There are 7 ways to get from San Antonio to Dallas by bus, train, car, plane or tram

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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Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9386 / ...

$25 - $75

6 alternative options

Bus via Austin, Tx  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx 9336 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9386 / ...

$39 - $92

Train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Dallas Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$55 - $150

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from San Antonio to Dallas 292.2 miles

$28 - $45

Fly San Antonio to Dallas, tram  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Dallas (DAL) SAT - DAL
  2. Take the tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to West End Station

$207 - $457

Fly San Antonio to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 8 min

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

$134 - $234

Bus to Austin, fly to Dallas  •  5 h 16 min

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

$133 - $366

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to Dallas is to bus which costs $25 - $75 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Antonio to Dallas is to fly and tram which costs $200 - $460 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between San Antonio and Dallas is 254 miles. The road distance is 292.2 miles.

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The bus from San Antonio, Tx to Dallas, Tx takes 4 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Antonio, Tx and arriving at Dallas, Tx. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Antonio Amtrak and arriving at Dallas Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between San Antonio, TX, USA and Dallas, TX, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Antonio to Dallas hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min. Megabus also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Antonio to Dallas once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Antonio to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from San Antonio to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Flights from Austin to Dallas
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Antonio to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Antonio to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to Dallas Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $340
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Website
dart.org
Tram from Inwood/Love Field Station to West End Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dart.org
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, 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 Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Megabus

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