Flying to Waco
The Waco Regional Airport (ACT) is serviced by the following airlines:
- American Airlines/American Eagle with connecting service to the Dallas/Fort Worth Airport (DFW)
- United Airlines, with connecting service to Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
Getting from the Waco Airport to a local hotel
Free Waco Airport shuttles are provided by many area hotels and motels. Just call the hotel and request pickup.
Waco Yellow Cab - (254) 756-1861
Renting a Car
There are several major car rental agencies located at the Waco Regional Airport. Click here to view the current list.
Shuttle Service from the Dallas/Fort Worth Airport
Waco Streak - 1-800-460-0430 or (254) 772-0430. Daily scheduled airport shuttles to DFW. Charters to additional airports and locations as well as van and town car service are available.
Facility for Landing Planes
TSTC Waco Airport - Located at the TSTC Waco campus approximately 1/2 mile from the I-35 at mile marker. Serves both industrial businesses and executives and can handle wide bodied jets on the 8600' runway. The FAA contract tower is operated 24/7. Servion Fuel is the airport's FBO.
Driving to Waco
Waco is conveniently located on the I-35 corridor in the heart of Texas. It's central location is convenient for tourists, as well as convention and meeting attendees throughout the state!
|City||Miles from Waco||Driving Time|
|Corpus Christi||314||5.5 hours|
|El Paso||650||11.0 hours|
|Fort Worth||91||1.5 hours|
|San Antonio||181||3.0 hours|
Bus Service to Waco
Greyhound - 1-800-531-5332.
Amtrak - 1-800-872-7245
The Amtrak station for Waco is in McGregor, approximately 15 miles west of Waco.
Please note: The McGregor Amtrak station is not staffed. Tickets cannot be purchased at this station. Purchase tickets through Amtrak's number, on the Amtrak website, or at another staffed Amtrak station.
Travelers arriving in McGregor via train can call Waco's Yellow Cab at (254) 756-1861 to get from McGregor to Waco.
Local Bus/Trolley Service
The Waco Transit city bus service operates daily. Call (254) 750-1613 for schedules and fare information, or stop by the Tourist Information Center at I-35 and University Parks Dr. The City's website has complete Waco Transit information, including fares & schedules.
Charter Bus Service
Charter buses are available for tours and convention shuttles.