Cheap train tickets from Phoenix to San Antonio


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How much are train tickets from Phoenix to San Antonio?

Lowest Price$141.00
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Phoenix to San Antonio?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Phoenix 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 Phoenix to San Antonio was $144.50. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $57.50 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 Phoenix to San Antonio?

The distance between Phoenix and San Antonio is approximately 847.17 miles, or 1363.04 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 23 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 23 hours and 5 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 Phoenix to San Antonio?

On Tuesday trains from Phoenix 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Phoenix to San Antonio

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to San Antonio. One train carrier operates regular service on the Phoenix to San Antonio route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Phoenix to San Antonio, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Phoenix to San Antonio, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Phoenix to San Antonio, which start at $119.00.

One train company connects Phoenix to San Antonio


Amtrak train tickets from Phoenix to San Antonio start from $141.00, and on average cost $183.94. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to San Antonio. Amtrak in Phoenix leaves from City-to-City Transport Desk - 3400 E Sky Harbor Blvd and one other station. And in San Antonio trains arrive at 350 Hoefgen St,

From Phoenix to San Antonio train travel on Amtrak takes 23 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Antonio faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 23 hours and 5 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $213.50 for a one-way train ticket to San Antonio.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to San Antonio that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Phoenix are:
  • City-to-City Transport Desk - 3400 E Sky Harbor Blvd
  • 2717 W Bell Rd
There is one train station where trains arrive in San Antonio from Phoenix. These are the busiest arriving stations in San Antonio:
  • 350 Hoefgen St