Miami International Airpor

Miami International Airport Directions


Taxis are available 24 hours per day. Taxis are available on the arrival and departure levels at MIA. Reservations are not needed for taxi service originating at MIA.


Shuttle vans are also available 24 hours per day. Shuttle vans can be found on the ground level of the terminal building, outside the baggage claim area. Private shuttle services are also available. Ride costs vary depending on the destination. Visit this website Shuttle Services for more details.

Car Rental

Car rental companies with desks at the terminal include Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz and National. The vehicles for all companies are off site, accessed by a courtesy shuttle van: rental cars must also be returned off site, and do not have to be returned to the terminal. Visit this site to view the best car rental rrates and reserve your vehicle

Rental companys include:
Avis Rent-A-Car
Budget Rent A Car
HERTZ Corporation
National Car Rental
Royal Rent A Car

Train Services

Although taxis and other private transportation are available at Miami International Airport, many travelers to the Greater Miami area choose to use public transportation to reach local destinations. Before boarding public transportation, be sure to verify hours of service for each route. Please call 305-770-3131, weekdays 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.; weekends, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Tri-Rail a tri-county commuter train, serves Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. The airport station is just east of the airport, across LeJeune Road on NW 21st Street.

For schedule and fee information, please visit

In addition to Tri-Rail, Metro-Rail is a fixed-rail system which provides transportation to areas throughout Dade County. Metro-Mover is another fixed-rail system which provides transportation to popular locations in the Downtown Miami and Brickell areas. For schedule and fee information, please visit

Metrorail runs from 5:08 a.m. to midnight seven days a week. Trains arrive every six minutes during weekday rush hours, every 15 minutes at midday, and every 30 minutes after 8 p.m. Weekend service runs every 20 minutes until 8 p.m. when trains arrive every 30 minutes.

Shuttle connections to Metro-Rail and to the Tri-Rail station are available from the Concourse E Bus Station on the ground level, directly across from U.S. Customs.

The Metro-Dade Transit Department provides numerous services providing transport to all areas of Dade County, Miami and Brickell areas. For additional information, travellers can also call 1-800-TRI-RAIL, from anywhere in the state of Florida.

Bus Services

Only Greyhound, a private company, provides direct service from Miami to the Keys. There is no direct public transit service to the Keys. Greyhound operates the "Florida Keys Transportation Service" which offers scheduled service to the most popular Florida Key destinations (Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon, and Key West). For additional information visit Greyhound online at,or call 1-800-231-2222 for more information.

Metro-Bus is the local, city bus service which provides scheduled service to all areas of Dade County. Visit their site at for the latest schedules and rates.

Printed Metrobus route maps and schedules are also available at the airport's information center located in Concourse E.


Miami International Airport operates two multi-level parking garages, the Dolphin Garage and the Flamingo Garage. Both garages offer long-term parking and are connected to the terminal building by moving sidewalks located on the 3rd level. Disabled and stroller parking is also located on the 3rd level of each garage. Call (305) 876-7536 for additional information.

Long-Term Parking

Long-Term Parking is available for $4.00 per hour for the first two hours and $2.00 for the third hour. The maximum cost is $15.00 per day.

Short-Term Parking

Cars can park for $2.50 the first half hour up to a maximum of $30.00 for an entire day. Short-Term Parking is located near the terminal building and identified as Upper and Lower Level Park One.