There are 5 ways to get from San Antonio to El Paso 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 from San Antonio  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to El Paso (ELP) SAT - ELP

$183 - $363

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to El Paso, Tx 1419 / ...

$55 - $140

3 alternative options

Bus to Austin, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to El Paso (ELP) AUS - ELP

$189 - $742

Train  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$85 - $250

Drive  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Drive from San Antonio to El Paso 555.2 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to El Paso is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Antonio to El Paso is to fly which costs $180 - $370 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between San Antonio and El Paso is 505 miles. The road distance is 555.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from San Antonio to El Paso, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Antonio, Tx and arriving at El Paso, Tx. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Antonio Amtrak and arriving at El Paso Union Depot Amtrak. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 37 min.

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

Southwest Airlines and United Airlines fly from San Antonio to El Paso every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Antonio to El Paso hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $140 and the journey takes 10 h 25 min. Greyhound Mexico also services this route every 2 hours.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Antonio to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from San Antonio to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from San Antonio to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Austin to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $440
Flights from Austin to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $440
Flights from Austin to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Antonio to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
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 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 San Antonio, Tx to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to El Paso
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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