.

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What companies run services between Raleigh and San Antonio?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Raleigh to San Antonio hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Raleigh to San Antonio via Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, Raleigh, Nc, Atlanta, Ga, and Houston, Tx in around 32h 43m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400

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Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Fayetteville Municipal to San Antonio via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Fayetteville Municipal to San Antonio via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Fayetteville Municipal to San Antonio via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Charlotte to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Miami
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650

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Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Fayetteville Municipal to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460

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Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Charlotte to San Antonio via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Charlotte to San Antonio via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470

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Flights from Raleigh/Durham to San Antonio via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Charlotte to San Antonio via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to San Antonio via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50

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Train from Raleigh Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Raleigh Union Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Seat
$190 - $270
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190

About this operator

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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Bus operators
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Bus from Raleigh to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
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Bus from Raleigh to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com

Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12

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Bus from Austin Airport to Downtown San Antonio
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Downtown Atlanta to New Orleans UPT
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from New Orleans UPT to Downtown San Antonio
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
flixbus.com

Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $120
Flexible
$120 - $180
Bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70

About this operator

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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San Antonio, United States

San Antonio, officially the City of San Antonio, is the seventh-most populated city in the United States and the second-most populous city in the state of Texas, with a population of 1,409,019. It was the fastest growing of the top 10 largest cities in the United States from 2000 to 2010, and the second from 1990 to 2000. The city straddles South Texas and Central Texas and is on the southwestern corner of an urban megaregion known as the Texas Triangle. - Wikipedia

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