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There are 8 ways to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island by plane, night bus, shuttle, bus, train, taxi 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  •  7h 34m

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

$307 - $1,285

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Bus, shuttle  •  33h 8m

  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 Harlingen  •  7h 52m

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Harlingen (HRL) CHA - HRL

$301 - $1,127

Fly to McAllen, night bus, shuttle  •  9h 1m

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to McAllen (MFE) CHA - MFE
  2. Take the night 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

Bus, night bus  •  31h 4m

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

$215 - $455

Bus  •  32h 39m

  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, taxi  •  38h 18m

  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 Intermodal Facility to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  5. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Harlingen, Tx 897 / ...
  6. Take a taxi from Harlingen, Tx to South Padre Island

$329 - $726

Drive  •  21h 18m

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

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 21h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island is to fly which costs $300 - $1,300 and takes 7h 34m.

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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 and night bus which takes 31h 4m and costs $210 - $460.

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It takes approximately 7h 34m 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 7h 34m and costs $300 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $450 and takes 32h 39m.

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There is no direct flight from Chattanooga Airport to Brownsville Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 5m and has one stopover.

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South Padre Island is 1h behind Chattanooga Airport (CHA). It is currently 11:37 AM in Chattanooga Airport (CHA) and 10:37 AM in South Padre Island.

Yes, the driving distance between Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island is 1200 miles. It takes approximately 21h 18m 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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Map of how to get from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island.
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  • Distance: 946.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 34m

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 hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chattanooga Airport (CHA) to South Padre Island via Nashville, Tn, Dallas, Tx, and Brownsville, Tx in around 32h 39m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Chattanooga to Brownsville via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Chattanooga to Brownsville via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 51m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,500
Flights from Chattanooga to Harlingen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Chattanooga to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Chattanooga to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Chattanooga to McAllen via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Chattanooga to Harlingen via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Chattanooga to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Harlingen via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Harlingen via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
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 Station
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
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
Night bus from Mcallen, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Night bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
South Padre Shuttle
Website
southpadreshuttle.com
Shuttle from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
myrioride.bookingtool.net
Other operators
Taxi from Harlingen, Tx to South Padre Island
Ave. Duration
51m
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Ubeda Transportation
Phone
+1 956-601-7794

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