There are 8 ways to get from Minneapolis to South Padre Island by plane, bus, shuttle, night 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 to Brownsville  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Brownsville (BRO) MSP - BRO

$182 - $483

7 alternative options

Fly to Harlingen  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Harlingen (HRL) MSP - HRL

$262 - $1,223

Fly to McAllen, bus, shuttle  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to McAllen (MFE) MSP - 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

$347 - $1,027

Bus  •  35 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 831 / ...

$266 - $501

Bus, night bus  •  36 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK 801
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the night bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx

$298 - $498

Bus, shuttle  •  37 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK 801
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok 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

$262 - $442

Train, bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 897

$334 - $845

Drive  •  25 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to South Padre Island 1527.7 miles

$150 - $220

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and South Padre Island, TX, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Minneapolis to South Padre Island hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to South Padre Island via Kansas City, MO, Kansas City, Mo, Dallas, Tx, and Brownsville, Tx in around 35 h 8 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Minneapolis to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Minneapolis to Brownsville via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Minneapolis to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,300
Flights from Minneapolis to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Minneapolis to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Minneapolis to McAllen via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Brownsville via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from Minneapolis to McAllen via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Harlingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
32 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$290 - $430
Business Coach Seat
$350 - $490
Room
$650 - $900
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 Kansas City, Mo to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from McAllen, TX to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
South Padre Shuttle
Website
southpadreshuttle.com
Shuttle from Rio Grande Valley International Airport to South Padre Island, Texas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
myrioride.bookingtool.net
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Minneapolis and South Padre Island is 2128 km. The road distance is 2444 km.

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to South Padre Island is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 25 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to South Padre Island is to fly which takes 7 h 7 min and costs $260 - $1,300.

It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from Minneapolis to South Padre Island, including transfers.