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There are 7 ways to get from Salt Lake City to San Antonio 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.

Recommended option

Fly to San Antonio  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to San Antonio (SAT) SLC - SAT

$114 - $504

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound, bus  •  36 h 21 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound from Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT to Las Vegas
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Phoenix Airport
  3. Take the bus from Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az to San Antonio

$107 - $171

5 alternative options

Fly to Austin, bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Austin (AUS) SLC - AUS
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx

$118 - $386

Bus  •  38 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 895 / ...

$172 - $433

Bus, train  •  45 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from West Valley City to Fontana
  2. Take the train from Ontario Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Station Sunset Limited / ...

$262 - $688

Train  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to San Antonio Amtrak Station Texas Eagle

$363 - $1,085

Drive  •  25 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to San Antonio 1424.4 miles

$130 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to San Antonio is to Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound and bus which costs $100 - $180 and takes 36 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to San Antonio is to fly which costs $110 - $550 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City station to San Antonio. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT and arriving at San Antonio via Main @ Bridger, Las Vegas Downtown and Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salt Lake City station to San Antonio station. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City Amtrak Station and arriving at San Antonio Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 19 h.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and San Antonio is 1093 miles. The road distance is 1424.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to San Antonio without a car is to Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound and bus which takes 36 h 21 min and costs $100 - $180.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Salt Lake City to San Antonio, including transfers.

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Salt Lake City to San Antonio bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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Salt Lake City to San Antonio train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Salt Lake City Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to San Antonio is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $110 - $550. Alternatively, you can Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound and bus, which costs $100 - $180 and takes 36 h 21 min, you could also train, which costs $360 - $1,100 and takes 2 days 19 h.

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Map of how to get from Salt Lake City to San Antonio.
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  • Distance: 1093.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and San Antonio, TX, USA?

Frontier Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Salt Lake City to San Antonio hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to San Antonio via Las Vegas, Main @ Bridger, Bonneville @ 1st, Las Vegas Downtown, Phoenix Airport, and Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az in around 36 h 21 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Salt Lake City to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $700
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ontario Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 h 56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
34 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Train from Chicago Union Station to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
32 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$290 - $430
Business Coach Seat
$350 - $490
Room
$650 - $900
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Dallas, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Phoenix Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from West Valley City to Fontana
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Book at
GotoBus

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The quickest flight from Salt Lake City Airport to San Antonio Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 53 min.

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Salt Lake City to San Antonio bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Antonio, Tx station.

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San Antonio is 1 h ahead of Salt Lake City. It is currently 10:44 PM in Salt Lake City and 11:44 PM in San Antonio.

Salt Lake City to San Antonio train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Antonio Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salt Lake City to San Antonio is 1424 miles. It takes approximately 25 h 2 min to drive from Salt Lake City to San Antonio.

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Frontier Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Salt Lake City Airport to San Antonio Airport.

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Book your Salt Lake City to San Antonio bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 424+ hotels available in San Antonio. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Salt Lake City Airport is to line 704 tram which takes 25 min and costs $3.

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