Ground Transportation


Pick up – outside Baggage Claim/Arrivals Level, Terminals A, B, C and E

  • Terminal A: south side, Door A-115
  • Terminal B: south side, B-103
  • Terminal C: south side, Door C-105
  • Terminal E: south side, Door E-103 B
  • Follow signs to “Ground Transportation”
  • Exits are marked with “Taxis”

Taxi Assistance

Airport personnel are present and on-duty at Terminal A, B, C, and E curbsides continually 24/7.Transportation Agents will match you with a cab and verify your destination address with the cab driver.

If for any reason a Transportation Agent is not available, call 281-233-3169 or use the courtesy phone to dial 23-4198.

All taxis picking up passengers from the Airport are fully licensed and drivers must complete a training course in safe driving, customer service and assisting passengers with disabilities.

Approximate fares, not including gratuity, from IAH

  • $57 to downtown
  • $65 to Galleria/Medical Center area
  • $70 to NRG Park
  • $78 to Hobby Airport
  • $102 to NASA Space Center

Senior citizens are eligible for a 10% discount.

A surcharge of $2.75 applies for a departure fee, and an additional surcharge of $1.00 applies for late-night trips between 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.

For more information, download the taxi brochure with up-to-date rates.

Drop off – All Terminals, Departures Level



Pick up - outside Baggage Claim/Arrivals Level, Terminals A and C 

  • Terminal A: west side, Doors A-113 and A-114 
  • Terminal C: south side, Door C-105
  • Terminal B: Door 102-S 
  • Terminals D and E: passengers using Ride App should board Skyway or Subway to Terminals A or C

Pick-up area is designated by “Ride App” signs

Drop off – All terminals, Departures Level

Ride Apps  serving IAH are:

  • Alto
  • Lyft
  • RideTEGO
  • Uber
  • Wingz