There are 6 ways to get from Tampico to Brownsville by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampico to Matamoros TDelNorte

$29 - $45

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Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Tampico to Brownsville 309 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Matamoros  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Tampico (TAM) to Matamoros (MAM) TAM - MAM

$210 - $763

Fly to Brownsville  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Tampico (TAM) to Brownsville (BRO) TAM - BRO

$323 - $2,128

Fly to Harlingen  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Tampico (TAM) to Harlingen (HRL) TAM - HRL

$339 - $2,245

Fly to Reynosa, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Tampico (TAM) to Reynosa (REX) TAM - REX
  2. Take the bus from Reynosa to Matamoros

$190 - $662

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The cheapest way to get from Tampico to Brownsville is to bus which costs $500 - $800 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tampico to Brownsville is to fly which costs $3900 - $15000 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tampico and arriving at Matamoros. Services depart once daily, and operate Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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The distance between Tampico and Brownsville is 408 km. The road distance is 494.4 km.

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The best way to get from Tampico to Brownsville without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 20 min and costs $500 - $800.

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The bus from Tampico to Matamoros takes 6 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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The best way to get from Tampico to Brownsville is to bus which takes 6 h 20 min and costs $500 - $800. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $3900 - $15000 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tampico Airport to Matamoros Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Tampico to Brownsville.
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  • Distance: 255 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

What companies run services between Tampico, Mexico and Brownsville, TX, USA?

Grupo Senda operates a bus from Tampico to Brownsville once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 20 min. Alternatively, Aeroméxico and Interjet fly from Tampico to Brownsville 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tampico to Matamoros via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampico to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Tampico to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
Flights from Tampico to Harlingen via Monterrey, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,300
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Cancun
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampico to Brownsville via Mexico City, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,700
Bus operators
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Tampico to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$29 - $45
Ejecutivo
$40 - $42
Bus from Reynosa to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$13 - $20
Ejecutivo
$12 - $13
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Reynosa to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
odm.com.mx

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampico to Brownsville is 494 km. It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to drive from Tampico to Brownsville.

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Interjet and Aeroméxico offer flights from Tampico Airport to Matamoros Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Brownsville. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tampico to Tampico Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs $170 - $210.

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