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Dallas-San Antonio Bus Schedule
Dallas to San Antonio bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||4h 20m|
|Trips per day||10|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is there a Megabus from Dallas to San Antonio?
Is there Uber in San Antonio, Texas?
Is San Antonio closer to Houston or Dallas?
Is it safe to travel by bus from Dallas to San Antonio 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 Dallas to San Antonio?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $25.18 was the low point for bus fares from Dallas to San Antonio. Buses from San Antonio to Dallas are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $25.18 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 23 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $35.63 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 21 minutes to cover the 252 miles (406 kilometers) from Dallas, TX to San Antonio, 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?
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Dallas?
The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Dallas to San Antonio, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Dallas to San Antonio every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 16 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Dallas to San Antonio; ticket prices start at $19.00.
What bus companies travel from Dallas to San Antonio?
There are 3 bus lines from Dallas, Texas to San Antonio, Texas. With 9 daily trips, Tornado Bus usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
Where does the bus leave from in Dallas?
Buses to San Antonio leave from multiple locations in Dallas, Texas. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:
- Tornado Bus Station - 8630 E RL Thornton Fwy
- 501 E Jefferson Blvd
- Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St
Where does the bus arrive in San Antonio?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in San Antonio, Texas:
- Tornado Bus Station
- Bus Terminal - 500 N St Marys St
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