There are 7 ways to get from McAllen to El Paso by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly McAllen to El Paso  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from McAllen (MFE) to El Paso (ELP) MFE - ELP

$268 - $1,209

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  28 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Reynosa to Ciudad Juárez Reynosa-Juárez / ...

$67 - $228

5 alternative options

Fly Reynosa to Ciudad Juarez  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Reynosa (REX) to Ciudad Juarez (CJS) REX - CJS

$103 - $405

Bus to Harlingen, fly to El Paso  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
  2. Fly from Harlingen (HRL) to El Paso (ELP) HRL - ELP

$224 - $888

Bus Greyhound USA  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 836 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to El Paso, Tx 1419

$84 - $210

Bus, train  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 836 / ...
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$116 - $322

Drive  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Drive from McAllen to El Paso 795.4 miles

$75 - $120

What companies run services between McAllen, TX, USA and El Paso, TX, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from McAllen to El Paso hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from McAllen to El Paso via San Antonio, Tx in around 15 h 55 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from McAllen to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from McAllen to El Paso via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Harlingen to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Harlingen to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Harlingen to El Paso via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Harlingen to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt, San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Harlingen to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt, Austin
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Harlingen to El Paso via Austin, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from McAllen to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from McAllen to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Reynosa to Ciudad Juarez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Reynosa to Ciudad Juarez via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Reynosa to Ciudad Juarez via Veracruz, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Reynosa to Ciudad Juarez via Veracruz, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Reynosa to Ciudad Juarez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Reynosa to Ciudad Juarez via Mexico City, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
Bus operators
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
Bus from Mcallen, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Reynosa to Ciudad Juárez
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Reynosa to Ciudad Juárez
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$55 - $85
Ejecutivo
$94 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between McAllen and El Paso is 1013 km. The road distance is 1273 km.

The cheapest way to get from McAllen to El Paso is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 14 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from McAllen to El Paso is to fly which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $260 - $1,300.

No, there is no direct bus from McAllen to El Paso. However, there are services departing from Mcallen, Tx and arriving at El Paso, Tx via San Antonio, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from McAllen to El Paso, including transfers.