Austin Bergstrom AUS Airport Overview
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport AUS - also known as 'ABIA' - serves the City of Austin and is the gateway to Central Texas. It has recently been ranked by an Airport Service Quality passenger survey as third Best Airport in North America, and comes in fifth compared to world-wide airports of its size. Noteworthy is that ACI awareded the Airport with the 'Roll of Excellence'.
AUS Airport is located 5 miles southeast of the business district of the city of Austin, and can be directly accessed by State Hwy 71 (ABIA exit) and indirectly via Interstate 35 (6 miles from Airport) and State Hwys 183.
NOTICE: the new and temporary 8-lane toll plaza with four toll booths & 4 credit card only lanes - located near the northeast corner of the Garage - is to be used until a permanent 11-lane toll plaza is constructed behind it (as part of the CONRAC project) is completed in 2015.
AUS Airport has two runways and an estimated 9 million passengers annually, and is served by a number of airlines offering numerous US nonstop destinations with connections around the world.
Aeromar will start its daily Mexico City service - geared towards the business traveler -on October 21, 2013.
Southwest will start its New Orleans 'top-notch' (with 1 checked bag free) service November 3, 2013.
TSA checkpoints open 4am. It is advisable to arrive at the terminal 2 hours prior to a flight scheduled before 8am and no later than 90 minutes prior to scheduled departure after 8am.
TSA Pre-Check is now available for eligible passengers of Alaska, American, Delta, United & US Airways airlines, as well as members of Trusted Traveler programs, including Global Entry, SENTRI & NEXUS.
The on-Airport Hilton Austin Hotel is on Hotel Drive, across from the parking lots.
Austin-Bergstrom Airport has one passenger terminals, called the Barbara Jordan Terminal.
Present and future Airport Developments: A new Consolidated Rental Car Facility (CONRAC) is now under construction, to be completed in Fall 2015. It will also house 900 covered parking stalls.
3600 Presidential Blvd
Austin, TX 78719
- Website for Austin Bergstrom: http://www.austintexas.gov/airport
- Contact: http://www.ci.austin.tx.us/austinairport/contactus.htm
- Phone: (512) 530 2242
- View Terminal Map
Austin Bergstrom AUS Airport Update History
- AUS Airports - Oct 28, 2013
- AUS Airport Intro - Oct 11, 2013
- AUS Main Terminals - Oct 11, 2013
- AUS Buses & Trains - Oct 3, 2013
- AUS Rental Cars - Sep 27, 2013
- AUS Security - Sep 19, 2013
- AUS Pets - Sep 19, 2013
- AUS Persons With Disabilities - Sep 19, 2013
- AUS Mail Center - Sep 19, 2013
- AUS Taxis & Limos - Sep 9, 2013
- AUS Internet - Sep 1, 2013
- AUS Int Arrivals - Sep 1, 2013
- AUS Official Website Links - Sep 1, 2013
- AUS Emergency - Sep 1, 2013
- AUS Currency Exchange - Sep 1, 2013
- AUS Business Services - Sep 1, 2013
- AUS Banking ATM - Sep 1, 2013
- AUS Lost Found - Sep 1, 2013
- AUS Parking On site - Aug 28, 2013