William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) is an international airport in Houston, Texas. HOU is Houston's oldest commercial airport. It serves domestic destinations and has seen significant increases in passenger numbers in recent years. Here's its address:
William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)
7800 Airport Blvd, Houston, Texas 77061
To learn more about airport parking in Houston, TX, check out the Hobby Airport Parking guide.
There is a variety of airport transportation options at HOU, so you can choose among the following: airport shuttles, app-based rides, private car services, taxis, rental cars, and public transportation. Several airport transfers are available to take you to your desired destination in or around the city. If you’re not sure which mode of transport is the best for you, we will provide you with a detailed list and help you find the most suitable option.
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Hobby Airport Shuttles
Most shuttles at HOU depart from Curb Zone 3 outside the Baggage Claim area. Follow the Ground Transportation signs and then look for the Buses/Shuttles signage.
Ground Shuttle provides daily shuttles from William P. Hobby and George Bush Intercontinental Airport to College Station. Shuttles run several times a day, and the ride to the Ground Shuttle office takes two hours. The online price is $45, so we highly recommend making an advanced reservation and save up to $15! For more information, call (855) 303-4415 or visit their website. To find the Ground Shuttle at HOU, exit on the Baggage Claim level, turn right, and head toward Zone 4 Shared Ride sign.
Galveston Limousine Service offers daily shuttles between Houston airports and Galveston. It also stops in Texas City, Dickinson, League City, etc. The airport shuttles depart from Curb Zone 4 outside Baggage Claim. Here are the Galveston shuttle fares for one-way trips:
- Adults: $55
- Seniors & Military: $52.25
- Online special: $30
Book your ride online to save $25 or call (409) 744-5466 for additional info.
Super Shuttle Express transports travelers to and from their private address, office, or hotel. It serves both city airports and offers prompt non-stop rides to any location in the area. Shared rides might not be available, so you may book the private transfer online or by calling (800) 258-3826. Upon arrival at HOU and after collecting your luggage, call SuperShuttle at 602-715-0950 for instructions on where to meet your Super Shuttle driver.
Various hotels offer free shuttle rides to their properties. You may use courtesy telephones and Interactive Visitor Kiosks in the Baggage Claim area to request a pick-up. Their pick-up/drop-off location is outside Arrivals Level—head to Curb Zone 3 . We singled out the best Hobby Airport hotels in the area:
|Americas Best Value Inn
|Courtyard by Marriott
|La Quinta Inn & Suites
A shared-ride service is a great choice for those who want to share a ride with other people and pay a flat rate to certain destinations. The most popular TNCs that serve HOU Airport are:
We outlined the lowest prices for rides from William P. Hobby Airport to a couple of places in the area:
Lyft is the most affordable option, Uber is slightly more expensive, while Wingz rides are significantly pricier, so have that in mind if traveling on a budget. To find your TNC driver at HOU, exit through the door next to Baggage Claim Carousel No. 4 and follow the Ride App signs to Curb Zone 5.
Want to grab a cab? Follow the Taxi signs to Curb Zone 2, where you can catch a taxi and get to your destination in no time! Airport staff is available at the stands to help you if necessary. The list below offers approximate fares for taxi rides from HOU Airport to the following destinations:
- $29 to Downtown
- $35 to Medical Center/NRG Park
- $41 to NASA Space Center
- $59 to Galleria
- $76 to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
Gratuity isn't included—check out the Tipping Guide to discover what's the appropriate tip for your driver!
To have a private and flexible ride that fits your schedules, opt for the rental car service! The pick-up spot is at Curb Zone 1 outside Baggage Claim area/Arrivals Level. Ten major car rental companies serve HOU, and you can find their contact details in the list below:
|Rental Car Company
Public transit is a dependable and cost-effective transportation option. At Hobby Airport, the METRO (the Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority) operates several services to downtown Houston and IAH Airport. The pick-up/drop-off location is at Curb Zone 3 outside Arrivals Level. The METRO Bus 40 fare is $1.25 per ride.
Check the HOU Airport map—all purple squares mark the pick-up locations at various zones:
Shuttle Fare can assist you in getting a reliable and budget-friendly airport shuttle ride wherever you go! In addition to Hobby Airport shuttle transfers, we help passengers across the country make reservations and travel stress-free. Our guides also offer information on IAH Airport shuttle providers.