Travel from Ames to Harlingen

1d 10h 52min
193 lb of CO2
18h 54min
214 lb of CO2

Drive from Ames to Harlingen

It's 1115 miles between Ames to Harlingen. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 54min and 19h 50min from Ames to Harlingen under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 47min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Harlingen by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $150.

What is the best way to travel from Ames to Harlingen?

Because Harlingen is so far away from Ames, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to Harlingen do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Ames to Harlingen?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

What's the cheapest way from Ames to Harlingen?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Ames to Harlingen is by bus. The bus costs $127 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 52 minutes.

How long does it take from Ames to Harlingen by car?

The total distance between Ames and Harlingen is 1115 miles and will take you about 18 hours 54 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

Ames to Harlingen Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $127
Fastest Way Bus — 1d 5h 47min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 165 lb CO2
Available Modes 2 modes — bus and by car
Distance 1,114 miles