McAllen Miller MFE Airport Overview

McAllen International Airport MFE is the primary airport of the Rio Grande Valley for Deep South Texas and Northeast Mexico. The Rio Grande Valley is a culturally rich and diverse area stretching from Roma to Brownsville.

MFE Airport is a mere two miles from midtown McAllen, Texas - located off Expressway 83 and Bicentennial Blvd.,and is across from the road from the 150-store La Plaza Mall.  only  'steps from the Allen Convention Center, the new Cambria Hotel & Suites with 121 rooms is scheduled to open late 2016.

tels, 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 750,000 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 had been extended & upgraded during 2015 and now coveres about 138,000 sq.feet of space, with palm & mesquite trees, and interior terrazzzo floors. , 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:   In May 2015 McAllen Airiport completed its considerable expansion project, adding 55,000 sq.ft of space and resulting in a larger passenger lobby, food court area, retail space. It also added a new baggage handling system and opened a redesigned TSA screening area which includes TSA pre-check for expedited passenger throughput.  The new checkpoint offers advanced technology Xray machines & advanced imagery technology.  A sixth passenger loading gate was added, as well as new restaurants & lounges.   Also by late 2015 the Runway Safety Area improvement project was completed.
A seventh gate is to be added 'in the near future'.

The new Cambria Hotel & Suites is scheduled to open late 2016 with 121 rooms. (Located 3 miles from the Airport and 'steps from the Allen Convention Center.)

Airlines currently serving the terminal:
Aeromar VW(aeromar.com.mx), tel. 1-855-237-6627.
Allegiant G4, tel.  1-702-505-8888;
American AA, tel.  1-800-433-7300;
United UA, tel.  1-800-525-0280

Contacts:
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.



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