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There are 4 ways to get from Monterrey to Tampico by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 39m

  1. Fly from Monterrey (MTY) to Tampico (TAM) MTY - TAM

$2354 - $7428

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Bus  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Monterrey to Tampico TDN/Diamante / ...

$450 - $1100

2 alternative options

Bus via Ciudad Victoria  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Monterrey to Ciudad Victoria Ave/DelNorte / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ciudad Victoria to Tampico TDN/Diamante / ...

$759 - $1052

Drive  •  7h 2m

  1. Drive from Monterrey to Tampico 316.8 miles

$800 - $1200

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The cheapest way to get from Monterrey to Tampico is to bus which costs $450 - $1100 and takes 7h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Monterrey to Tampico is to fly which costs $2300 - $7500 and takes 1h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Monterrey and arriving at Tampico. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 25m.

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The distance between Monterrey and Tampico is 457 km. The road distance is 506.9 km.

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The best way to get from Monterrey to Tampico without a car is to bus which takes 7h 25m and costs $450 - $1100.

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It takes approximately 1h 39m to get from Monterrey to Tampico, including transfers.

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Monterrey to Tampico bus services, operated by Grupo Senda, depart from Monterrey station.

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The best way to get from Monterrey to Tampico is to fly which takes 1h 39m and costs $2300 - $7500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $450 - $1100 and takes 7h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Monterrey Airport to Tampico Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Monterrey to Tampico bus services, operated by Grupo Senda, arrive at Tampico station.

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Map of how to get from Monterrey to Tampico.
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  • Distance: 285.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 39m

What companies run services between Monterrey, Mexico and Tampico, Mexico?

Viva Aerobus and TAR Aerolineas fly from Monterrey to Tampico twice daily. Alternatively, Grupo Senda operates a bus from Monterrey to Tampico hourly. Tickets cost $550 - $900 and the journey takes 7h 25m. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Monterrey to Tampico
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2000 - $7000
TAR Aerolineas
Website
tarmexico.com
Flights from Monterrey to Tampico
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3300 - $8500
Bus operators
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Monterrey to Tampico
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$550 - $900
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$550 - $800
Ejecutivo
$790 - $830
Bus from Monterrey to Ciudad Victoria
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$390 - $550
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$390 - $550
Ejecutivo
$480 - $510
Bus from Ciudad Victoria to Tampico
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$360 - $500
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$360 - $500
Ejecutivo
$410 - $440
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to Tampico
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$450 - $700
Primera Select
$700 - $950
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey Central to Tampico Ejército
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$650 - $1100
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$650 - $1000
Full Fare
$750 - $1100
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to Tampico
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$700 - $1000
Schedules at
odm.com.mx

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Yes, the driving distance between Monterrey to Tampico is 507 km. It takes approximately 7h 2m to drive from Monterrey to Tampico.

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TAR Aerolineas and Viva Aerobus offer flights from Monterrey Airport to Tampico Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Tampico. Prices start at $650 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Monterrey to Monterrey Airport is to taxi which takes 27m and costs $180 - $220.

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