Miami International Airport

Airport Information

  • IATA Code: MIA
  • ICAO Code: KMIA
  • Operator: Miami-Dade Aviation Department
  • Location: United States
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Miami International Airport

Miami International Airport (MIA), located on 3,230 acres of land near downtown Miami, is operated by the Miami-Dade Aviation Department and is the property of Miami-Dade County government. Founded in 1928, MIA now offers more flights to Latin America and the Caribbean than any other U.S. airport, is America’s third-busiest airport for international passengers, boasts a lineup over 100 air carriers and is the top U.S. airport for international freight.

MIA is also the leading economic engine for Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida, generating business revenue of $31.9 billion annually and approximately 60 percent of all international visitors to Florida. MIA’s vision is to grow from a recognized hemispheric hub to a global airport of choice that offers customers a world-class experience and an expanded route network with direct passenger and cargo access to all world regions.

Airport News

Miami International Airport named Sustainable Cargo Airport of the Year

Airport earns top award from Freightweek magazine readers Miami International Airport has been voted Sustainable Cargo Airport of the Year by readers and subscribers of Freightweek magazine, after earning 4,074 of 19,324 online votes during the …

MIA wins four national awards for government innovation

Airport projects recognized by National Association of Counties (NACo) Four projects that improved passenger and cargo operations at Miami International Airport were recognized with 2022 Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor …

MIA cargo is sky-high as World Trade Month begins

Freight traffic up eight percent in first quarter of 2022 After racking up big numbers during its second-consecutive record-breaking year in freight traffic, Miami International Airport is well on its way to a three-peat in 2022 …

American Airlines adding more than 600 jobs at Miami International Airport

As part of American’s ongoing commitment to Miami, the airline is adding more than 600 home-based reservations jobs. The airline currently has 200 new representatives in training, and a goal to hire more than 400 …

Travelers at Miami International Airport can now park, pay and go with MIA Quick Pay

Travelers now have a quicker way home from parking at Miami International Airport with MIA Quick Pay stations, self-service kiosks that allow passengers to pre-pay for their parking inside the garage and zip through the …

MIA reopens concourse E and F areas for Fall growth

The Fall season is bringing a change in the weather and a change in airline locations at Miami International Airport. To accommodate for its rising passenger numbers, MIA reopened its Concourse E international arrivals facility …

Miami International Airport maintains airport health accreditation from ACI World

In recognition of its sustained health and safety response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Miami International Airport has been reaccredited by the Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Health Accreditation program. In September 2020, MIA was the first …

Miami International Airport is first U.S. airport to test COVID-19 detector dogs

Airport partners with FIU on pilot program at employee checkpoint As part of its ongoing effort to help stop the spread of COVID-19, Miami International Airport is now getting help from some furry new friends: detector …

Spirit Airlines to launch 30 nonstop routes at Miami International Airport

Miramar-based Spirit Airlines is making an even bigger and brighter commitment to the Sunshine State by expanding its reach in South Florida. After initially releasing a proposed schedule in June, today Spirit confirmed plans to …


Miami International Airport
2100 NW 42nd Ave
United States
FL 33126
  • +1 305-876-7000