There are 8 ways to get from Houston to Matamoros by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Houston to Brownsville  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Brownsville (BRO) IAH - BRO

$122 - $654

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9095 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897

$54 - $137

6 alternative options

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Harlingen, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Harlingen (HRL) HOU - HRL
  2. Take the bus from Harlingen, Tx to Brownsville, Tx

$171 - $345

Fly Houston to Harlingen, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Harlingen (HRL) IAH - HRL
  2. Take the bus from Harlingen, Tx to Brownsville, Tx

$151 - $517

Fly Houston to McAllen, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to McAllen (MFE) IAH - MFE
  2. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to Brownsville, Tx

$179 - $589

Train, bus  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897

$75 - $185

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to San Antonio, TX
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Matamoros Ciudad Juárez-Matamoros / ...

$65 - $100

Drive  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Matamoros 357 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Matamoros is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Houston to Matamoros is to fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs $120 - $700.

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The distance between Houston and Matamoros is 480 km. The road distance is 571 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Houston to Matamoros, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Matamoros. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Brownsville, Tx via San Antonio, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico?

United Airlines flies from Houston to Matamoros 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Matamoros via San Antonio, Tx in around 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Brownsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Houston to Harlingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Houston to McAllen
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Harlingen
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harlingen, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Mcallen, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
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 Harlingen, Tx to Brownsville, TX
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from McAllen to Brownsville, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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