There are 7 ways to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Brownsville  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Brownsville (BRO) DFW - BRO

$173 - $428

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle  •  15 h 26 min

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

$96 - $186

5 alternative options

Fly to Harlingen  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Harlingen (HRL) DFW - HRL

$151 - $391

Fly to McAllen, bus, shuttle  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to McAllen (MFE) DFW - 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

$219 - $464

Bus  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 831 / ...

$132 - $242

Train, bus  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897

$162 - $308

Drive  •  10 h

  1. Drive from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to South Padre Island 600.2 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to South Padre Island is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to South Padre Island is to fly which takes 2 h 55 min and costs $170 - $430.

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The distance between Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) and South Padre Island is 756 km. The road distance is 960 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to South Padre Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW), USA and South Padre Island, TX, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to South Padre Island every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport (DFW) to South Padre Island hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 12 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Brownsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to McAllen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Harlingen via Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
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
Once 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
Greyhound USA
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 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 Dallas, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
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, TX to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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