The one event film geeks, music lovers, and techies can all agree on – South by Southwest – is returning to Austin, Texas next Friday, March 8th. This annual event (which makes the word event seem extremely inadequate) is jam-packed with variety of activities, shows, presentations, and exhibitions, and brings a wide variety of visitors to the city that thrives on weird.
For many, this is THE cultural influencer happening of the year.
Airport Transportation Options (and Discount!)
There are a number of options for getting from the airport to your hotel, but our Austin team can help you skip the long taxi stand line and get out quickly on our downtown shuttle.
Visitors flying into Austin Airport can save 10% on total fare using the special code SXSW4* for either our SuperShuttle shared ride van service, or ExecuCar sedan service. (You can also click here to book SuperShuttle, or click here to book ExecuCar.)
Reservations from the airport are not required, but it does speed up the process. With a prepaid reservation, you can even check in manually at our kiosk with your confirmation number that’s included in the confirmation email. You can book round trip, for the ride back to the hotel, and save 10% that way, too.
Forgot to book ahead? That’s OK! We have staffed ticket counter inside the baggage claim area, just past baggage carousel 1.
Getting Around in Austin
Most people don’t realize it, but we’ve got you covered here, too! We offer private van, sedan and SUV services within and around Austin.
If you need rides between an outlying hotel and the convention center, transfers start at $55 for up to 10 people, depending on your hotel location. If you group up to carpool, our luxury sedans and SUVs are often cheaper – and much more stylish – than a cab! The same applies to a ride back to your hotel in the evenings. Similar pricing is available for service from a hotel to a restaurant, etc.
To book non-airport transportation, please call our 24-hour dispatch office at (512) 929-3900 ext. 2.
For more information on general transportation from our Austin team, check out the detailed landing page here.
* Restrictions: Discount code applies only to online reservations nationwide. Offer is valid 3/1/13 – 3/31/13.
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