Rick Husband Amarillo (AMA) Airport
Rick Husband Amarillo AMA Airport Overview
The City of Amarillo with its 185K residents offers big-city conveniences with a friendly small-town atmosphere. For the outdoor enthusiast, there is Palo Duro Canyon offering beauty and recreation.
AMA Airport is located approximately two miles north of East I-40, on historic Route 66, and is 7 miles from downtown Amarillo.
With 2 runways and an estimated 1 million passengers a year, Rick Husband Amarillo Airport is presently served American, Southwest and United airlines and their affiliates offering non-stop flights to some major U.S. airports, with convenient connections.
It is recommended to arrive at the Airport no later than 60-90 minutes prior to scheduled departure flight.
The passenger terminal at Amarillo Airport has recently been renovated and expanded with a new concourse and 7 gates; it is now a state-of-the-art facility with improved passenger services, security, new concession services; new inline baggage system, new airline counter, flight displays, and baggage claim operations. Four rental car agencies have rental car counters in the terminal. A large meeter-greeter area is in the arrivals area. The Airport office is located on level 2 of the passenger terminal and is open Mo-Fri 8am-2 noon and 1pm-5pm.
Current airlines serving the terminal: American, US Airways & Southwest.
Present and future Airport Developments: The rental car ready lot will be moved to be next to the terminal, and present rental car service facilities will be consolidated - scheduled for completion late 2014.