Austin Bergstrom International Airport - AUS

Austin, United States of America (US)

Getting around the airport

2 terminals

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is located in Austin, Texas, approximately 5 miles southeast of downtown Austin. The airport has two terminals, the Barbara Jordan Terminal, with two main levels and a mezzanine and the South Terminal used by low-cost carriers Allegiant Airlines and VIA Air only.

  • The lower level serves arrivals and offers ground transportation while the upper level is ticketing, check-in, and gates.
  • At the center of the gateway is Gate 10, Gates 9-1 are to the left and Gates 11-25 are to the right.
  • The Market Place on the upper-level houses restaurants, shops, and a live music stage.
  • Free Boingo internet kiosks are available near Gates 5, 8, and 12, and in the baggage claim area next to the Visitor Center.
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Getting into Austin

Bus or taxi


The 100 MetroAirport bus provides direct service to downtown Austin. Buses depart every 30 minutes on the hour and half-past. Total journey time is approximately 20-30 minutes. The fare is USD 1.75 and exact change is needed. Bus passes can also be purchased via the Capital Metro app. You can also take the 350 Airport Blvd. bus that connects the airport to north Austin.

Location: Barbara Jordana Terminal, before security, lower level, outside baggage claim to the far right of the terminal
Hours: 05:30-00:06 Mon-Fri, 06:00-23:36 Sat, 08:00-23:33 Sun


Taxis are available outside the lower level of the airport. Minimum fare is USD 12.10, including airport surcharge. The approximate cost is USD 26, depending on your destination. Credit card payments are accepted. Lyft and Uber networks serve the Austin metropolitan area, including the airport.

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Cafés and bars

no 24-hour venues

Cafés and bars located past security generally open one hour before departures from nearby gates and remain open up to 30 minutes after the last scheduled flight arrives.

Various bars and cafés have fixed opening hours:

Earl Campbell’s Sports Bar

Main Terminal, after security, upper level, gate 13

7:00 - 19:00

Waterloo Records/Austin City Limits

Main Terminal, after security, upper level, gate 13

Sun-Fri 6:00 - 19:00; Sat 6:00 - 18:00

The Saxon Pub and Grub

Main Terminal, after security, upper level, gate 5

Sun 12:00- 18:15; Mon-Fri 10:30 - 18:15; Sat 10:30 - 18:00

Live music: Thur & Fri 14:00 to 16:00

Annie’s Café & Bar

Main Terminal, after security, upper level, gate 18

Food: Sun-Fri 6:00 to 19:00; Sat 6:00 to 18:30

Bar: Mon-Fri 9:30 to 19:00 ; Sat 9:30 to 18:30; Sun noon to 19:00

Live Music: Mon-Fri 13:00 to 15:00. 

Ruta Maya

Main Terminal, after security, upper level, gate 18

Sun-Fri 5:00 to 19:00; Sat 5:00 to 17:00

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Power Outlets

PowerPort computer stations

PowerPort computer stations are available on the concourse, providing internet access, battery and cell phone chargers, USB ports, and printing.

Main Terminal, airside, upper level, across from gate 6 and between gates 15 and 17

Wireless recharging of mobile devices are also available at new seating. Each of the new 3-seat arrangements share USB power outputs and Duracell Powermats.

Main Terminal, airside, upper level, Gates 4, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23

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Art in the Airport

Airport has lots of artwork to see

There are exhibits and architectural installations throughout the terminal. Some works are permanent and fixed, while others change on occasion. Enjoy these artworks as you joney throught the airport. 

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Music in the Air

Live music performances

Austin is the Live Music Capital of the World so it’s only right that the airport displays this tradition to its international clientele. AUS offers regular performances at several venues from Monday to Saturday.

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Arrive earlier

at least 90 minutes

Passengers are advised to arrive in the airport terminal at least 90 minutes prior to flights departure time.

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