American Airlines announces new service to Harlingen


HARLINGEN, Texas – American Airlines announced today that they will offer service between Valley International Airport in Harlingen and Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas.

Service will start on March 3,2019 with 3 flights a day. These flights will offer excellent connections to more than 800 daily flights to 200 plus nonstop destinations American Airlines and their oneworld® airline partners offer from DFW. Harlingen will become the carrier’s 23rd destination they service in Texas.

The three daily flights will depart Harlingen at 6:00am, arriving at DFW at 7:43am; 11:30am arriving DFW at 1:14pm; and 5:40pm arriving DFW at 7:24pm. Return flights will depart DFW at 8:55am arriving Harlingen at 10:32am; 3:01pm arriving Harlingen at 5:00pm; and 8:40pm arriving in Harlingen at 10:08pm. These flights will be available for sale October 8, 2018. The times will provide convenient morning and late afternoon departures from both cities, convenient for both business and leisure traffic.

“Residents in Harlingen and the Rio Grande Valley are thrilled to have American Airlines providing excellent reach throughout their entire network”, said Chris Boswell, Mayor of Harlingen. “It is more than new air service, American Airlines will bring to Harlingen its recognized AAdvantage® Frequent Flyer program, the American Airlines Vacations product and the reach it provides through the oneworld® alliance”, stated Jose A. Mulet, Director of Air Service Development at Valley International Airport.