There are 8 ways to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island by plane, bus, shuttle, car or night bus

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Fly to Brownsville  •  6h 35m

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Brownsville (BRO) MHK - BRO

$189 - $834

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Fly to Harlingen  •  7h

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Harlingen (HRL) MHK - HRL

$159 - $604

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Fly to McAllen, bus, shuttle  •  8h 26m

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to McAllen (MFE) MHK - 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

$217 - $718

Drive, bus, night bus  •  25h 15m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Topeka, Ks
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the night bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx

$196 - $263

Drive, bus  •  26h 50m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Topeka, Ks
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897 / ...

$196 - $263

Bus  •  30h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Junction City to Kansas City, Mo
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897 / ...

$269 - $357

Shuttle, bus  •  32h 45m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from 4 Points By Sheraton to Kansas City Airport
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Harlingen, Tx 895 / ...
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas

$217 - $275

Drive  •  17h 24m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to South Padre Island 1067 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 17h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island is to fly which costs $180 - $850 and takes 6h 35m.

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The distance between Manhattan and South Padre Island is 910 miles. The road distance is 1067 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island without a car is to bus which takes 30h 20m and costs $260 - $360.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island is to fly which takes 6h 35m and costs $180 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $260 - $360 and takes 30h 20m.

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There is no direct flight from Manhattan Airport to Brownsville Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 55m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to South Padre Island is 1067 miles. It takes approximately 17h 24m to drive from Manhattan to South Padre Island.

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American Airlines offers flights from Manhattan Airport to Brownsville Airport.

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

American Airlines flies from Manhattan to South Padre Island 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to South Padre Island via Junction City, Kansas City, Mo, Dallas, Tx, and Brownsville, Tx in around 30h 20m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Manhattan to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Manhattan to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Manhattan to Harlingen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Manhattan to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Manhattan to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from McAllen, TX to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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 Mcallen, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$27 - $40
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $80
Flexible
$85 - $130
Night bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $140
Bus from Junction City to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $90
Flexible
$95 - $140
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140
South Padre Shuttle
Website
southpadreshuttle.com
Shuttle from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
myrioride.bookingtool.net
Arrival Shuttle
Phone
785.209.3090
Email
support@arrivalshuttle.com
Website
arivalshuttle.com
Shuttle from 4 Points By Sheraton to Kansas City Airport
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Manhattan Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $29 - $35.

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