There are 7 ways to get from The Woodlands to San Antonio by plane, taxi, bus, tram, train, night bus or car

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Fly from Houston  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to San Antonio (SAT) IAH - SAT

$173 - $494

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Bus Megabus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to San Antonio

$49 - $82

5 alternative options

Taxi, line 204 bus, line 800 tram to Houston Hobby Apt, fly  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Woodlands to Spring Pr
  2. Take the line 204 bus from Spring Pr to Milam St @ Rusk St
  3. Take the line 800 tram from Theatre District Rusk Eb to Magnolia Park Tc Eb
  4. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to San Antonio (SAT) HOU - SAT

$234 - $303

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9095 / ...

$59 - $105

Train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited

$78 - $157

Night bus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9389 / ...

$62 - $107

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from The Woodlands to San Antonio 216.9 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from The Woodlands to San Antonio is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Woodlands to San Antonio is to fly which costs $170 - $500 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between The Woodlands and San Antonio is 188 miles. The road distance is 216.9 miles.

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The best way to get from The Woodlands to San Antonio without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 10 min and costs $55 - $110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from The Woodlands to San Antonio, including transfers.

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The best way to get from The Woodlands to San Antonio is to fly which takes 2 h 19 min and costs $170 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $110 and takes 5 h 10 min, you could also train, which costs $75 - $160 and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to San Antonio Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Woodlands to San Antonio is 217 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from The Woodlands to San Antonio.

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United Airlines offers flights from Houston Airport to San Antonio Airport.

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The nearest airport to San Antonio is San Antonio (SAT) Airport which is 7.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Austin (AUS) (73.5 miles) and Killeen (GRK) (120.8 miles).

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Map of how to get from The Woodlands to San Antonio.
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  • Distance: 188.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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

United Airlines flies from The Woodlands to San Antonio every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from The Woodlands to San Antonio hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $490
Train operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Tram from Theatre District Rusk Eb to Magnolia Park Tc Eb
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Bus operators
Metropolitan Transit Harris County
Phone
+1 713-635-4000
Website
ridemetro.org
Bus from Spring Pr to Milam St @ Rusk St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridemetro.org
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 Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from The Woodlands to Spring Pr
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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The best way to get from The Woodlands to Houston Airport is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs $60 - $75.

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