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Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Monterrey - Matamoros

$21 - $32

5 alternative options

Bus, shuttle  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Monterrey-Matamoros

$89 - $119

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. 222.2 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Brownsville  •  5 h 33 min

  1. MTY - BRO

$199 - $1,411

Fly to Matamoros  •  6 h 19 min

  1. MTY - MAM

$150 - $714

Fly to Harlingen  •  6 h 15 min

  1. MTY - HRL

$249 - $831

What companies run services between Monterrey, Mexico and South Padre Island, TX, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Monterrey to South Padre Island every 2 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Monterrey to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Monterrey to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Monterrey to Matamoros via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Monterrey to Matamoros via Queretaro, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Monterrey to Matamoros via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Monterrey to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to Harlingen, Tx
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Monterrey and South Padre Island is 319 km. The road distance is 355 km.

The cheapest way to get from Monterrey to South Padre Island is to drive which costs $430 - $650 and takes 4 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Monterrey to South Padre Island is to drive which takes 4 h 5 min and costs $430 - $650.

It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Monterrey to South Padre Island, including transfers.