|Brownsville Airport Shuttles|
|Located just east of the business district, Brownsville South Padre International Airport, BRO, is a city owned and public use airport. The Airport is served by three major airlines, American, United and US Airways.|
Valley Metro and Metro connect also provide shuttle transportation. There are numerous Taxi Services available in Brownsville, companies such as Yellow Express Taxi Cabs, Road Runner and Imperial to name a few, can be contacted easily with local numbers. There is also the option of renting a vehicle from any number of agencies. Enterprise, Hertz and National are just a few of the agencies that offer car rentals. Others that offer competitive rates on car rentals are Budget, Avis and Dollar Rent a Car.
About Brownsville Airport
Housed on the airport grounds is the National Weather Service for the southern portion of Texas. Charles Lindbergh made aviation history after landing at Brownsville in 1929, establishing the first airline mail service to Mexico City. Brownsville, BRO, has many parking lots available. They are both long term and short term. The short term parking is available at one price for up to a day.
Hotels near BRO
There are so many fun things to do and attractions to visit in the Brownsville South Padre Island area that no one could claim boredom. The Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic site, where the first battle in the American and Mexican War took place, is filled with history and interesting facts. The Gladys Porter Zoo is a stop for everyone to see. It is a small, beautiful wild and exotic park.
Among the other attractions available are State Parks, Children’s Museums, Museums of Fine Art and also the Theaters and Playhouse. There are assorted family style restaurants, ethnic restaurants and fast food locations. Many clubs and bars are available for nighttime entertainment.
Brownsville and the surrounding areas are filled with Southwestern charm and multi-cultural history and living. It is located close enough to Mexico to provide day trips into the country for a change of pace. Brownsville South Padre International Airport is located at 700 Amelia Earhart Drive, Brownsville, TX 78521.
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