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There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island by plane, night bus, shuttle, bus 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 to Brownsville  •  6h 34m

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

$429 - $1,834

Cheapest option

Shuttle, bus via Rio Grande Valley International Airport  •  28h 18m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks 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

$190 - $363

5 alternative options

Fly to Harlingen  •  6h 52m

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

$469 - $1,954

Fly to McAllen, night bus, shuttle  •  8h 47m

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to McAllen (MFE) MHK - MFE
  2. Take the night bus from Mcallen, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas

$484 - $1,908

Shuttle, bus, night bus  •  26h 14m

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

$226 - $419

Shuttle, bus  •  27h 49m

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

$226 - $409

Drive  •  17h 31m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to South Padre Island 1066.6 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 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island is to fly which costs $420 - $1,900 and takes 6h 34m.

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The distance between Manhattan and South Padre Island is 910 miles. The road distance is 1066.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island without a car is to shuttle and bus and night bus which takes 26h 14m and costs $220 - $420.

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It takes approximately 6h 34m to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manhattan Airport to Brownsville Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 54m 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 31m to drive from Manhattan to South Padre Island.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Manhattan Airport to Brownsville Airport.

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There are 744+ hotels available in South Padre Island. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to South Padre Island.
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  • Distance: 909.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 34m

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

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Manhattan to South Padre Island 3 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Manhattan to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Manhattan to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Manhattan to Harlingen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Manhattan to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Manhattan to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Manhattan to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
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
Night bus from Mcallen, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Night bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $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
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com

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