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Hilton Americas-Houston is located 25 miles from the airport. It is approximately a 30 minute ride.

For quality assistance with your air travel to Houston, please contact Omega World Travel at
800-969-4152 or by e-mail at Omega provides 24-hours customer service and emergency assistance

Super Shuttle

Super Shuttle is offering ACBL members a $2 discount!  Please use the discount code DHPWJ when you reserve.  Non-discounted approximate fare from the Bush Intercontinental Airport to Hilton Americas-Houston is $23. The non-discounted approximate fare from the Houston Hobby Airport is $19.
Click “Super Shuttle” above to make reservations.


Houston has a downtown cab program. You can take a cab anywhere downtown for only $6. Please click here for more information.

Approximate cab fare from George Bush Intercontinental Airport to downtown is $45.
Approximate cab fare from William P. Hobby Airport is $22.

Getting Around Houston

$6 Cab Fare Anywhere Downtown

The City of Houston has authorized a flat taxi fare of $6 for all trips in the downtown area. This $6 fare will apply anywhere within the Central Business District, bounded by Interstate 45, Interstate 10 and U.S. 59. The fare, in addition to increased downtown taxi stands, provides an easy alternative to driving to lunch, business meetings and activities throughout the downtown area. No surcharges will apply to the fare, which can accommodate multiple riders under the $6 total rate.

The number of downtown taxi stands have increased. These taxi stands are designated areas where cabs can "stand" and wait for a fare. Additionally, there are at least 30 "hailing cab" icons on various downtown streets, which mark that particular site as a three-minute zone where taxis can briefly stop to pick up and drop off passengers.


METRORail Rail offers convenient accessible service within the heart of the city between downtown Houston and Reliant Park, including the Museum District and Texas Medical Center. Click “METRORail” above for more information.

What is there to do in Houston along the METRORail? Click here to find out.

METRO Bus offers local service, express service and park and ride service. Please click “METRO Bus” for more information.