Cheap Austin to San Antonio  train tickets

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How much are Austin to San Antonio train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from Austin to San Antonio ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Austin 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 Austin to San Antonio was $12.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $5.16 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 journey from Austin to San Antonio ? How far is Austin to San Antonio ?

The distance between Austin to San Antonio is 73.64 miles or 118.47 km. A train trip from Austin to San Antonio typically takes 3 hours and 25 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Antonio faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Texas Eagle. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 25 minutes to get from Austin to San Antonio.

A train getaway to San Antonio clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in San Antonio before you have to hop on the train back to Austin. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to San Antonio. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.

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

Amtrak Texas Eagle has the most connections between Austin to San Antonio

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Austin to San Antonio route. Amtrak Texas Eagle offers the most scheduled departures between Austin to San Antonio, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves San Antonio with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Austin to San Antonio, which start at $1.00.

One train carrier connects Austin to San Antonio

Amtrak Texas Eagle

Amtrak Texas Eagle train tickets from Austin to San Antonio start from $12.00, and on average cost $13.53. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Texas Eagle schedules to San Antonio. Amtrak Texas Eagle in Austin leaves from 250 N Lamar Blvd, And in San Antonio trains arrive at 350 Hoefgen St,

From Austin to San Antonio train travel on Amtrak Texas Eagle takes 3 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Antonio faster, Amtrak Texas Eagle offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 25 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to San Antonio on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Texas Eagle scheduled trip per day, which will cost $13.56 for a one-way weekend reservation from Austin.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Austin on their way to San Antonio. The busiest departure station in Austin serving this route is 250 N Lamar Blvd.
  • 250 N Lamar Blvd
There is one train station where trains arrive in San Antonio from Austin., The busiest departure station in Austin serving this route is 350 Hoefgen St.
  • 350 Hoefgen St