For Pilots

Las Cruces International Airport (LRU) is located 45 miles northeast of El Paso International Airport and is an excellent alternative for general aviation aircraft and corporate travel to the Las Cruces area. LRU is continually improving its facilities to better serve pilots, passengers, and local residents.

Essential Aviation Services

  • Free covered vehicle parking
  • Fuel and maintenance services
  • Pilot and passenger lounge in the airport terminal building
  • Several local rental car agencies and hotels will pick you up at airport
  • Tie downs, shades for aircraft parking

Pilot Resources

Airport Facility Information

  • Airport Hours: Open 24 hours per day
  • Airport Office: Call 575-541-2471 or Email the Airport Office
  • Terminal Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • FAA Identifier: LRU