At Houston Airport, the METRO, which stands for the Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority, operates several services from and to downtown Houston and to the vicinities with various stops.

See the information displayed below for further information:



The most comfortable bus route to get straight to downtown Houston is METRO Bus #102.

To get to downtown Houston you need to take off at the intersection of Milam – McKinney (before METRO Transit Center). Don’t forget to ask to the driver to wait until any luggage is retrieved. Then, get the METRO Bus #40 (Southbound / Eastbound) until to Houston.

Opening hours: From 05:03 am to 12:59 am. Frequency is of 30 minutes.

Total trip time is 1 hour 20 minutes under normal traffic conditions.

For further information regarding this bus service, please visit its METRO website.



Metro Buses stops at their designated stops located at the Baggage Claim Area, South Side of Terminal C.



General fare is USD 1,25.

Please bear in mind that the driver only accepts cash.


Where do I buy my ticket?

You can purchase your ticket on board to the driver.


Other bus lines

- Beaumont/Port Arthur (Texas) - Jack Brooks Regional Airport (BPT). Companies: United Airlines, Sun Travel Airport Shuttle.

- College Station (Texas) – Easterwood Airport (CLL). Companies: GroundShuttle.com

- Galveston. Companies: Galveston Limousine Service

It is necessary to arrange the shuttle service, at least, two days before arrive at the airport.