Getting to McAllen

mcallen miller airport

McAllen Miller Airport, MFE, is serviced by American Airlines, United Airlines, and Allegiant. The airport is just minutes from downtown McAllen and from Casa de Palmas Renaissance Hotel, the conference venue. For those staying at the Casa de Palmas Renaissance Hotel, there is a shuttle service from the McAllen airport. Please check the following site for conditions and directions to the hotel.

http://www.marriott.com/hotels/maps/travel/mfebr-casa-de-palmas-renaissance-mcallen-hotel/

For additional details on ground transportation around the McAllen area check the airport website:

http://www.mcallenairport.com/

Other airports nearby include Valley International Airport in Harlingen (VIA, approximately 45 minutes). For more details on ground transportation and how to get to the McAllen area from VIA, check the airport website:

http://www.flythevalley.com/ 

Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport in Brownsville (BRO, approximately 60 minutes). For more details on ground transportation and how to get to the McAllen area from BRO, check the airport website:

http://www.flybrownsville.com/

Metro Route 4 travels to and from the McAllen Miller Airport: 6am to 11pm (Monday to Saturday) and 8am to 8pm (Sundays). All public transportation routes (including route 4) have stops in the Metro McAllen Bus Station (La Central), one block from Casa de Palmas Renaissance Hotel. Valley Metro Route 10 travels to and from the University of Texas Pan American (UTPA) to Central Station (La Central). For more details on public transportation around the McAllen area, check the following website:

http://www.mcallen.net/metro/default.aspx

bus

McAllen Central Station (La Central) is a major bus terminal serviced by American and Mexican bus lines with service to Houston, San Antonio, Reynosa, and Monterrey. Central station has 14 bus ticket counters, a Subways restaurant, and a store. It is locate in downtown McAllen on Business 83 and 15th Street, one block from Casa de Palmas Renaissance Hotel, the conference venue. For more details on some of the bus lines servicing the McAllen area, check the following web and facebooksites:

http://www.mcallen.net/bus/serviceproviders.aspx

http://www.routefriend.com/stations/greyhound/mcallen-tx

http://www.valleytransitcompany.com/

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Transportes-Noreste/144426965603860

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