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What bus companies travel to McAllen, Texas?

Located in Texas, McAllen is accessible by bus from 146 other cities. You can choose from 225 daily scheduled trips when you search for buses to McAllen on Wanderu. Jefferson Lines usually has the most buses on any given day.

Bus companies serving McAllen

BusRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Tornado Bus9717h 54m$183.57
Jefferson Lines421d 12h 25m$258.90
El Expreso Bus406h 41m$74.36
  • Tornado Bus

    Tornado Bus

    Tornado Bus is a Texan bus company operating in Texas and Mexico. Their bus service connects cities such as Houston, McAllen, San Antonio, and the international border at El Paso. Their buses offer onboard WiFi, plenty of leg room, air conditioning, restrooms, and power outlets.

  • Jefferson Lines

    Jefferson Lines

    Jefferson Lines is a well-established intercity bus company with service to some of the Midwest’s top travel destinations. As one of the United States’ largest bus service providers, Jefferson Lines is beloved by students, commuters, and vacationers in America’s heartland. Travel with Jefferson Lines is comfortable thanks to reclining seats, individual climate controls, restrooms, and free WiFi. You can even check the status of your trip with their bus tracker tool.

  • El Expreso Bus

    El Expreso Bus

    El Expreso is a bus company with service to nine US states, including Illinois, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida. Their buses have TV screens for onboard entertainment, outlets, complimentary WiFi, restrooms, and air conditioning, and most of their staff is fluent in English and Spanish.

Which bus carrier has the best service to McAllen?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to McAllen by bus with Tornado Bus giving them a 5 rating out of 5.

Travelers also mentioned that Tornado Bus had the most comfortable bus service to McAllen taking into account the seats and amenities that Tornado Bus offers. They rate Tornado Bus a 4 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard.

If you are looking to arrive to McAllen punctually, travelers suggest that Tornado Bus has the best on time performance on their bus schedules to McAllen, rating them a 4.5 based on their on time arrivals.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a bus ticket to McAllen?

$10.00 is the cheapest price for a bus ticket to McAllen, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to McAllen. In the last month, buses from Hidalgo to McAllen had the lowest average price at $10.00.

Where is the bus station in McAllen, TX?

The busiest bus station in McAllen is Tornado Bus Station. As McAllen's main station, it has the most buses coming and going. However, a popular alternative is 1501 W Highway 83.

What is the closest airport to McAllen, TX?

The closest airport to McAllen is Mc Allen Miller Intl Airport (MFE), it is located 2 miles from the city center of McAllen.

Is McAllen a popular bus travel destination?

McAllen ranks number 28 among most popular bus destinations in the region. It also ranks number 585 in United States. McAllen ranks number 7 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to McAllen via bus service. On average 44 direct daily bus trips serve McAllen.

What is the population of McAllen?

The population of McAllen is 140269. McAllen ranks number 15 in terms of population in Texas and number 288 in all of United States.

How much do bus tickets to McAllen cost?

Bus tickets to McAllen range from $10 for a short trip to McAllen, while a 60 to 200 mile bus trip to McAllen starts at , and a longer trip by bus to McAllen can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as $39 .

What type of traveler does McAllen attract?

People who take the bus to McAllen are most often visiting their families or loved ones. With frequent schedules, the ability to book and hop on a bus last minute make taking a bus to McAllen easy whether you're planning a trip far in advance or need some quality time with loved ones at the last minute.

What bus station is located closest to the city center of McAllen?

The closest bus station to the city center of McAllen is 1501 W Highway 83, located just 0.4 miles away. Select 1501 W Highway 83 as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of McAllen. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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