The driving distance from San Antonio, Texas to El Paso, Texas is:

553 miles / 890 km

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Driving distance from San Antonio, TX to El Paso, TX

The total driving distance from San Antonio, TX to El Paso, TX is 553 miles or 890 kilometers.

Your trip begins in San Antonio, Texas. It ends in El Paso, Texas.

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Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between San Antonio, TX and El Paso, TX.

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Looking for things to do in El Paso TX? Here are Visit El Paso’s top 10 things to do:

1.Concordia Cemetery – the resting place for over 60,000 historical citizens.

2.Downtown Walking Tour – walk to historical landmarks and historical markers on this 90-minute self-guided walking tour that starts at the southwest corner of San Jacinto Plaza.

3.El Paso Zoo – home to exotic animals from around the world.

4.Franklin Mountains State Park – the largest state park that offers places to hike, bike, climb or run. The park has 37 square miles of desert wilderness, scrub vegetation and open space, and 125 miles of multi-use trails.

5.Historic Mission Trail – learn about El Paso’s 400 years of history including the adobe churches.

6.Hueco Tanks State Historic Site – one of the most historical sites in Texas. A great place for rock climbing.

7.Magoffin Home State Historic Site – an 1875 adobe structure.

8.Museums – El Paso downtown has 4 museums including the Holocaust, Art, History and El Paso Exploreum.

9.Wyler Aerial Tramway – ride on an aerial cable car.

10.Vineyards – check out the unique vineyards in El Paso.

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San Antonio, Texas

City: San Antonio
State: Texas
Country: United States
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El Paso, Texas

City: El Paso
State: Texas
Country: United States
Category: cities

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