The driving time from Dallas, Texas to San Antonio, Texas is:

4 hours, 32 minutes

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Driving time from Dallas, TX to San Antonio, TX

How long is the drive from Dallas, TX to San Antonio, TX? The total driving time is 4 hours, 32 minutes.

Your trip begins in Dallas, Texas. It ends in San Antonio, Texas.

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San Antonio’s River Walk is the most popular tourist attraction in San Antonio. The River Walk is along San Antonio River with pathways and waterways that take you through the city’s historic sites, arched stone bridges, famous restaurants, cultural spots, hotels and shops.

According to, the river has symbolized the heart and soul of the city since the beginning. It was a gathering place for Native Americans, the first civilian Spanish settlers built their homes by the river in the 1700s, in the late 1920s, the local government and business leaders helped transform it into San Antonio’s urban ecosystem.

Tourists can take a 35-minute ride on one of the river cruisers, open daily from 9 am to 9 pm. The River Walk known as Paseo del Rio in Spanish is America’s largest urban ecosystem. It is only steps from the Alamo and Missions. Visit the 18th century Catholic missions like Alamo, mission San Jose, Mission Concepcion, Mission San Juan and Mission Espada.

San Antonio has North America’s largest concentration of Spanish colonial missions.

Dallas, Texas

City: Dallas
State: Texas
Country: United States
Category: cities

San Antonio, Texas

City: San Antonio
State: Texas
Country: United States
Category: cities

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