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There are 8 ways to get from San Diego to Pharr by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly San Diego to McAllen

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to McAllen (MFE)

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Fly Tijuana to Monterrey, bus

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Monterrey (MTY)
  2. Take the bus from Monterrey to Reynosa

Fly San Diego to Harlingen, taxi

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Harlingen (HRL)
  2. Take a taxi from Harlingen to Pharr

Fly Tijuana to Reynosa

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Reynosa (REX)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Chihuahua
  2. Take the bus from Chihuahua to Reynosa

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from San Diego to Los Angeles
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Mcallen

Bus via Santa Ana

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Mexicali Bus Terminal to Santa Ana
  3. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Reynosa

Drive

  1. Drive from San Diego to Pharr

San Diego (SAN) to McAllen (MFE) flights

The flight time between San Diego (SAN) and McAllen (MFE) is around 7h 56m and covers a distance of around 1232 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 58m. Services are operated by American Airlines, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and others. Typically 201 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

201 Weekly Planes
7h 56m Average Duration
$84 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Pharr is to fly and bus which costs $45 - $220 and takes 10h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Pharr is to fly which costs $130 - $550 and takes 6h 44m.

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The distance between San Diego and Pharr is 1232 miles. The road distance is 1520.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Pharr without a car is to train and bus which takes 40h 18m and costs $200 - $300.

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It takes approximately 6h 44m to get from San Diego to Pharr, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Pharr is to fly which takes 6h 44m and costs $130 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $160 - $240 and takes 38h 13m.

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There is no direct flight from San Diego Airport to McAllen Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 28m and has one stopover.

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Pharr is 2h ahead of San Diego. It is currently 10:03 AM in San Diego and 12:03 PM in Pharr.

Yes, the driving distance between San Diego to Pharr is 1520 miles. It takes approximately 23h 49m to drive from San Diego to Pharr.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to McAllen Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Pharr.
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  • Distance: 1232.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 44m

What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Pharr, TX, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from San Diego to Pharr hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Pharr via Tijuana, Chihuahua, and Reynosa in around 38h 13m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to McAllen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from San Diego to McAllen via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via Dallas, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via Phoenix, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via San Antonio, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via Austin, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via New Orleans, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to McAllen via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from San Diego to McAllen via Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Diego to McAllen via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Reynosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Tijuana to Reynosa via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Tijuana to Reynosa via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Tijuana to Reynosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Tijuana to Reynosa via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Diego to Harlingen via Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Los Angeles to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$390 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Business Seat
$300 - $420
Bus operators
Omnibus de Mexico
Phone
+52 800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $26
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Child & Senior discount
$8 - $13
Regular
$18 - $26
Bus from Chihuahua to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Child & Senior discount
$30 - $50
Regular
$60 - $95
Transportes Frontera
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
transportesfrontera.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Futura Select
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
futura.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Chihuahua
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$128
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Chihuahua to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
31h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$105
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
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 San Antonio to Mcallen
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
+52 644 410 2444
Email
atencionaclientes@tufesa.com.mx
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali Bus Terminal to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Autobuses del Evora
Email
autobusesdelevora@ive.com.mx
Website
evora.miticket.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
evora.miticket.mx
Bus from Mexicali to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
evora.miticket.mx
TAP
Phone
800 001 1827
Email
clientestap@tap.com.mx
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
TAP Plus
$16 - $24
Other operators
Taxi from Harlingen to Pharr
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Ubeda Transportation
Phone
+1 956-601-7794

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