There are 6 ways to get from San Antonio to McAllen by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx 831 / ...

$29 - $70

5 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from San Antonio to McAllen 238.1 miles

$23 - $35

Fly San Antonio to McAllen  •  5 h

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to McAllen (MFE) SAT - MFE

$276 - $1,308

Fly San Antonio to Harlingen, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Harlingen (HRL) SAT - HRL
  2. Take the bus from Harlingen, Tx to Mcallen, Tx

$292 - $1,237

Fly San Antonio to Brownsville, bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Brownsville (BRO) SAT - BRO
  2. Take the bus from Brownsville, Tx to Mcallen, Tx

$296 - $1,346

Bus to Austin, fly to Harlingen, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
  2. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Harlingen (HRL) AUS - HRL
  3. Take the bus from Harlingen, Tx to Mcallen, Tx

$188 - $626

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The cheapest way to get from San Antonio to McAllen is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Antonio to McAllen is to drive which takes 4 h 29 min and costs $23 - $35.

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The distance between San Antonio and McAllen is 359 km. The road distance is 381 km.

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The bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx takes 5 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Antonio, Tx and arriving at Mcallen, Tx. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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What companies run services between San Antonio, TX, USA and McAllen, TX, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Antonio to McAllen hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $70 and the journey takes 5 h. Greyhound Mexico also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from San Antonio to McAllen hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Antonio to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Antonio to Harlingen via Dallas, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Harlingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Antonio to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from San Antonio to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from San Antonio to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Antonio to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from San Antonio to Brownsville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Harlingen, Tx to Mcallen, Tx
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Brownsville, Tx to Mcallen, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Austin, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to McAllen, TX
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Harlingen, Tx to McAllen, TX
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Brownsville, TX to McAllen, TX
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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