There are 8 ways to get from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE) by plane, bus, 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 Houston to McAllen  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to McAllen (MFE) IAH - MFE

$161 - $553

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 9095 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx 831 / ...

$58 - $134

6 alternative options

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Harlingen, bus  •  4 h 9 min

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

$177 - $354

Fly Houston to Harlingen, bus  •  4 h 31 min

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

$157 - $526

Fly Houston to Brownsville, bus  •  5 h 22 min

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

$151 - $705

Train, bus  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx 831 / ...

$79 - $182

Bus Turimex Internacional  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to Laredo
  2. Take the bus from Laredo, TX to McAllen Monterrey-Matamoros / ...

$114 - $141

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE) 350.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Houston and McAllen Airport (MFE) is 305 miles. The road distance is 350.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE) without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE) is to fly which takes 3 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to McAllen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE) is 350 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to drive from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE).

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United Airlines offers flights from Houston Airport to McAllen Airport.

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There are 88+ hotels available in McAllen Airport (MFE). Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Airport is to line 102 bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE).
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  • Distance: 305.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and McAllen Airport (MFE), USA?

United Airlines flies from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE) 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to McAllen Airport (MFE) via San Antonio, Tx and Mcallen, Tx in around 8 h 47 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to McAllen
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Houston to Harlingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Houston to Brownsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Harlingen
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 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

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 Harlingen, Tx to Mcallen, Tx
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Brownsville, Tx to Mcallen, 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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Harlingen, Tx to McAllen, TX
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Brownsville, TX to McAllen, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Laredo, TX to McAllen
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to Laredo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
turimex.com

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