The closest airport to the Austin Convention Center is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS). It is located 9.5 miles southeast of the convention center.
AUS to Downtown Austin
Taxis and Rideshare Apps: The pick-up location for taxis, ride app cars and off-site rental car drop off services can be found at the ground level of the Rental Car Facility.
- Exit baggage claim of the Barbara Jordan Terminal to cross the street and enter the garage.
- Take garage elevators to Level 2.
- Walk through the pathway found in the center of the garage or take mobility assistance towards Taxi, ride app and Rental Car signs to cross the garage.
- You will reach pick-up area after crossing the road.
- Upon arriving at the ground level of the Rental Car Facility, dedicated taxi lanes are to the immediate left.
- Three ride app pick-up lanes, color-coded in blue, red and yellow with corresponding numbers 1-4 match the customers selected pick up selection.
Ride app companies that currently serve the Austin airport include Lyft, RideAustin, Uber, and Wingz. Taxis currently serving the airport include ATX Co Op, Austin Cab, Lone Star Cab, and Yellow Cab. Average cab fare from the airport to downtown Austin is $35.
Shuttles: SuperShuttle picks up passengers on the Arrivals Level. Please look for “Super Shuttle” signs. There is also a Super Shuttle kiosk inside the terminal near column C by baggage carousel 1.
Public Transit: Capital Metro’s Route 20 bus runs from AUS to downtown every 15 minutes, 7 days a week. The airport pickup stop is located outside baggage claim, in the lower level. Look for the shelter shaped like a giant blue guitar. The CapMetro bus fare is $1.25.
The following car rental facilities are offering discounts for attendees. When making reservations with the rental facilities; attendees must provide the code in order to receive the discount.
Avis Discount Code: #A563100
Budget Discount Code: BDC #T557400
Hertz Discount Code: CDP #223492
SuperShuttle has offered a 10% discount off any roundtrip reservation made online and 5% off any one-way reservation to attendees. To make reservations, visit their website directly at SuperShuttle website.