There are 6 ways to get from Modesto to Harlingen by plane, bus, train, night 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 Stockton to McAllen, bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Stockton (SCK) to McAllen (MFE) SCK - MFE
  2. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to Harlingen, Tx

$238 - $865

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Harlingen, Tx 897

$185 - $479

4 alternative options

Bus, bus to San Jose, fly to Harlingen  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
  3. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Harlingen (HRL) SJC - HRL

$338 - $1,396

Train, bus  •  45 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Modesto Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Harlingen, Tx 897

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  2. Take the night bus from Fresno Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Harlingen, Tx

Drive  •  31 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Modesto to Harlingen 1925.9 miles

$180 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Modesto to Harlingen is to drive which costs $180 - $280 and takes 31 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Modesto to Harlingen is to bus and fly which costs $330 - $1,400 and takes 9 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Modesto to Harlingen. However, there are services departing from Modesto, Ca and arriving at Harlingen, Tx via Los Angeles, Ca and San Antonio, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 52 min.

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The distance between Modesto and Harlingen is 1582 miles. The road distance is 1925.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Modesto to Harlingen without a car is to bus which takes 40 h 52 min and costs $180 - $480.

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It takes approximately 9 h 56 min to get from Modesto to Harlingen, including transfers.

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Modesto to Harlingen bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Modesto, Ca station.

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There is no direct flight from Stockton Airport to McAllen Airport. The quickest flight takes 13 h 9 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Modesto to Harlingen.
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  • Distance: 1581.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 56 min

What companies run services between Modesto, CA, USA and Harlingen, TX, USA?

You can take a bus from Modesto to Harlingen via Los Angeles, Ca and San Antonio, Tx in around 40 h 52 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Austin
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Burbank, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via San Diego, Austin
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Santa Ana, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Phoenix, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Las Vegas, Austin
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Austin, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Dallas, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Albuquerque, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Stockton to McAllen via Las Vegas, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Stockton to McAllen via San Diego, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Stockton to McAllen via San Diego, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Stockton to McAllen via Las Vegas, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from San Jose to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Stockton to McAllen via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Modesto Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from McAllen, TX to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Fresno Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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