Travel from SAS to DOA

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$125 | 1d 10h 11min Flight$381 | 7h 30min Bus166 lb of CO2
  1. Train$215
    1d 1h 59min · 284 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$208
    1d 5h 55min · 166 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$381
    7h 30min · 674 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$150
    18h 48min · 213 lb of CO2

SAS to DOA Trains

train tickets from San Antonio to Dowagiac

$217 · 1d 1h 59min
AmtrakAmtrak SAS train to DOA
Train Tickets
About $217
Travel Duration
1d 1h 59min
San Antonio - SAS
Amtrak from SAS to CHIAmtrak · 1d 10minTexas Eagle
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to DOAAmtrak · 1h 49minWolverine
Dowagiac - DOA

train tickets from San Antonio to Niles

$216 · 1d 1h 49min
AmtrakAmtrak SAS train to NLS
Train Tickets
About $216
Travel Duration
1d 1h 49min
San Antonio - SAS
Amtrak from SAS to CHIAmtrak · 1d 10minTexas Eagle
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to NLSAmtrak · 1h 38minWolverine
Niles - NLS

train tickets from San Antonio to Elkhart

$218 · 1d 2h 10min
AmtrakAmtrak SAS train to EKH
Train Tickets
About $218
Travel Duration
1d 2h 10min
San Antonio - SAS
Amtrak from SAS to CHIAmtrak · 1d 10minTexas Eagle
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to EKHAmtrak · 2h 0minCapitol Limited
Elkhart - EKH

train tickets from San Antonio to South Bend

$215 · 1d 1h 48min
AmtrakAmtrak SAS train to SOB
Train Tickets
About $215
Travel Duration
1d 1h 48min
San Antonio - SAS
Amtrak from SAS to CHIAmtrak · 1d 10minTexas Eagle
Chicago - CHI
Amtrak from CHI to SOBAmtrak · 1h 38minCapitol Limited
South Bend - SOB

SAS to DOA Buses

bus tickets from San Antonio to Benton Harbor

$208 · 1d 5h 55min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 5h 55min

bus tickets from San Antonio to South Bend

$125 · 1d 10h 11min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $125
Travel Duration
1d 10h 11min

bus tickets from Castroville to Benton Harbor

$211 · 1d 6h 24min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $211
Travel Duration
1d 6h 24min

bus tickets from Castroville to South Bend

$208 · 1d 6h 4min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 6h 4min

SAS to DOA Flights

bus tickets from SAT to SBN

$381 · 7h 30min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $381
Travel Duration
7h 30min

Drive from SAS to DOA

Driving from SAS to DOA

$150 · 18h 48min

It's 1109 miles between SAS to DOA. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 48min and 19h 44min from SAS to DOA under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 40min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to DOA by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

Our recommendation to DOA

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from SAS to DOA?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus, flight or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

SAS to DOA MI - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from SAS to DOA. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to DOA is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the SAS/DOA buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from SAS is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between SAS TX and DOA during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from SAS to DOA? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of DOA traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to DOA is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from SAS to DOA?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from SAS to DOA is by bus. The bus costs $125 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 11 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from SAS to DOA?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between SAS area and DOA, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 59 minutes. We recommend catching the train at SAS San Antonio Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from SAS. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from SAS to DOA by car?

The total distance between SAS and DOA is 1109 miles and will take you about 18 hours 48 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

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