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How much are train tickets from Tucson to San Antonio?

Lowest Price$96.00
Fastest Train18h 35m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Tucson to San Antonio

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Tucson 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 train 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, train 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Tucson to San Antonio?

In the last month, $96.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Tucson, AZ to San Antonio, TX. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $24.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Tucson to San Antonio?

The distance between Tucson and San Antonio is approximately 762 miles, or 1226 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 18 hours and 35 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Tucson to San Antonio are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Tucson at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Tucson to San Antonio?

Trains leave the station in Tucson twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to San Antonio with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from San Antonio to Tucson. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Tucson to San Antonio for $145.00.

Which train should you take from Tucson to San Antonio?

2 train services operate from Tucson, Arizona to San Antonio, Texas. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Sunset Limited118h 36m$98.26
Amtrak Texas Eagle118h 35m$99.00

Where is the train station in Tucson?

There is one train station in Tucson:

  • 400 N Toole Ave

Where is the train station in San Antonio?

San Antonio has one train station:

  • 350 Hoefgen St

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