Cheap train tickets from Houston to San Antonio

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How much are train tickets from Houston to San Antonio?

Lowest Price$39.48
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Houston to San Antonio?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Houston to San Antonio is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Houston to San Antonio was $39.48. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

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

The distance between Houston and San Antonio is approximately 189.22 miles, or 304.44 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 5 hours and 10 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 10 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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 day for trains from Houston to San Antonio?

On Sunday trains from Houston to San Antonio are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Houston to San Antonio?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houston to San Antonio route. Amtrak Sunset Limited offers the most scheduled departures between Houston to San Antonio, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves San Antonio with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Houston to San Antonio, which start at $5.26.

One train company connects Houston to San Antonio

Amtrak Sunset Limited

Amtrak Sunset Limited train tickets from Houston to San Antonio start from $39.48, and on average cost $41.63. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Sunset Limited schedules to San Antonio. Amtrak Sunset Limited in Houston leaves from 902 Washington Ave, And in San Antonio trains arrive at 350 Hoefgen St,

From Houston to San Antonio train travel on Amtrak Sunset Limited takes 5 hours and 11 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Antonio faster, Amtrak Sunset Limited offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 10 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to San Antonio on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Sunset Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $41.78 for a one-way weekend reservation from Houston.

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Avg. Time
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Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Houston on their way to San Antonio:
  • 902 Washington Ave
There is one train station where trains from Houston arrive in San Antonio:
  • 350 Hoefgen St