General Francisco Mujica International Airport

General Francisco Mujica Airport

General Francisco Mujica International Airport is an international airport located in Álvaro Obregón, Michoacán, Mexico. It serves the Metropolitan Area of Morelia, Michoacán, and is the largest airport in the state of Michoacán. In addition to providing domestic flights within Mexico, it serves as a gateway for international travel, connecting Central Mexico to multiple destinations in the United States.

The airport was inaugurated on April 13, 1984, and was named after former Governor of Michoacán Francisco José Múgica. In 2022, Morelia Airport handled 1,172,700 passengers, reaching the million-passenger milestone for the first time that year. It also ranked as the eighth-busiest airport in Mexico for international passenger traffic.

General Information about General Francisco Mujica Airport

The following table is an overview of MLM Airport indicated below:

AirportGeneral Francisco Mujica International Airport
Airport TypePublic
Operator/OwnerGrupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico
ServesMorelia, Michoacán, Mexico
General Francisco Mujica Airport CodeMLM
General Francisco Mujica Airport Terminals1
MLM Airport Runway1
MLM Airport Coordinates19°51′00″N 101°01′32″W
General Francisco Mujica Airport AddressKm. 27 Carretera Morelia-Zinapécuaro, 58920 Álvaro Obregón, Mich., Mexico
Contact Number+52 443 313 6780
Official Website
Elevation1,839 m / 6,033 ft

General Francisco Mujica Airport Code

General Francisco Mujica Airport code is MLM. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport General Francisco Mujica. 


General Francisco Mujica Airport Map

The General Francisco Mujica Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

General Francisco Mujica International Airport Runway

General Francisco Mujica Airport features a one state-of-the-art runway: 

NameLength (mtr)Length (ft)Surface

General Francisco Mujica Airport Terminal

General Francisco Mujica International Airport has only one terminal, which accommodates both arrivals and departures for domestic and international flights. The terminal is a single-story building with a total area of 12,060 square meters (129,800 sq ft) and features a variety of amenities, including check-in counters, baggage claim areas, restaurants, shops, and a VIP lounge.

Nearest Airports to General Francisco Mujica International Airport

Some of the closest airports to MLM Airport are:

Airlines Operating from General Francisco Mujica Airport

The following airlines operate from General Francisco Mujica Airport:

  • Aeroméxico Connect
  • American Airlines
  • United Express
  • VivaAerobus
  • Volaris

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