There are 7 ways to get from Tampico to Matamoros 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  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampico to Matamoros TDelNorte

$26 - $40

6 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Tampico to Matamoros 307.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Matamoros  •  5 h 29 min

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

$211 - $764

Fly to Brownsville  •  7 h 16 min

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

$310 - $2,111

Fly to Reynosa, bus  •  6 h 53 min

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

$190 - $660

Fly to Harlingen  •  8 h 16 min

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

$339 - $2,244

Fly to Monterrey, bus  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Tampico (TAM) to Monterrey (MTY) TAM - MTY
  2. Take the bus from Monterrey to Matamoros

$126 - $368

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tampico to Matamoros 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 Matamoros is to fly which takes 5 h 29 min and costs $4300 - $16000.

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The distance between Tampico and Matamoros is 406 km. The road distance is 492 km.

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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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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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What companies run services between Tampico, Mexico and Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico?

Grupo Senda operates a bus from Tampico to Matamoros once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 20 min. Alternatively, Aeroméxico and Interjet fly from Tampico to Matamoros 3 times a day.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Cancun
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Cancun, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Monterrey, Cancun
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tampico to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tampico to Matamoros via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Tampico to Reynosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampico to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Tampico to Harlingen via Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampico to Brownsville via Mexico City, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 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
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$26 - $40
Ejecutivo
$36 - $39
Bus from Reynosa to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$12 - $18
Ejecutivo
$11 - $12
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
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Reynosa to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$12 - $19
Full Fare
$8 - $12

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