There are 6 ways to get from San Antonio to Salt Lake City by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly from San Antonio  •  5 h 2 min

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

$134 - $604

Cheapest option

Bus to Austin, fly  •  7 h 2 min

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

$120 - $383

4 alternative options

Bus  •  34 h 34 min

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

$156 - $398

Bus via El Paso, TX  •  35 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio to El Paso
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Denver
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut

$184 - $365

Train  •  2 days 17 h

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

$369 - $1,090

Drive  •  25 h 4 min

  1. Drive from San Antonio to Salt Lake City 1425.1 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to Salt Lake City is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 25 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Antonio to Salt Lake City is to fly which costs $130 - $650 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Antonio to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from San Antonio, Tx and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Amarillo, Tx and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from San Antonio to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from San Antonio Amtrak and arriving at Salt Lake City Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

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The distance between San Antonio and Salt Lake City is 1093 miles. The road distance is 1425.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to Salt Lake City without a car is to bus which takes 34 h 34 min and costs $150 - $400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from San Antonio to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

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

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San Antonio to Salt Lake City train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Antonio Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from San Antonio to Salt Lake City is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs $130 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $400 and takes 34 h 34 min, you could also train, which costs $360 - $1,100 and takes 2 days 17 h.

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The quickest flight from San Antonio Airport to Salt Lake City Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from San Antonio to Salt Lake City.
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  • Distance: 1093.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

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

Delta, Frontier Airlines and three other airlines fly from San Antonio to Salt Lake City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Antonio to Salt Lake City via Amarillo, Tx and Denver, Co in around 34 h 34 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Antonio to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from San Antonio to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from San Antonio to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Austin to Salt Lake City via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Austin to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Antonio to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Austin to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Antonio to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Antonio to Salt Lake City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Austin to Salt Lake City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Antonio to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Austin to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
3 h
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
30 h 52 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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 5 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
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.

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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 Amarillo, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Amarillo, Tx to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso, TX to Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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