There are 9 ways to get from Los Angeles to McAllen 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 Los Angeles to McAllen  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to McAllen (MFE) LAX - MFE

$201 - $425

Cheapest option

Fly Los Angeles to Reynosa  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Reynosa (REX) LAX - REX

$127 - $481

7 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to Harlingen, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Harlingen (HRL) LAX - HRL
  2. Take the bus from Harlingen, Tx to Mcallen, Tx

$317 - $1,144

Fly Burbank to McAllen  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to McAllen (MFE) BUR - MFE

$210 - $964

Fly Los Angeles to Brownsville, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Brownsville (BRO) LAX - BRO
  2. Take the bus from Brownsville, Tx to Mcallen, Tx

$291 - $1,053

Bus Greyhound USA  •  33 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx 1416
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx 831 / ...

$156 - $385

Train, bus  •  34 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx 831 / ...

$213 - $601

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  35 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Mcallen, Tx Tijuana-Reynosa

$120 - $210

Drive  •  26 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to McAllen 1598.3 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to McAllen is to bus which costs $120 - $210 and takes 35 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to McAllen is to fly which costs $210 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and McAllen is 1318 miles. The road distance is 1598.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Los Angeles to McAllen, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Mcallen, Tx. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 35 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and McAllen, TX, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Los Angeles to McAllen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to McAllen via San Antonio, Tx in around 33 h 32 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to McAllen via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Burbank to McAllen via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Burbank to McAllen via Las Vegas, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via San Diego, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Burbank to McAllen via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via Las Vegas, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via El Paso, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via San Diego, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via Tucson, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Harlingen via Austin
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Harlingen via Dallas
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Harlingen via Phoenix, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reynosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Reynosa via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Burbank to McAllen via San Jose, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via El Paso, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Brownsville via San Diego, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reynosa via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Los Angeles to Reynosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Reynosa via Guadalajara, Veracruz
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Harlingen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Burbank to McAllen via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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 Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
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 Los Angeles to Mcallen, Tx
Ave. Duration
35 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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