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Tucson International Airport Transfers

Tucson International Airport provides several modes of efficient transportation for its customers.

Services to/from TUS, including rental cars, taxis, rideshares, shuttles, and buses are available at the Ground Transportation Center of the terminal.

The quickest way to get from Tucson Airport (TUS) to Tucson Amtrak Station is by taxi, which costs less than $30.00 and takes 15 minutes.

Planning your transfer options before hitting the road will give you peace of mind in Tucson, Arizona.

Before leaving your home, know what items are allowed in your carry-on bag, what you can pack in your checked baggage, and what items are prohibited.

For the convenience and direction of the riding public, passengers may approach the Airport Information Desk for transport assistance anytime.

Finally, travelers should only transact at the airport counters and other legitimate establishments for their safety.

Rental Car Services at Tucson International Airport

There are several Rental Car counters outside the exit of the main terminal at Tucson International Airport. It is located close to the Baggage Claim at the Ground Transportation Center.

The rental facility is open 24/7, but operation hours may vary. Please inquire at your service provider for specific service hours and return procedures.

Plan and book your rental car as soon as possible ahead of your trip. Also, plan to check with your rental car company to confirm your reservation ahead of your trip.

When ready to return your vehicle to the car rental center, remove all personal items before turning over the rented vehicle to the designated facility.

Allow plenty of time for your drive when returning the vehicle. If you’re not sure where to go, give the rental company a call. See all rental car companies at Tucson International Airport.

For item(s) lost and found inside the vehicle, please contact the rental car company directly.

For item(s) left on a rental car center shuttle bus, the Airport Lost and Found at +1 520-573-8156 (items are held for at least 30 days only).

Ride Shares at Tucson International Airport

Rideshares pick up and drop off passengers at the designated area at the Ground Transportation Center.

Passengers can reserve rideshare by downloading the company’s app on their smartphone and coordinating directly with their driver. They can also request a ride a few days before their flight to avoid the inconvenience.

Ridesharing apps should let users verify the identity of drivers by checking out their faces, license plates, and colors.

Taxis at Tucson International Airport

Upon exit from the Baggage Claim area, proceed to the Ground Transportation Center outside the Baggage Claim area.

Tucson International Airport is served by different taxi companies 24/7. A typical taxi fare from the airport to the downtown area would be around $40.00.

If you need to travel outside the city area, please consult your driver for rates. It is customary to give the driver a tip (15-20% of the fare) for good service. More information about taxis at Tucson International Airport.

Keep a record of the cab company, vehicle number, and driver's name just in case you leave something behind.

Trains at Tucson International Airport

Although there is an Amtrak Train Station located at 400 North Toole Avenue, Tucson, Arizona, there are no train connections from the airport to downtown Tucson.

You can get a taxi from Tucson International Airport to Tucson Amtrak Station for less than $30.00. Additional information about train services near Tucson International Airport.

Buses at Tucson International Airport

Two routes of Sun Tran, the region’s public transit system, make regular stops at Tucson International Airport. Bus Routes No. 11 and No. 25.

The bus stop for the airport is in front of the main terminal. Follow signs to ground transportation. Exit Baggage Claim and cross the roadway. The Sun Tran stop is to your right on the first island.

Sun Tran bus fare is about $1.75. Further information about buses to and from Tucson International Airport.

Prices may change based on several factors. Discounts apply to qualified passengers.

Hotel Shuttle Services at Tucson International Airport

Many hotels in the area provide shuttle services. Passengers may confirm with their local hotel if this is available at their accommodation.

Shuttles pick up and drop passengers at the Ground Transportation Center in front of the terminal.

Parking at Tucson International Airport

TUS provides safe and comfortable parking spaces for its customers. The facility is open 24/7. Cash and credit card payments are accepted. See more information about long and short-term parking at Tucson International Airport.