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There are 7 ways to get from Freedom Rides Museum 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Brownsville  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Montgomery (MGM) to Brownsville (BRO) MGM - BRO

$394 - $1,704

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center to New Orleans
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897 / ...

$183 - $279

5 alternative options

Fly to McAllen, night bus, shuttle  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Montgomery (MGM) to McAllen (MFE) MGM - 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

$449 - $1,778

Bus, train, taxi  •  29 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center to New Orleans
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Harlingen, Tx 897 / ...
  4. Take a taxi from Harlingen, Tx to South Padre Island

$268 - $519

Bus, train, night bus  •  29 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center to New Orleans
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx

$223 - $454

Bus, train, shuttle  •  33 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center to New Orleans
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Harlingen, Tx
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas

$202 - $403

Drive  •  18 h

  1. Drive from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island 1010.6 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 18 h.

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The quickest way to get from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island is to fly which costs $390 - $1,700 and takes 9 h 41 min.

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The distance between Freedom Rides Museum and South Padre Island is 789 miles. The road distance is 1010.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 7 min and costs $180 - $280.

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It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to get from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island is to fly which takes 9 h 41 min and costs $390 - $1,700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $180 - $280 and takes 26 h 7 min.

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There is no direct flight from Montgomery Airport to Brownsville Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island is 1011 miles. It takes approximately 18 h to drive from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island.

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American Airlines offers flights from Montgomery Airport to Brownsville Airport.

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There are 747+ hotels available in South Padre Island. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island.
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  • Distance: 788.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 41 min

What companies run services between Freedom Rides Museum, AL, USA and South Padre Island, TX, USA?

American Airlines flies from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Freedom Rides Museum to South Padre Island via Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center, New Orleans, San Antonio, Probandt Opposite King Roger, Centro Plaza - Ne Corner, E. Houston & Navarro, San Antonio, Tx, and Brownsville, Tx in around 26 h 7 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montgomery to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Montgomery to Brownsville via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Montgomery to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Montgomery to McAllen via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
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 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
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
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
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Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from New Orleans to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
megabus.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Harlingen, Tx to South Padre Island
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Ubeda Transportation
Phone
+1 956-601-7794

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