The Valley International Airport will be the finest aviation gateway in South Texas, providing global air access for the Rio Grande Valley through superior operations, safety, and quality air transportation services.
Working closely and effectively with key stakeholders, the Harlingen Airport Board is committed to providing excellence in air transportation services by having accessible, functional, safe, and efficient operations and facilities; promoting aviation and non-aviation development and economic growth through careful analysis and implementation of strategic investments; and supporting innovative, entrepreneurial initiatives to provide excellent value to its customers and partners and to further enhance Valley International Airport as a self-sustaining enterprise.
Points of Contact
Assistant Director of Aviation:
Bryan J. Wren, A.A.E.
Director of Finance and Administration:
Director of Marketing, Air Service Development and Ground Handling:
José A. Mulet
Valley International Airport (HRL), located in Harlingen, Texas, is the largest airport in the Rio Grande Valley. Nearly 700,000 passengers and visitors walk through our terminal annually. Southwest Airlines offers nonstop service to Houston/Hobby and Austin. United Express offers nonstop service to Houston/Intercontinental. Delta Air Lines offers seasonal nonstop service between Harlingen and Minneapolis/St. Paul between December and April. Sun Country Airlines offers seasonal nonstop service between Harlingen and Minneapolis/St. Paul between November and April. Xtra Airlines, and Sun Country Airlines offer scheduled casino charter flights year-round.
Valley International Airport has the longest runway in the Rio Grande Valley, Runway 17R/35L, which measures 8,300 feet. The airport also provides door-to-door shuttle service between the terminal and South Padre Island. General Aviation facilities are located on the east side of the airport. Gulf Aviation and Sun Valley Aviation offer aircraft rentals, maintenance, flight school, and much more for our general aviation pilots. Land space rental to build private hangars is also available. Harlingen Aerotropolis is also in the boundaries of the airfield. Please visit www.harlingenaerotropolis.com for more information.