There are 8 ways to get from Fort Worth to South Padre Island by train, plane, bus, shuttle 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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Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Brownsville  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Brownsville (BRO) DFW - BRO

$179 - $439

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Bus, shuttle  •  15 h 26 min

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

$106 - $207

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Train to Dallas, fly to Harlingen  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Victory Station
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Harlingen (HRL) DAL - HRL

$179 - $349

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Harlingen  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Harlingen (HRL) DFW - HRL

$159 - $409

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to McAllen, bus, shuttle  •  7 h 33 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

$224 - $473

Bus  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897 / ...

$140 - $251

Train, bus  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Corpus C West, Tx 895 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Corpus C West, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897

$168 - $321

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to South Padre Island 574.3 miles

$55 - $85

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The distance between Fort Worth and South Padre Island is 460 miles. The road distance is 574.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Worth to South Padre Island without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Fort Worth to South Padre Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Brownsville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 38 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Worth to South Padre Island is 574 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 33 min to drive from Fort Worth to South Padre Island.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth 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 Fort Worth to South Padre Island.
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  • Distance: 460.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Fort Worth, TX, USA and South Padre Island, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Worth to South Padre Island via Dallas, Tx and Brownsville, Tx in around 14 h 38 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Harlingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dallas to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dallas to Harlingen via Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Harlingen via Austin
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Brownsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to McAllen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Harlingen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Victory Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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 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

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 Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
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 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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