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Transportation to Port of Galveston Cruise Terminal

The nearest airport to Port of Galveston is (HOU) Houston Hobby International Airport For a list of Airlines that fly into ((IAH or HOU) Houston International Airport, please click here
  • Travel Time From (HOU) Houston Hobby International Airport to Port of Galveston is about 50 minutes
  • The Distance between (HOU) Houston Hobby International Airport & Port of Galveston is 40 Miles
  • Yes, there is LOTS of traffic and delays are very possible. (Plan accordingly!)

The fares below are each way and based on group size and are all inclusive. (Gratuity included)

 Houston Hobby Airport (HOU) to Port of Galveston (1-4 Passengers) is = $200.00
Houston Hobby Airport (HOU) to Port of Galveston (5-10 Passengers) is = $250.00
Houston Hobby Airport (HOU) to Port of Galveston (11-14 Passengers) is = $300.00

There is another airport in Houston (George Bush International - Airport Code IAH). For a list of Airlines that fly into ((IAH) George Bush International Airport, please click here

  • Travel Time From (IAH) Houston George Bush International Airport to Port of Galveston is about 1 Hour and 20 minutes
  • The Distance between (IAH) Houston George Bush International Airport & Port of Galveston is 50 Miles
  • Yes, there is LOTS of traffic and delays are very possible. (Plan accordingly!)

The fares below are each way and based on group size and are all inclusive. (Gratuity included)

 Houston Bush Airport (IAH) to Port of Galveston (1-4 Passengers) is = $220.00
Houston Bush Airport (IAH) to Port of Galveston (5-10 Passengers) is = $270.00
Houston Bush Airport (IAH) to Port of Galveston (11-14 Passengers) is = $320.00

Fares are the same in either direction. You can book a one-way or a round-trip. Round-Trip fares are simply the cost of 2 one-ways.

The rates above include ((IAH or HOU) Houston Airport, surrounding airport hotels, Port of Galveston



Transportation from the ((IAH or HOU) Houston Airport to the Port of Galveston Cruise Port and Back!

The night before your trip, you will need to call our Dispatch Desk between the hours of 7PM and 9PM. The dispatcher will give you your Driver's Name, Driver's Cell Phone Number as well as the Shuttle Unit Number you are assigned. Our driver will also have your information and will call the number you list in your reservation approximately 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick up time and will tell you exactly where they're waiting for you.
 
 We will pick you up at ((IAH or HOU) Houston Airport and take you directly to Port of Galveston in a private shuttle
  • When you land in ((IAH or HOU) Houston Airport turn your cell phone on.
  • Check your voicemail to see if your driver has left you instructions. If not, call the driver.
  • Meet the shuttle in ((IAH or HOU) Houston Airport at the Ground Transportation Center
 We will pick you up at Port of Galveston and take you back to ((IAH or HOU) Houston Airport in a private shuttle
  • When you dock at Port of Galveston turn your cell phone on.
  • Check your voicemail to see if your driver has left you instructions. If not, call the driver.
  • After clearing Customs & Immigration, your shuttle will be in the spot your driver indicates
Quick Fact: Each ship has an average of 2000 passengers getting off the ship while 2000 more are trying to check in. There is ONE road in and ONE road out of the Port. Delays DO happen. We apologize in advance for any type of delays that you may experience. Plan accordingly.
 


Book Your Flight FIRST, then Book your Ground Transportation to the Cruise Port!

Generally, you won't be able to board the ship until 12PM at the earliest. Most cruises depart the Port at 4PM and boarding usually closes at 3:30PM. Please consider the travel time from the airport to the cruise port.
 
If the weather is good and there are no delays, the ship will dock around 7 o'clock in the morning. It takes several hours to disembark everyone off of the ship. .


Book Early To Save Time, Money And Headaches!

We cannot stress this enough! We constantly receive telephone calls from cruise passengers who wait until the last possible minute to book their ground transfers between the airport and cruise port. During the peak cruise season, which is March through August and again from November through the end of December, we sell out every week. Our fares are on the average of 35% less than a taxi so book early & save money! Ready to book? Click Here For Reservations
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