There are 7 ways to get from Laredo to South Padre Island by bus, taxi, car, plane or shuttle

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

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Laredo, TX to Brownsville, TX Monterrey-Matamoros / ...

$120 - $154

Cheapest option

Bus Noreste  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Matamoros

$21 - $30

5 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Laredo, TX to McAllen
  2. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to Harlingen, Tx 831 / ...
  3. Take a taxi from Harlingen, Tx to South Padre Island

$172 - $240

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Laredo to South Padre Island 224.1 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Brownsville  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Laredo (LRD) to Brownsville (BRO) LRD - BRO

$461 - $2,025

Fly to Harlingen  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Laredo (LRD) to Harlingen (HRL) LRD - HRL

$481 - $2,145

Fly to McAllen, bus, shuttle  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Laredo (LRD) to McAllen (MFE) LRD - 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

$516 - $2,099

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

Greyhound Mexico operates a bus from Laredo to South Padre Island 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Laredo to South Padre Island 5 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Laredo to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Laredo to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,100
Flights from Laredo to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Laredo to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from Laredo to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Laredo, TX to Brownsville, TX
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Laredo, TX to McAllen
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
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
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Laredo and South Padre Island is 280 km. The road distance is 359 km.

The cheapest way to get from Laredo to South Padre Island is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Laredo to South Padre Island is to drive which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $21 - $35.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Laredo to South Padre Island, including transfers.