Monroe-West Monroe, LA Airport Information
Monroe Regional Airport (MLU)
Approximate taxi fare: $71 USD
Monroe Regional Airport offers direct flights to Atlanta, DFW, Memphis and Houston. The original home of Delta Air Lines, the single-terminal airport offers shopping and dining outlets, as well as free Wi-Fi, short- and long-term parking and direct access to the Monroe Transit public bus system, which operates Monday through Saturday from 6 AM to 6:40 PM.
Airline carriers serving Monroe Regional Airport:
- Atlantic Southeastern Airlines
Monroe-West Monroe, LA Ground Transportation
The public Monroe Transit bus system operates 14 fixed routes, as well as paratransit services, with most routes running every 45 minutes. In operation since 1906, Monroe Transit is the nation’s oldest publicly owned transportation system, and today provides service to such major destinations as Monroe Regional Airport, the Monroe Civic Center and the Monroe Greyhound station. Busses run Monday through Saturday from 6 AM to 6:45 PM, with some nighttime service Monday through Saturday from 6:45 to 10:30 PM. One-way bus fare is $1 for adults and $0.50 for students, while a 10-ride pass costs $9 for adults and $8 for students and a month-long pass $34 for adults and $28 for students.
The Monroe Greyhound station, located at 3201 Desiard Street and operating daily from 4 AM to 11 PM, serves West Monroe.
Monroe Regional Airport houses rental car counters for Avis, Budget, Hertz and National.
Visitors flying into Monroe Regional Airport should expect to pay about $15 in taxi fare from the airport to West Monroe.