There are 5 ways to get from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Reynosa  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Reynosa (REX) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) REX - PVR

$133 - $464

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Reynosa to Guadalajara Reynosa
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias

$90 - $198

3 alternative options

Fly from McAllen  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from McAllen (MFE) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) MFE - PVR

$317 - $1,208

Bus via Zapopan  •  22 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Reynosa to Guadalajara Reynosa
  2. Take the bus from Zapoan to Sayulita Guadalajara-Sayulita

$91 - $165

Drive  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Drive from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta 891.8 miles

$110 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta is to bus which costs $90 - $170 and takes 22 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which costs $130 - $470 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta. However, there are services departing from McAllen, TX and arriving at Autotransportes Medina via Reynosa, Guadalajara and Bucerías. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 7 min.

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The distance between McAllen and Puerto Vallarta is 591 miles. The road distance is 891.8 miles.

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The best way to get from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 7 min and costs $90 - $200.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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McAllen to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by ETN, depart from Reynosa station.

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The best way to get from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 5 h and costs $130 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $170 and takes 22 h 25 min.

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There is no direct flight from Reynosa Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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McAllen to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by Vallarta Plus, arrive at Bucerias station.

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Yes, the driving distance between McAllen to Puerto Vallarta is 892 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 22 min to drive from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta.

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Viva Aerobus and Aeroméxico offer flights from Reynosa Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport.

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Map of how to get from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta.
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  • Distance: 591.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between McAllen, TX, USA and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

Viva Aerobus and Aeroméxico fly from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta via Reynosa, Guadalajara, Zapopan, Zapoan, Sayulita, Puerto Vallarta, and Palmas in around 22 h 25 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Reynosa to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Reynosa to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Reynosa to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from McAllen to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Reynosa to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$80 - $120
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Zapoan to Sayulita
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Book at
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com

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