Las Vegas Transportation

McCarran Airport

McCarran Airport is the primary airport serving Vegas. In 2000, 36.9 million people flew through the airport.

Airport Shuttles

Shuttles are located outside of baggage claim at McCarran International Airport and operate seven days a week. Residential, motel and hotel airport transportation. Door to Door service.

 

las vegasTaxis

Every casino has a line of taxis waiting at its front entrance. Standard fares are $2.20 for the first mile and $1.50 for each additional mile, but the meter continues to run when you're caught in traffic. A $1.20 surcharge is added for trips to the airport; we've listed sample fares for the airport run. Tip the driver between fifteen and twenty percent.

 

A-North Las Vegas Cab

Phone: 702-643-1041
 

A Vegas Western Cab Co

Phone: 702-736-6121
 

ABC Union Cab Co

Phone: 702-736-8444
 

Ace Cab Co

Phone: 702-736-8383
 

Checker Cab Co

Phone: 702-873-2000
 

Deluxe Taxicab Service

Phone: 702-568-7700
 

Desert Cab Co

Phone: 702-386-9102
 

Henderson Taxi

Phone: 702-384-2322
 

Lucky Cab Company

Phone: 702-477-7555
 

On Demand Sedan

Phone: 702-876-2222
 

Western Cab Co

Phone: 702-736-8000
 

Whittlesea Blue Cab

Phone: 702-384-6111
 

Star Cab Co

Phone: 702-873-71003
   
Cat Bus Service

Citizen Area Transit bus service has 40 routes throughout the Las Vegas Valley and Henderson. Cost for a one-way fare on the Strip is $2 (routes 301, 302 and 303); off-Strip fares are $1.25 one way. General operating hours are between 5:30 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. for residential routes, seven days a week. Nine routes run 24 hours a day.

Current CAT Routes
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As of April 2004, the CAT Bus System runs a total of 48 routes. They are:

NOTE: Routes listed in bold run 24 hours a day. Click on route for full schedule and map.

Route
Route Name
Route
Route Name
101
Rainbow
212
Sunset/Boulder Highway
102
Jones
213
Harmon/Koval
103
Decatur
214
"H" St./"D" St.
104
Valley View/Torrey Pines
215
Bonanza
105
Martin Luther King Blvd./Desert Inn
216
Henderson
106
Rancho
217
Warm Springs
107
Boulder Highway
218
Cheyenne
108
Paradise/Swenson
219
Craig/Centennial
109
Maryland Parkway
301
Las Vegas Strip
110
Eastern
302
Las Vegas Strip Express
111
Green Valley/Pecos
303
Mall Circulator
112
Desert Inn/Lamb
402
Crosstown Limited
113
Las Vegas Blvd. North (113A for special events only)
403
DTC/Craig Connector
114
Green Valley Circulator
706
Silver STAR
115
Nellis
707
Silver STAR
116
Boulder City
708
Silver STAR
117
Las Vegas Blvd. South
709
Silver STAR
201
Tropicana (201A, 201B for special events only)
710
Silver STAR
202
Flamingo
711
Silver STAR
203
Spring Mountain/Twain
712
Silver STAR
204
Sahara
714
Silver Star - Charleston Heights
206
Charleston
715
Silver Star - Boulder Highway
207
Alta/Stewart
716
Silver Star - Henderson
208
Washington
804
Gold Line CAT Commuter Express Route (Tropicana)
209
Vegas Dr./Owens
805
Rose Line CAT Commuter Express Route (Sahara)
210
Lake Mead Blvd.
806
Orange Line CAT Commuter Express Route (Eastern)
211
Smoke Ranch/Carey
807
Bronze Line CAT Commuter Express Route (Flamingo)
 
808
Coral Line CAT Commuter Express Route (Charleston)

Downtown Transit Center
300 N. Casino Center Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Telephone: (702) 228-7433 or CAT-RIDE

Las Vegas Strip Trolley

The Strip Trolley runs along the Strip between Mandalay Bay and the Stratosphere, stopping in front of major Strip hotels. Cost is $1.65 per person (must have exact change). The trolley runs from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. daily, approximately every 15 minutes.

Charter Buses

For information on specific tours of the Grand Canyon, Lake Mead, Hoover Dam and more, see our tours page

  • All Star Bus Service
    (702) 798-3606
  • Bell Trans
    (702) 385-5466
  • Celebrity Coaches
    (702) 736-6491
  • Coach USA
    (702) 644-2233
  • 1st Choice Charters - Millenium Coaches
    (702) 798-7324
    (888) 245-6212
  • Fox Limousine
    (702) 597-0400
  • Gray Line of Las Vegas
    (702) 384-1234

  • Greyhound Charter Services
    (800)454-2487
  • Greyhound Lines Inc
    (702) 382-5468
  • Regent Holidays Inc
    (702) 247-1300
  • Ryan's Express
    (702) 795-7021
  • Silver State Tours
    (702) 384-7387
  • Travel Impression
    (702) 456-7184
    (702) 568-1777
  • Triple J Tours
    (702) 361-1093

 

Limousines

There are many companies around Vegas that provide limousine service. They are available for hourly rental around town. Rate for a basic limousine vary per company but usually begin at approximately $35 per hour up to $57 per hour. Sedan rental ranges from $30 to $40 per hour and super stretches usually run $80 per hour.

Find a Limousine Service

Find a limousine Service

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