McAllen Miller MFE Airport Overview
MFE Airport is a mere two miles from midtown McAllen, Texas, between 10th Street and Centennial Blvd., a quarter mile from Expressway 83, and within walking distance from hotels, the valley's largest mall, and numerous restaurants; it is also only 7 miles from Reynosa, Mexico, accessible via three international bridges.
With an estimated 650K passengers a year, McAllen International Airport is served by some major airlines, offering direct flights some U.S. & Mexico cities, with connections around the world. Aeromar who partners with United offers currently flights to Mexico City on its 50-passenger jets.
The passenger terminal at McAllen International Airport offers wireless internet access, a business center, shoeshine, rental car counters, a gift and duty-free shop, a CNBC store, and a number of food & drink establishments. Rental car counters for major agencies are located in the Arrivals area.
NOTE: A recently completed terminal expansion & renovation work added another gate; a 7,400 sq.ft, one-level addition at its west end for checked baggage screening and baggage handling system expansion; renovation of 11,200 sq.feet at east end for lobby, security screening, TSA offices & concessions; a 2-level addition at south end for boarding gates, boarding bridges, holdrooms, restrooms, concessions, & more. The Terminal Area Apron improvement & expansion have also been completed.
Airlines currently serving the terminal:
Aeromar VW (aeromar.com.mx), tel. 1-855-237-6627.
Allegiant G4 1-702-505-8888;
American AA 1-800-433-7300;
United UA 1-800-525-0280
Airport : 956-681-1500/ fax 1510;
Airport Police: 956-681-1555
Airport Parking: 681-1550.
Transportation: Valley Transit (VTC) offers shuttle service - tel. 956-423-5467 or 866 WEGOVTC. - reservations required - visit: www.valleytransitcompany.com.
The McAllen Express Transit MET bus (tel. 800-574-8322 or 956-688-3500) serves the large Central Station located downtown McAllen, between 15th & 16th Street on highway 83. For schedule & routes visit: www.mcallen.net/bus/schedule.aspx.