3 Local airports to serve you.
There are 3 airports within a 75 mile radius that serve the lower Rio Grande Valley and South Padre Island. A total of 6 airlines offer services to the RGV.
Make sure you make plans on getting to the island from the airport. contact us if you need any assistance with this.
Take the bus to the beach.
You should take the bus ot either Harlingen or Brownsville, Texas. You will then need to take a cab or find an alternate method to South Padre Island.
Keep in mind that taking the bus is probably the longest method of arriving to South Padre Island. Buses will tend to make many stops along the way.
Take a cruise to he Padre.
Driving to South Padre Island is a good option if you plan on visiting several areas around the Island, split gas fare amongst friends, or come with the family. You will have easier access to several wildlife refuges, different beaches, and the border with Mexico. Make sure you pay attention to the speed limits as they will vary and local law enforcement agencies in and around South Padre Island will pull you over for speeding!
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