City Guide


Tucson International Airport (TUS)

Location: The airport is situated eight miles (13km) south of downtown Tucson.
Time: GMT -7
Contacts: Tel: +1 520 5738100; Fax: +1 609 771 0732; Email:
Getting to the city: The Sun Tran bus company operates service into Tucson from the airport on two routes. A standard Sun Tran bus fare is $1.75. Airport shuttles, taxis and rental cars are also available.
Car rental: Car rental agencies based at Tucson Airport include Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Dollar, Hertz and National. Counters are located in the Rental Car Facility east of the Terminal.
Airport Taxis: There are taxis located on the commercial roadway in front of the baggage claim area. Rates are about $2.25 per mile, with the meter starting at $4.50. The four companies authorized to take walk-up passengers from the airport are AAA Airport Cabs, Discount Cabs, Flash Cab, and Yellow Cab.
Facilities: There are various dining and shopping options located within the terminal, as well as ATMs, mailboxes, smoking areas, a pet relief area, meeting rooms, massage chairs, military lounge, shoeshine services, and a lost and found.
Parking: In the Garage parking costs $10 per day. In the Hourly parking it costs $1 per half hour up to a daily maximum of $13. In the Economy Lot, rates are $4.50 per day. A shuttle services the Economy Lot, but all other parking options are within walking distance of the terminal.
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