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Journey Information

San Antonio to Indianapolis bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€96.71
Shortest Duration26h 5m
Trips per day3
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from San Antonio to Indianapolis 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.

Does the bus take you directly from San Antonio to Indianapolis?

Unfortunately there are currently no buses that go the entire distance from San Antonio to Indianapolis. At some point, you will need to switch onto another vehicle to complete the journey, such as a local shuttle or even a train. More details are available as you peruse individual tickets.

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

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €104.42 was the low point for bus fares from San Antonio to Indianapolis. Buses from Indianapolis to San Antonio are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €104.42 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. You should book at least 8 days in advance. By doing so, you could save €42.39 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 33 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 1000 miles (1609 kilometers) from San Antonio, TX to Indianapolis, IN. However, the fastest bus only takes 26 hours and 4.8 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 Indianapolis. 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, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave San Antonio?

The first bus leaves at 01:00 and the last bus leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all buses from San Antonio to Indianapolis, 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 Indianapolis every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from San Antonio to Indianapolis; ticket prices start at €118.11.

What bus companies travel from San Antonio to Indianapolis?

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

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound21d 10h 2m€109.70
Tornado Bus41d 2h 45m€233.53

Where does the bus leave from in San Antonio?

Buses to Indianapolis leave from multiple locations in San Antonio, Texas. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

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

Where does the bus arrive in Indianapolis?

Buses arrive in Indianapolis at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Indianapolis, Indiana:

  • Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr
  • TBC Indianapolis
  • 350 S Illinois St

Price trends for buses from San Antonio to Indianapolis

Monthly average prices


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