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Need a charter bus in San Antonio? CharterUP has everything you need to get a quote and get your bus secured in record time. Whether you’re in town to shop around at El Mercado, put on a convention at the Henry B. González Convention Center, or just stroll the RiverWalk with your family, CharterUP’s extensive marketplace has the perfect minibus, shuttle bus, or full-size charter bus for you.

Check out our platform to compare charter bus pricing and get a San Antonio bus rental quote!

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As soon as you confirm your reservation via our secure booking page, you can review your full itinerary and other details about your trip.


San Antonio’s First and Only Charter Bus Marketplace

With CharterUP’s marketplace, you can book your San Antonio charter bus with confidence. Compare bus prices, operator reviews, amenities, and safety records all in one place so you’ll know you’re getting the best in the business. CharterUP pulls pricing and availability data from hundreds of bus companies in real time, so you always know exactly what to expect when you select your San Antonio bus provider.

Need a custom fleet for a large group? Instead of calling multiple bus operators and waiting for vendors to get back to you with quotes, you can gather all of the buses you need all in CharterUP’s fully-integrated self-serve platform. From there, all you’ll have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride to San Antonio.

Why Book a Charter Bus in San Antonio?

Traveling with a group can be a hassle when you’re picking designated drivers, trying to keep a caravan together between snack stops and pit stops, and sitting crammed in the back seat of a car for hours. With a charter bus rental, your group can stretch their legs, keep cool in the Texas heat with onboard air conditioning, watch their favorite movies with TVs, and even keep pit stops to a minimum with onboard restrooms.

Plus, you’ll get to enjoy the services of a professional charter bus driver who will handle all parking and navigating during your San Antonio trip. Never get stuck searching endlessly for available parking spots or wondering if you made a wrong turn–once you’ve booked, your #1 priority will be to enjoy your trip.

Load up your itinerary with only the things you want to see in San Antonio, and let a professional bus driver take the wheel! Check out CharterUP’s self-serve platform to book your San Antonio charter bus.

Explore San Antonio on your Own Schedule with a Private Charter Bus

With a charter bus, you can set your own itinerary of your favorite San Antonio stops and let a professional bus driver take the wheel. Head out to support the Spurs, make a pit stop at Tower of the Americas to enjoy 360-degree views of the city, grab lunch and do some shopping at El Mercado, or explore the city’s Hispanic heritage on a personalized history tour.

Once you’ve got an idea of your San Antonio itinerary and a headcount for your trip, head to CharterUP’s self-serve platform to see what bus models are available in your area, compare prices and safety ratings from hundreds of companies, and get your private charter bus rental booked and ready!

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Check out The Alamo with Your Tour Group

It’s hard to picture “San Antonio” without thinking about the famous Alamo. This historic fortress is one of the United States’ most popular historic sites and houses hundreds of years of Texas history. Visitors can take a guided tour of the grounds, explore the museum’s collections, and see special events that commemorate the 1836 Battle of the Alamo.

While buses aren’t permitted to park at The Alamo, your bus driver can drop off your group at the Houston Street gate and return when you’re ready to head on to the next stop. Check out the City of San Antonio’s bus parking guide for instructions on the best place to store your bus in between stops!

Shuttle Wedding Guests Through San Antonio with Ease

From bachelor and bachelorette parties to bridal luncheons to the big day itself, we know that putting on a wedding requires nailing down transportation logistics for a lot of people. With CharterUP’s platform, you can reserve shuttle buses between venues on your big day, minibuses for group wedding party trips, or charter buses to bring family members into San Antonio. Whether you’re hosting an upscale affair above the city at The Skyline or getting married among beautiful blooms at the San Antonio Botanical Garden, CharterUP can help you find the perfect bus transportation between private events for you and your guests.

Spend a Day Exploring the River Walk

Stretching 15 miles throughout the city and guiding visitors to shops, restaurants, cafes, museums, and more, San Antonio’s River Walk is beloved by locals and visitors alike. You can drop in at your favorite RiverWalk spots like the San Antonio Museum of Modern Art, several San Antonio missions, Esquire Tavern, or Casa Rio (home to the iconic brightly-colored waterfront umbrellas!); or start your walk where E. Hildebrand Ave crosses the river and make your way to the end of the walk at Mission Espada. With a charter bus rental by your side, your group can decide how much you want to walk and when you want to pack up your souvenirs and drive to your next stop.

Check out Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Morgan’s Wonderland, and More with your Group

Whether it’s for a family day, daycare outing, or work team-building event, local spots like Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Aquatica San Antonio, or Morgan’s Wonderland are great places to unwind, enjoy some great food, and even experience a few thrills. And with CharterUP, your group won’t have to split into multiple cars or worry about who’s going to drive. Book a minibus for smaller groups or a full-size charter bus for large teams, and leave the driving to a professional.

CharterUP can also help you find an ADA-Accessible charter bus rental for groups heading to the accessibility-focused Morgan’s Wonderland. You can use our self-serve platform to compare buses to find options with the features you need. If you have any questions about charter bus options or accessibility, just give our team a call at 1-855-920-2287.

Explore beyond San Antonio with CharterUP

With CharterUP, you don’t have to be confined to San Antonio. We service cities across the country, including multiple exciting destinations right in Texas and only a short drive away from San Antonio. From El Paso charter bus rentals to charter bus rentals in Austin, our self-serve platform can get you quotes to countless destinations in a matter of minutes. And if you are looking to take a longer road trip, a charter bus is perfect for the drive! Rent a charter bus in Dallas four hours away, a Houston charter bus three hours away, or even a New Orleans charter bus eight hour away. Our network can do it all!

Popular Trips from San Antonio:

  • Austin, TX: 1 hour (79 miles)
  • Dallas, TX: 4 hours (270 miles)
  • Houston, TX: 3 hours (200 miles)
  • New Orleans, LA: 8 hours (540 miles)

(Miles and times are approximate)

Transport San Antonio Students Safely With CharterUP’s Verified Bus Network

Got a trip coming up for your students, daycare attendees, or summer camp? CharterUP’s platform connects you with hundreds of bus options designed to keep your students safe and entertained. We only work with professional, fully-vetted charter bus drivers so you can trust that your students are always in safe hands, and that buses on our platform are clean, modern, and up-to-date on all necessary safety maintenance. Additionally, students and chaperones can enjoy WiFi access en route, comfortable cushioned seats, and onboard TVs with DVD players to show movies or educational videos before you reach your destination.

Book a Bus for Field Trips or School Athletic Events in San Antonio

CharterUP’s platform can help you find buses for all types of field trips and athletic events in San Antonio, from big yearly trips to the Alamo to charter buses in Plano for away games to quick team-building outings at Knight Watch. Book a full fleet of charter buses to accommodate your school’s sports team, or keep it small with one or two minibuses. Wherever you’re headed, you’ll have plenty of onboard entertainment options, overhead storage for backpacks, undercarriage storage for sporting or presentation equipment, and a safe charter bus rental by your side.

Provide Safe And Reliable Transportation For Your San Antonio Employees

Shuttle Employees to Offices, Construction Sites, Hospitals, and More

With plenty of national and international businesses headquartered in San Antonio, employees always need an easy way to get around while businesses always need new ways to attract talented employees. Why not offer a shuttle service for employees to make the commute a little more enjoyable?

With CharterUP’s self-serve platform, you can choose from multiple models of minibuses, full-size charter buses, and more to tailor your San Antonio employee shuttle bus service to your organization. Book your shuttle and let a professional driver move employees between offsite parking lots, remote job sites, local neighborhoods, and more–all on your pre-determined schedule. Plus, employees can enjoy WiFi, air conditioning, plenty of legroom, overhead storage for backpacks, and more to make their daily commute easier and free of stress.

Book VIP Bus Shuttles for San Antonio Conferences and Trade Shows

Hosting an event at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center? CharterUP will help you find as many buses as you need to shuttle guests between the center, local hotels, restaurants and bars, and more during your event. Pick up event guests at the Hilton Palacio del Rio or the Westin Riverwalk and bring them directly to the center so no one has to worry about walking in the San Antonio heat or wondering which entrance they need to enter at. We also offer charter bus rentals in Atlanta, charter bus rental in NYC, and other major cities for all your business travel needs.

Reserve Secure Transportation Between San Antonio Military Bases

CharterUP is always prepared to provide secure and discreet bus transportation services to Randolph AFB, Lackland AFB, Fort Sam Houston, and Camp Bullis. Our self-serve platform lets you sort by bus size, amenities, and more so you can secure a bus with plenty of storage space, lots of legroom, and even onboard restrooms to make the trip comfortable for your troops. If you have any questions about security or other charter bus amenities, call our team at 1-855-920-2287.

Secure Your San Antonio Charter Bus Rental Today

CharterUP’s self-serve platform makes it easy to get a quote for your San Antonio charter bus rental. With your headcount, rough itinerary, and pickup and dropoff location, you can head into our app and get a quote on your San Antonio bus in record time!

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know that my group will be safe when we travel with CharterUP?

CharterUP only partners with bus operators who share our vision for delivering the highest level of service and safety to all passengers. All bus operators go through a rigorous vetting process, which includes reviewing safety records, on-time performance, and customer reviews. Additionally, CharterUP requires bus operators to maintain high standards surrounding timeliness, cleanliness, and overall customer satisfaction.


CharterUP’s services are designed to meet the needs of schools, corporations, sports teams, church groups, wedding parties, and more. Groups and companies that travel frequently can partner with CharterUP to take advantage of additional benefits reserved for recurring customers.


CharterUP’s online marketplace displays safety ratings, recent reviews, and detailed vehicle descriptions so you can see exactly what to expect when you make your reservation. Our platform also allows you to communicate directly with bus operators, giving you the opportunity to ask any questions you may have and ensure that you’re booking the right bus for your group.


Simply input your travel details and our platform will generate real-time pricing and availability from our network of hundreds of bus operators across the U.S.

From there, you can compare vehicles, prices, operator reviews, on-time performance, safety records, and amenities all in one place. Once you’ve selected the bus that best fits your needs, you can book your reservation and receive confirmation right away.


CharterUP’s network of more than 4,000 vehicles includes minibuses, coach buses, and luxurious motor coaches. Amenities can include reclining seats, air conditioning, on-board restrooms, Wi-Fi, power outlets, and entertainment options such as TV screens or DVD players.


At CharterUP, we understand that sometimes plans change, and we’re here to help make any adjustments as smooth as possible. While it’s always best to finalize your itinerary in advance, we know that there are many moving pieces involved in travel, and we’re happy to work with you to make any necessary changes or cancellations. Changes can only be made up to 3 days before your trip.

CharterUP also offers a flexible refund policy:

  • 100% refund: Cancellations 30 days or more from pickup
  • 90% refund: Cancellations between 29 days and 72 hours from pickup
  • No refund: Cancellations fewer than 72 hours from pickup

*All refund percentages are based on the total amount of the booked trip.

For more information about our policies, refer to our complete Terms & Conditions.


Once you’ve found the perfect bus for your trip and accepted a quote, you will be directed to a payment page to confirm your reservation. At that time, a deposit of 10% will be due to secure your booking. The confirmation screen will also show the date by which the remainder of the payment is due. We require a valid credit card to be on file to secure a reservation.


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