San Antonio International Airport
Recently renovated, the San Antonio International Airport is well-connected to two major highways making it an easy drive from San Antonio. Although it doesn't have a wide selection of shopping and dining options, the airport offers a warm and friendly environment for air travellers.
San Antonio International Airport serves eight million
passengers each year and there are flights connecting it to a
number of major destinations across North America. These include,
Washington DC, New York, Detroit, Chicago, Atlanta and even Mexico
City and Cancun to name a few.
The airport is located eight miles (12km) from San Antonio city centre.
Getting to the city
VIA Metropolitan Transit Bus 5 connects the airport to the city. Buses run frequently between about 5.30am and 9.30pm and a one-way fare costs around $3. The journey takes about half an hour by bus. Shuttles, taxis and rental cars are also available at the airport.
GMT -6 (GMT -5 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).
Tel: +1 210 207 3433
Car rental companies at the airport include Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty.
Taxis are available at the airport and usually don't need to be pre-booked. The approximate fare for a journey to downtown San Antonio from the airport starts at around $30.
Transfer between terminals
A covered walkway connects the terminals.
Airport facilities include ATMs, bars, restaurants, duty-free shopping and other shops, a shoeshine service, a lost and found, art exhibitions, a chapel and emergency medical services.
Parking is available in the Green Lot and the Parking Garage at daily rates of $8 and $11 respectively. There is also a Cell Phone Lot for pick-ups and a Red Lot for overflow.
Flights to San Antonio International Airport are available on US Airways, United Airlines, United Express, Delta Airlines, Delta Connection, AirTran Airways, Aeroméxico, Connect, Aeromar, American Airlines, Continental, Frontier Airlines, VivaAerobus, American Eagle, Aeroméxico and Southwest Airlines.
Wifi is available free of charge.
Terminal A houses the Never 2 Late Business & Travel Centre, which provides a range of business facilities and meeting rooms. Both terminals have computer stations.
San Antonio International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.