There are 9 ways to get from Xalapa to Matamoros by bus, plane or car

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

Recommended option

Bus to Veracruz, fly to Matamoros  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Xalapa to Veracruz Airport
  2. Fly from Veracruz (VER) to Matamoros (MAM) VER - MAM

$159 - $577

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Xalapa to Veracruz
  2. Take the bus from Veracruz to Matamoros Ado/ Gl

$42 - $88

7 alternative options

Bus to Mexico City, fly to Matamoros  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Xalapa to Mexico City TAPO
  2. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Matamoros (MAM) MEX - MAM

$126 - $296

Bus to Veracruz, fly to Reynosa, bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Xalapa to Veracruz Airport
  2. Fly from Veracruz (VER) to Reynosa (REX) VER - REX
  3. Take the bus from Reynosa to Matamoros

$148 - $463

Bus to Mexico City, fly to Reynosa, bus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Xalapa to Mexico City TAPO
  2. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Reynosa (REX) MEX - REX
  3. Take the bus from Reynosa to Matamoros

$90 - $262

Bus to Veracruz, fly to Brownsville  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Xalapa to Veracruz Airport
  2. Fly from Veracruz (VER) to Brownsville (BRO) VER - BRO

$258 - $1,724

Bus to Veracruz, fly to Monterrey, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Xalapa to Veracruz Airport
  2. Fly from Veracruz (VER) to Monterrey (MTY) VER - MTY
  3. Take the bus from Monterrey to Matamoros

$85 - $252

Bus Grupo Senda  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Xalapa to Tampico ADO/Platino
  2. Take the bus from Tampico to Matamoros TDelNorte

$46 - $79

Drive  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Xalapa to Matamoros 581.9 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Xalapa to Matamoros is to bus which costs $800 - $1800 and takes 20 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Xalapa to Matamoros is to bus and fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs $2900 - $9500.

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The distance between Xalapa and Matamoros is 708 km. The road distance is 931 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h 1 min to get from Xalapa to Matamoros, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Xalapa to Matamoros. However, there are services departing from Xalapa and arriving at Matamoros via Tampico. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 20 min.

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

You can take a bus from Xalapa to Matamoros via Tampico in around 16 h 20 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Veracruz to Matamoros via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Mexico City to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mexico City to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Veracruz to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Flights from Veracruz to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Veracruz to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Mexico City to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Veracruz to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Veracruz to Brownsville via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Veracruz to Brownsville via Mexico City, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Veracruz to Brownsville via Mexico City, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Veracruz to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $250
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Xalapa to Veracruz Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $24
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $24
Economy
$6 - $10
Bus from Xalapa to Mexico City TAPO
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$23 - $35
Economy
$13 - $20
Bus from Xalapa to Tampico
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$19 - $28
Bus from Xalapa to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $24
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $24
Economy
$6 - $10
Bus from Veracruz to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
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
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
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
Bus from Tampico to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$27 - $40
Ejecutivo
$37 - $40
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
$13 - $19
Full Fare
$8 - $12

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