There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham to Matamoros 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.

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Fly to Brownsville  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Brownsville (BRO) BHM - BRO

$332 - $1,502

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Dallas, Tx 1567 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 831 / ...

$119 - $307

4 alternative options

Fly to Harlingen  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Harlingen (HRL) BHM - HRL

$371 - $1,535

Fly to McAllen, bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to McAllen (MFE) BHM - MFE
  2. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to Brownsville, Tx

$349 - $1,537

Train, bus  •  30 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897

$176 - $475

Drive  •  18 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Matamoros 1026.8 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Matamoros is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 18 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Matamoros is to fly which costs $330 - $1,500 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Matamoros. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, Al and arriving at Brownsville, Tx via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 32 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Matamoros is 835 miles. The road distance is 1026.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Matamoros without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 32 min and costs $110 - $310.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Birmingham to Matamoros, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Matamoros bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Birmingham, Al station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Matamoros is to fly which takes 5 h 42 min and costs $330 - $1,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $310 and takes 26 h 32 min.

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There is no direct flight from Birmingham Airport to Brownsville Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 12 min and has one stopover.

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Birmingham to Matamoros bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Brownsville, Tx station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Matamoros is 1027 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 23 min to drive from Birmingham to Matamoros.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Brownsville Airport.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Matamoros.
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  • Distance: 835.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, AL, USA and Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Birmingham to Matamoros hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Matamoros via Dallas, Tx in around 26 h 32 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Birmingham to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Birmingham to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Birmingham to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Birmingham to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Birmingham to Harlingen via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from Birmingham to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Birmingham to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Birmingham to Brownsville via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Birmingham to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Birmingham to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Birmingham to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Birmingham to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Birmingham to Harlingen via Orlando, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Flights from Birmingham to Harlingen via Dallas, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Mcallen, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from McAllen to Brownsville, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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