Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO)
Rio Gulf Coast Express connects the airport to downtown Brownsville, the Port of Brownsville, Laguna Heights,
and Port Isabel. The service operates from 5:45am until 6:10pm everyday EXCEPT Sunday. Buses operate 65
minutes apart, and be sure to get on the bus going in the direction you need to go. Pick up the bus in the front
of the airport near the taxi stand. Fare is $1.50.
To get to South Padre Island, take the Rio Gulf Coast Express bus going to Port Isabel. At Las Palmas Plaza in
Port Isabel, connect to The Wave, a free shuttle service that runs along the beach, stopping at hotels and
attractions. The Wave operates from 7:00am to 7:00pm every day of the week, and leaves from Las Palmas
Plaza at :21 and :51 minutes past the hour.
Both schedules are at flybrownsville.com/shuttle.html, or you can call Rio Gulf Coast Express at 800-574-8322, or
The Wave at 956-761-1025.
Updated June 16, 2012
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