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Journey Information

San Antonio to Richmond bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€126.54
Shortest Duration35h 15m
Trips per day3
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from San Antonio to Richmond 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 Richmond?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €126.54 was the low point for bus fares from San Antonio to Richmond. Buses from Richmond to San Antonio are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €126.54 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 37 hours and 12 minutes to cover the 1333 miles (2145 kilometers) from San Antonio, TX to Richmond, VA. However, the fastest bus only takes 35 hours and 15 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?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from San Antonio to Richmond for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave San Antonio?

The first bus leaves at 11:00 and the last bus leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all buses from San Antonio to Richmond, 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 Richmond 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 Richmond; ticket prices start at €168.72.

What bus companies travel from San Antonio to Richmond?

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

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound21d 13h 18m€153.68
Tornado Bus41d 12h 54m€252.74

Where does the bus leave from in San Antonio?

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

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

Where does the bus arrive in Richmond?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Richmond, Virginia:

  • Bus Terminal - 2910 N Blvd
  • El Rey Supermarket

Price trends for buses from San Antonio to Richmond

Monthly average prices


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