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Cheapest price$1.33
Fastest time2h 0m
Trips per day23
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How many buses go from San Antonio to Houston per day?

There is an average of 31 bus trips per day from San Antonio to Houston, with 5 carriers that operate on this route. Greyhound has the most scheduled buses, with an average of 18 trips per day.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Antonio to Houston?

The cheapest way to travel from San Antonio to Houston is by bus. The earlier you book a ticket the cheaper it will be. The cheapest average price for a bus ticket is ($13.78.), and the travel time is about 3 hours. If you were to fly direct, it would be around an hour long flight, with tickets starting at $200.

What are the best things to see in Houston, Texas?

There are many attractions to see in Houston. There is the Houston Zoo, the Space Center, Downtown Aquarium, amusement parks and more. Houston has attractions for all ages, as well as family oriented places.

How to book cheap bus tickets from San Antonio to Houston

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from San Antonio to Houston is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Antonio to Houston were $11.92. By booking 9 days out, tickets are on average $15.41 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from San Antonio to Houston?

The distance between San Antonio and Houston is approximately 189.22 miles, or 304.44 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 4 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from San Antonio to Houston?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Antonio to Houston by bus is on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Thursday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Which bus should you take from San Antonio to Houston?

Typically there are 23 scheduled buses per day. 5 bus companies serve the route from San Antonio to Houston.

The best option will depend on the time of your trip, available prices and other factors, but Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Antonio to Houston, with an average of 13 trips per day and 277 monthly trips.

Of the 23 trips there are 17 trips that are direct connections to Houston.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from San Antonio to Houston starts at $38.45.

5 carriers offer San Antonio to Houston bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from San Antonio to Houston from $18.56. There are 13 Greyhound schedules from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $23.51 for a Greyhound ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, Greyhound departs to Houston from Bus Terminal - 500 N St Marys St and no other station. In Houston, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from San Antonio to Houston takes 4 hours and 19 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Houston in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 14 trips per day and you could expect to pay $26.11 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 19m
Avg. Price
$23.51

Megabus

Book Megabus from San Antonio to Houston from $1.33. There are 3 Megabus schedules from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $15.23 for a Megabus ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, Megabus departs to Houston from Parking Lot - 840 Probandt St and no other station. In Houston, Megabus arrives at 815 Pierce St at Travis St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Megabus from San Antonio to Houston takes 4 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Houston in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay $19.45 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

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Movies
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Green certified
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Avg. Time
4h 11m
Avg. Price
$15.23

Turimex Internacional

Book Turimex Internacional from San Antonio to Houston from $47.73. There are 7 Turimex Internacional schedules from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $47.83 for a Turimex Internacional ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, Turimex Internacional departs to Houston from Of Turimex Intl and no other station. In Houston, Turimex Internacional arrives at 7011 Harrisburg Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on Turimex Internacional from San Antonio to Houston takes 4 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Turimex Internacional trip will get you to Houston in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Turimex Internacional offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $47.84 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

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WiFi
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Avg. Time
4h 16m
Avg. Price
$47.83

El Expreso Bus

Book El Expreso Bus from San Antonio to Houston from $66.30. There are 1 El Expreso Bus schedules from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $66.30 for a El Expreso Bus ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, El Expreso Bus departs to Houston from Tornado Bus Station and no other station. In Houston, El Expreso Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station - Airport and no other station.

An average trip on El Expreso Bus from San Antonio to Houston takes 3 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available El Expreso Bus trip will get you to Houston in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, El Expreso Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $66.30 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

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WiFi
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Avg. Time
3h 41m
Avg. Price
$66.30

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from San Antonio to Houston from $66.30. There are 2 Tornado Bus schedules from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $66.30 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, Tornado Bus departs to Houston from Tornado Bus Station and no other station. In Houston, Tornado Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station - Airport and 1 other station.

An average trip on Tornado Bus from San Antonio to Houston takes 3 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Houston in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $66.30 for a weekend getaway trip to Houston.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 15m
Avg. Price
$66.30

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 4 stations that have bus departures from San Antonio. Most bus trips to Houston will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 500 N St Marys St
  • Of Turimex Intl
  • Parking Lot - 840 Probandt St
  • Tornado Bus Station
Bus trips arrive in Houston at 7 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Houston for trips arriving from San Antonio:
  • 7011 Harrisburg Blvd
  • Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St
  • 6590 Southwest Hwy
  • 815 Pierce St at Travis St
  • Select Shell Station - 13250 FM 1960 W
  • Tornado Bus Station - Airport
  • Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood