Getting Around Austin

When planning your next visit to Austin, Texas transportation for the city and all surrounding areas including The Austin Convention Center is widely available and very affordable.

The Capital METRO is Austin's public bus transportation system and is available for all of the Austin capital and surrounding areas offering over 3,000 stops. This premiere bus transportation runs Monday through Thursday year round, with special operating hours on Friday. All buses are air-conditioned while offering extremely low bus fare. Fare purchase is available when you board the bus.

The Austin Metropolitan Transit Authority operates the METROrail, a light rail-line public transportation system for the Austin area. The comfortable and air-conditioned rail system operates Monday through Thursday daily with special operating hours on Friday and Saturday. Rail fares are available for purchase when boarding the rail-line and are extremely affordable as well. Detailed routes and daily schedules are available on-line.

Car rentals companies are located at the Austin-Bergdom International Airport and provide superior service and reliable quality. They offer a fleet of sedan, mid-size and compact automobiles as well as SUV's and convertibles for economic lease. You may choose from a wide variety of rental packages as well as daily and longer-duration rental agreements. Thrifty Car Rental is open 24 hours year round. Walk-ins are welcome as well as reservations by phone and on-line.

SuperShuttle, located at The Austin-Bergdom International Airport provides exemplary customer service for all your transportation requirements. They operate a large fleet of signature blue air-conditioned shuttle-buses and offer timely service to and from the airport. SuperShuttle provides affordable and dependable service and is available by telephone or at the SuperShuttle service desk located in the airport.

If you are seeking transportation for larger groups, Charter Bus Austin will meet your travel requirements. Customers choose from an assortment of rental or charter buses as well as many affordable day and longer-duration packages. Seasoned drivers will take care of the driving while you enjoy the comfortable and spacious air-conditioned ride. They are available by phone and on-line for reservation scheduling daily year round.

The Yellow Cab Company has been serving Austin, Texas for over 25 years. They provide a large fleet of vehicles including minivans. Their vehicles are clean, air-conditioned and are equipped with digital fare counters. They are open 24 hours year round and accept fare service requests by phone and through your computer.