There are 8 ways to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island by plane, bus, shuttle, 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  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Brownsville (BRO) CHA - BRO

$307 - $1,285

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle  •  31 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Harlingen, Tx 895 / ...
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas

$179 - $399

6 alternative options

Fly to McAllen, bus, shuttle  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to McAllen (MFE) CHA - MFE
  2. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas

$363 - $1,365

Fly to Corpus Christi, bus, shuttle  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Corpus Christi (CRP) CHA - CRP
  2. Take the bus from Corpus Christi, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas

$312 - $1,102

Bus via San Antonio, Tx  •  29 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  4. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897 / ...

$221 - $469

Bus  •  31 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897 / ...

$215 - $445

Bus, train  •  36 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
  5. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Corpus C West, Tx 895 / ...
  6. Take the bus from Corpus C West, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897

$292 - $679

Drive  •  21 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island 1200.2 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The distance between Chattanooga Airport (CHA) and South Padre Island is 946 miles. The road distance is 1200.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island without a car is to bus which takes 29 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island is to fly which takes 7 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 29 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Chattanooga Airport to Brownsville Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 43 min and has one stopover.

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South Padre Island is 1 h behind Chattanooga Airport (CHA). It is currently 10:19 PM in Chattanooga Airport (CHA) and 9:19 PM in South Padre Island.

Yes, the driving distance between Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island is 1200 miles. It takes approximately 21 h 18 min to drive from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island.

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

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There are 743+ hotels available in South Padre Island. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island.
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  • Distance: 946.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 12 min

What companies run services between Chattanooga Airport (CHA), USA and South Padre Island, TX, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island via Atlanta, Ga, Houston, Tx, San Antonio, Tx, and Brownsville, Tx in around 29 h 52 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Chattanooga to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Chattanooga to Brownsville via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Chattanooga to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Chattanooga to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Chattanooga to McAllen via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Chattanooga to Corpus Christi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Corpus Christi via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Corpus Christi via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Chattanooga to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Chattanooga to Corpus Christi via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
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 Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Corpus Christi, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Corpus C West, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Corpus C West, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from McAllen, TX to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Corpus Christi West to Brownsville, TX
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
South Padre Shuttle
Website
southpadreshuttle.com
Shuttle from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
myrioride.bookingtool.net

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