Finding Brownsville is easy; we’re On the Border, By the Sea. As a gateway to the United States (and soon to space) you can get to Brownsville by Air, Bus or Car.
Future Terminal of the Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
Fly right into Brownsville via the Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO). Our airport services Allegiant, American Airlines and United Airlines. Southwest Airlines is serviced nearby in Harlingen, approximately 28 miles North of downtown Brownsville.
The Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport has been around for over 85 years. Our airport opened on March 9, 1929 when Charles Lindbergh landed in Brownsville after a historic five-hour flight from Mexico City establishing the first International Airmail service. Lindbergh was welcomed to a crowd of 20,000 people, which included Amelia Earhart.
NOTE: Allegiant service begins on June 4, 2015.
For more information, please visit www.flybrownsville.com
Many international options are available to arrive by bus into Brownsville. 11 intercity bus companies currently operate out of Brownsville’s bus terminal, La Plaza at Brownsville.
La Plaza at Brownsville Terminal
755 International Blvd.
Brownsville, TX 78520
For more information, please visit bmetro.cob.us
Intercity Bus Companies
- Autobuses Americanos | (956) 546-2264
- El Expresso | (956) 542-0469
- Greyhound | (956) 546-2264
- Omnibus Express | (956) 544-3391
- Omnibus Mexicanos | (956) 544-3391
- Panamericanas | (956) 541-5304
- The KK Bus | (956) 551-6975
- Tornado | (956) 547-9052
- Transpais | (956) 544-0466
- Van Go Tours | (956) 982-2220
- VTC | (956) 546-2264
Where does the highway end? It ends in beautiful Brownsville, Texas at the end of Interstate 69E.
To Brownsville From
|Austin||325 mi||Ciudad Mante||457 km (283 mi)|
|Dallas||516 mi||Ciudad Victoria||323 km (200 mi)|
|Houston||352 mi||Monterrey||307 km (190 mi)|
|Laredo||199 mi||San Luis Potosi||654 km (406 mi)|
|San Antonio||272 mi||Tampico||499 km (310 mi)|
Source: Travel Texas Official Map and Google