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San Antonio-Harlingen Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

San Antonio to Harlingen bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$62.77
Fastest time4h 20m
Trips per day3
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from San Antonio to Harlingen right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from San Antonio to Harlingen?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $78.02 was the low point for bus fares from San Antonio to Harlingen. Buses from Harlingen to San Antonio are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $78.02 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 27 minutes to cover the 229 miles (368 kilometers) from San Antonio, TX to Harlingen, TX. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 19.8 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Harlingen. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave San Antonio?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 1:00pm. To see the times for all buses from San Antonio to Harlingen, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from San Antonio to Harlingen every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Texas to Texas without transferring.

What bus companies travel from San Antonio to Harlingen?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from San Antonio, Texas to Harlingen, Texas. Of these two services, Tornado Bus usually offers more choice, with 2 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound17h 55m$67.44
Tornado Bus24h 26m$91.69

Where does the bus leave from in San Antonio?

San Antonio, Texas has two bus stations with service to Harlingen, Texas:

  • Tornado Bus Station
  • Bus Terminal - 500 N St Marys St

Where does the bus arrive in Harlingen?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Harlingen, Texas:

  • US-83 BUS
  • 215 E Monroe Ave

Price trends for buses from San Antonio to Harlingen

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