World Tourism Guides
 
Home  II About Us  II City Guide  II Country Guide  II Airports Guide II Cruises Guide  II Hotels Guide  II Honeymoon Guides  II Contact Us
World Tourism Guides

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS)

Full Airport Name

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

Address

3600 Presidential Boulevard, Suite 411, Austin, Texas 78719, USA

Airport Code

AUS

Country Code

1

Telephone

(512) 530 2242

Fax

(512) 530 6653

E-mail

airportinfo@ci.austin.tx.us

Website

www.abia.org

Number of Terminals

1

Time Zone

GMT - 6 (GMT - 5 from aboriginal Sunday in April to aftermost Sunday in October)

Location

The airport is amid 13km (8 miles) southeast of Austin.

Driving Directions

The airport can be accomplished from Highway 71, which leads southeast from Austin, off the I-183 and 10km (6 miles) south of IH-35.

Car Parking

There is amplitude for over 10,000 cars at the airport: in a covered concise car esplanade abutting to the Barbara Jordan Passenger Terminal, and in apparent parking (car esplanade A) and abiding car parks (car parks B-G). Shuttle buses accomplish to/from the terminal 24 hours a day to all car parks.

Car Hire

Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprize, Hertz, National and Thrifty are all represented at the airport. Counters are amid on the accoutrements accost akin of the terminal.

Public Transport

Road: Bus: Buses nos.100 and 350 serve the airport and are operated by Capital Metro (tel: (512) 474 1200).

Taxi: Super Shuttle (tel: (512) 258 3826) operates a auto minibus account from the airport and has a adverse on the accoutrements accost akin of the airport. Auto companies, including American Yellow Checker Cab (tel: (512) 452 9999), Austin Cab (tel: (512) 478 2222) and Roy's Auto (tel: (512) 482 0000), are additionally present.

Information and Advice Desks

The advice board is amid in the accoutrements accost area. Agents can accommodate admonition and advice cartage with auto and shuttle services. Cartage can additionally acquaintance assorted hotels application address telephones amid in the accoutrements accost area.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: ATMs and postal casework are available.

Eating and drinking: There are abundant restaurants, bite bars, delis, ice-cream parlours and bars.

Shopping: The Market Place, central the terminal building, houses best of the shops and restaurants.

Luggage: There is a absent and begin account (tel: (512) 530 7600).

Conference and Business Facilities

Wireless Internet admission at the airport is provided by Wayport (website: www.wayport.net) and is attainable throughout all terminals and gates. American Airlines' Admirals Club and Business Center (tel: 1 800 237 7971) provides associates with business facilities, including basement for up to 150 people, fax machine, photocopier, computer and printer, and computer ports for laptops. It additionally has two appointment rooms. Continental Airlines Presidents Club (tel: (512) 530 1850) additionally provides appointment and business facilities. There is additionally a Business and Technology Centre (tel: (512) 530 7900) able to handle business transactions, adopted bill barter and airline cruise insurance. The Hilton Austin Airport (tel: (512) 385 6767) offers business and appointment facilities, with 18 affair apartment available, including a amphitheater all-around up to 800 people, and a absolutely able business centre.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Facilities accommodate elevators, disabled toilets, attainable admission counters and tables, bargain airport directories and Braille signage. Disabled parking spaces are amid either abutting to lifts or to shuttle bus stops; shuttle buses are acceptable for wheelchairs. Wheelchair account is attainable to the aircrafts; cartage should acquaint their airline of any appropriate assistance, above-mentioned to travel. TTD phones are available. Airport agents are accomplished in American assurance language.

Hotels

Hilton Austin Airport (tel: (512) 385 6767) is amid on the airport site, abreast the Barbara Jordan Passenger Terminal. There are chargeless shuttle buses to/from the terminal. The Holiday Inn Town Lake, the Marriott Austin Capitol, Omni Austin, Ramada Limited Austin and the one-star La Quinta Capitol are amid abreast the airport; all of these except the La Quinta Capitol action a shuttle account to/from the airport.

 

- worldtourismguides.com