Getting Around San Antonio

The San Antonio International Airport is a modern facility located 13 miles from the downtown River Walk. It is served by 14 major carriers flying domestic and international routes, including nonstop flights to 28 destinations.

San Antonio can be reached in 30 minutes or less by car from any point in Bexar County.

Many taxi companies offer their services in the city, such as: Armadillo Cab (210-444-2222), AAA Taxi Svc (210-599-1111), Concord Cab (210-444-2222), Crown Cab (210-444-2222), Diplomat Cab (210-444-2222), Jet Line Cab (210-444-2222).

VIA Metropolitan Transit provides public transportation in the city. The buses run on several routes. The regular fare is $0.80. Discounted fares are available; a monthly pass costs $20. Besides the bus, there is also a VIA Streetcar, an open air rail, running to several destinations in town. The fare is $0.80. An Amtrak station can also be found in the city. Trains run on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday, from San Antonio to Miami and Los Angeles.