Getting Around

 

Airport

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, near Texas 71 East and U.S. 183 South. 530-2242, www.abia.org.

Major Air Carriers

Air Canada. 888-247-2262, www.aircanada.com.

Alaska Airlines. 800-252-7522, www.alaskaair.com.

American Airlines. 800-433-7300, www.aa.com.

Continental Airlines. 800-523-3273, www.continental.com.

Delta Air Lines. 800-221-1212, www.delta.com.

Frontier Airlines. 800-432-1359, www.frontierairlines.com.

JetBlue Airways. 800-538-2583, www.jetblue.com.

Southwest Airlines. 800-435-9792, www.southwest.com.

United Airlines. 800-241-6522, www.united.com.

US Airways. 800-428-4322, www.usairways.com.

Airport Parking

Airport Fast Park. Covered spaces with rides to the airport. Cost: $8.50 (including tax). 2300 Spirit of Texas Drive, Del Valle. 385-8877, www.airportfastpark.com.

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Covered and uncovered spaces with rides to the terminal. Costs: uncovered, $7 per day (including tax); close-in parking,

$10 per day (including tax); and short-term covered, up to 30 minutes free, 31 minutes to 60 minutes $2, each additional hour $2, daily maximum, $20 (including

tax). 530-3300, www.ci.austin.tx.us/austinairport/parking.htm.

The Parking Spot. Covered spaces and uncovered spaces with rides to the airport. Cost: uncovered, $6.25 per day. Covered, $8.25 per day. Valet, $12.50 per day.

1600 E. Texas 71. 385-9343, www.theparkingspot.com.

Airport Shuttle Service

SuperShuttle. Service area includes Austin, Cedar Park, Lakeway, Round Rock, Pflugerville and Georgetown. Pick-up from hotels, businesses and residences.

Price, per person, depends on distance. 258-3826, www.supershuttle.com.

Bus Service

Capital Metro. Serves Austin, Jonestown, Lago Vista, Leander and Manor. Fares vary, with free Dillo service and special rates for students 16 to 18 years old,

seniors and children 6 and younger. For schedules, 474-1200, www.capmetro.org.

Capital Area Rural Transportation System (CARTS). Serves Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Hays, Lee and Travis and Williamson counties.

800-456-7433 or 512-478-7433, www.ridecarts.com.

Greyhound Bus Lines. Station at 916 E. Koenig Lane (RM 2222). For fares and schedules, 800-231-2222 or 458-4463, www.greyhound.com.

Taxi Services

Ace Taxi, 2023 N. Mays St., Round Rock. 512-244-1133 or 888-930-9800, www.acetaxiroundrock.com.

Austin Cab Co., 1135 Gunter St. 478-2222, www.austincab.com.

Lone Star Cab, 208 W. Powell Lane. 836-4900, www.lonestarcabaustin.com.

Yellow Cab Co., 10630 Joseph Clayton Drive, Building A. 452-9999 or 434-7700, www.yellowcabaustin.com.

Train Service

Amtrak. Austin station is at 250 N. Lamar Blvd. Reservations required. In Austin, 476-5684 or 800-872-7245, www.amtrak.com.

MetroRail

Fares vary. Stations are located at: 401 E. Fourth St., 412 Comal St., 1719 Alexander Ave., 6420 1/2 Airport Blvd., 6920 N. Lamar Blvd., 2427 1/2 Kramer Lane, 3710

W. Howard Lane, 13625 Lyndhurst Blvd. and 800 U.S. 183 N., Leander. 474-1200, allsystemsgo.capmetro.org.