There are 6 ways to get from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) DFW - PVR

$223 - $589

Cheapest option

Bus Grupo Senda  •  37 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Prairie to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th
  2. Take the bus from Austin to Santiago de Querétaro
  3. Take the bus from Querétaro to Terminal de Autobuses de Puerto Vallarta, Francisco Medina Ascencio, Pitillal, Las Mojoneras, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, México

$129 - $263

4 alternative options

Bus via Guadalajara  •  31 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from DFW-Grand Prairie, Texas to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Luis Potosí
  3. Take the bus from San Luis Potosí to Guadalajara
  4. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias

$183 - $224

Train, bus  •  35 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Luis Potosí
  3. Take the bus from San Luis Potosí to Guadalajara
  4. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias

$213 - $320

Bus ETN  •  38 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Monterrey, Mx 9403 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Monterrey to Puerto Vallarta

$152 - $316

Drive  •  22 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta 1319.3 miles

$170 - $260

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

Sun Country Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta via DFW-Grand Prairie, Texas, San Antonio, San Luis Potosí, Guadalajara, Bucerias, and Bucerías in around 31 h 33 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Puerto Vallarta via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from DFW-Grand Prairie, Texas to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Grand Prairie to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from San Antonio to San Luis Potosí
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
turimex.com
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to San Luis Potosí
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$45 - $70
Ejecutivo
$75 - $79
Bus from Austin to Santiago de Querétaro
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $90
Ejecutivo
$99 - $105
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$26 - $40
Full Fare
$27 - $40
Bus from Monterrey to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$75 - $110
Full Fare
$100 - $150
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Terminal de Autobuses de Puerto Vallarta, Francisco Medina Ascencio, Pitillal, Las Mojoneras, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, México
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$30 - $50
Primera Select
$50 - $70
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Monterrey, Mx
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta?

The distance between Arlington and Puerto Vallarta is 1569 km. The road distance is 2111 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta?

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta is to bus which costs $180 - $230 and takes 31 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta?

The quickest way to get from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $220 - $600.

How long does it take to get from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta?

It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Arlington to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.