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Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration3h 15m
Trips per day24
bus carriers5
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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 much does a bus ticket from San Antonio to Houston cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Antonio to Houston were $19.51.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from San Antonio to Houston is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 28 days out, tickets are on average $6.58 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 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 15 minutes.

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 usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Wednesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from San Antonio to Houston?

On average there are 24 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Antonio to Houston, with an average of 13 trips per day and 274 monthly trips. 5 bus carriers serve the route from San Antonio to Houston. Of the 24 trips there are 18 trips that are direct connections to Houston.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from San Antonio to Houston start at $30.00.

5 carriers offer San Antonio to Houston bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from San Antonio to Houston from $13.00. There are 13 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $19.54 for a Greyhound ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, Greyhound departs to Houston from Bus Terminal - 500 N St Marys St, 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 25 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Houston in 3 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 13 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $21.19 for a weekend trip to Houston.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 25m
Avg. Price
$19.54

Megabus

Book Megabus from San Antonio to Houston from $1.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Megabus from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $17.60 for a Megabus ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, Megabus departs to Houston from Parking Lot - 840 Probandt St, In Houston, Megabus arrives at 815 Pierce St at Travis St and one other station.

An average trip on Megabus from San Antonio to Houston takes 4 hours and 19 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Houston in 3 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $19.12 for a weekend trip to Houston.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Green certified
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 19m
Avg. Price
$17.60

Turimex Internacional

Book Turimex Internacional from San Antonio to Houston from $35.00. There are 6 trips per day offered by Turimex Internacional from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $35.84 for a Turimex Internacional ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, Turimex Internacional departs to Houston from Of Turimex Intl, In Houston, Turimex Internacional arrives at 7011 Harrisburg Blvd,

An average trip on Turimex Internacional from San Antonio to Houston takes 4 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available Turimex Internacional trip will get you to Houston in 3 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Turimex Internacional offers 7 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $35.80 for a weekend trip to Houston.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 15m
Avg. Price
$35.84

El Expreso Bus

Book El Expreso Bus from San Antonio to Houston from $50.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by El Expreso Bus from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $50.00 for a El Expreso Bus ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, El Expreso Bus departs to Houston from Tornado Bus Station, In Houston, El Expreso Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood and 4 other stations.

An average trip on El Expreso Bus from San Antonio to Houston takes 3 hours and 57 minutes, while the fastest available El Expreso Bus trip will get you to Houston in 3 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, El Expreso Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $50.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Houston.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 57m
Avg. Price
$50.00

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from San Antonio to Houston from $50.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Tornado Bus from San Antonio to Houston and you can expect on average to pay $50.00 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Houston. In San Antonio, Tornado Bus departs to Houston from Tornado Bus Station, In Houston, Tornado Bus arrives at Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood and one other station.

An average trip on Tornado Bus from San Antonio to Houston takes 3 hours and 46 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Houston in 3 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $50.00 for a weekend trip to Houston.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 46m
Avg. Price
$50.00

Plan your next adventure

There are 4 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Houston will depart from these stations in San Antonio:
  • Bus Terminal - 500 N St Marys St
  • Of Turimex Intl
  • Parking Lot - 840 Probandt St
  • Tornado Bus Station
Buses 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 - Lockwood
  • Tornado Bus Station - Airport

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