Monroe Regional Airport MLU
serves the cities of Monroe and West Monroe of northern Louisiana - an urban center for the Quachita Parish, with a population of 145,000, which continues to be an increasingly relevant development location for Louisiana and the southern States. It is also the birthplace of Delta Airlines.
Monroe area has a rich history - the oldest human dwelling site in North America was discovered at Poverty Point, located near Monroe.
MLU Airport is only four miles east of the City of Monroe - with easy access via Interstate 20 (Exit 120) and State Hwy 80 (Kansas Lane).
With three runways, and over 200,000 passengers per year, Monroe Regional is currently served by major airlines, offering daily nonstop flights to some U.S. Hubs, with worldwide connections.
NOTE: Passengers with baggage to be checked-in are required to have arrived at the ticket counter and gone through security 30 minutes or more before departure. This means you need to arrive at the airport 1 hr 45 minutes before departure for international and 1 hr 15 minutes for national travel.
The new & spacious passenger terminal at Monroe Regional Airport -
open 4:30am until clearance of last flight - offers free WiFi, an Information desk, a bar & the Spitfire Grill.The departure area has six gates - four of them with jet bridges.
For Lost & Found call 318-329-2471. The Information desk also handles paging.
The new Bayou Room Airport Lounge
offers acomfortable and inviting environment.
Current airlines serving the terminal:
NOTE: ticket counters close 30 mins prior to boarding!
American to Dallas-Fort Worth (tel. 800-433-7300)
Delta to Atlanta (tel. 800-221-1212)
United to Houston (tel. 800-864-8331)