Ground Transportation

Ground Transportation

Need a rental car, taxi or limo, or other transportation service? Learn about your transportation options for Memphis International Airport (MEM).

Rental Cars

Memphis International Airport (MEM) is served by nine national rental car companies. Rental Car Services are in the Ground Transportation Center. 

To get to the Ground Transportation Center, upon leaving your airline gate please proceed to the B Terminal and take escalators or elevators down to the lower level (one level below baggage claim). Signs will show you to the doorway exit for the moving walkway to the Ground Transportation Center. Once you enter the Ground Transportation Center, signs will point you to your rental car counter. 


888-826-6893Airport Hours: 6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m., dailyOnline Reservations

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

901-396-3736Airport Hours: 6 a.m. to midnight, dailyOnline Reservations


901-346-6129Airport Hours: Sundays through Fridays 5:30 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Saturday 5:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.Online Reservations


901-345-5680Airport Hours: 6 a.m. to midnight, dailyOnline Reservations


901-332-2222 Airport Hours: Sundays through Fridays
6 a.m. to midnight; Saturday 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Online Reservations

National Car Rental

877-222-9058Airport Hours: 6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m., dailyOnline Reservations


Airport Hours: 5 a.m. to 11 p.m., daily
Online Reservations

Payless Car Rental

901-346-4781Airport Hours: 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., dailyOnline Reservations

Thrifty Car Rental

877-283-0898Airport Hours: call for hoursOnline Reservations

Getting to Your Rental Car

Rental Car Services are located in Ground Transportation Center.

To get to the Ground Transportation Center, where Rental Car Services are located, start in Terminal B and go one level below baggage claim, to the lowest level, using an escalator or elevator. 

Follow signs that read Economy Parking/Rental Cars.

A Note to Local Drivers

Please don’t drive personal cars to the rental car area if you are picking up or dropping off a renter. Local drivers may park in the economy parking spaces within the Ground Transportation Center – free for up to 30 minutes – and take the elevator to level 1 to meet up with or drop off their passenger.

Taxis, Ride Sharing and Limo Service

Taxis depart from Concourse B baggage claim area/passenger pick-up area in the driveway between the curb lane and the parking garage. A taxi coordinator is stationed in the Taxi Booth to assist passengers with questions or concerns. View taxi fare information (PDF).

Uber and Lyft are currently operating at Memphis International Airport with pickups located on the baggage level commercial drive.

Service for luxury limousines must be prearranged and coordinated with the companies offering service to airport passengers. Limo passengers use the baggage claim/passenger pick-up area to meet their limo.

First Class Limos Inc. 731-668-4963

Premier Transportation 901-577-7700

SFAX 901-684-1714

Tennessee Limousine Service 901-452-6207

T-Star Limos 901-853-5466

Paris Transportation 901-758-8881

To register a complaint for taxi or limo service originating at Memphis International Airport (MEM), contact Properties Division, by email or phone at 901-922-8031.

Wheelchair-Accessible Transportation Service Providers

Wheel Chair Express 901-353-3500

Memphis Area Transit Authority 901-722-7171

Advantage Cab and Metro Cab 901-322-2222

Checker Cab and Yellow Cab 901-577-7777

Area Shuttles

Hotel Shuttle Buses

Many hotels offer shuttle services to and from Memphis International Airport (MEM). In the baggage claim area near the exits, look for overhead signs indicating the location for hotel shuttle stops.

View area hotels offering airport shuttle service (PDF)

Complimentary Shuttle for Fixed Base Operators (FBO)

Signature Flight Support and Wilson Air Center both offer complimentary shuttle service to and from their facilities to Memphis International Airport (MEM). When arriving at Memphis International Airport, use the baggage claim exits to meet FBO shuttles.

Signature Flight Support 901-345-4700

Wilson Air Center 901-345-2992

Area Shuttle Services For Hire

Shuttle service can be pre-arranged prior to landing at Memphis International Airport (MEM) for transportation to and from Tunica casinos, destinations in and around the Memphis area and for guided tours of Memphis.

Last Minute Transportation 901-428-4854

PC Transportation 901-489-3890

Premier Transportation 901-577-7700

Public Transportation – Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA)

  • Memphis International Airport has a public bus stop located in front of Terminal C at the baggage claim level, on outer drive (the third across); look for the MATA City Bus sign overhead.
  • MATA Bus #2 (Midtown/Medical District/Downtown) picks up about every 25 minutes Monday through Friday from 6:38 a.m. to 5:16 p.m., and every two hours on Saturdays from 6:54 a.m. to 5:24 p.m. There are no scheduled pickups on Sundays.
  • MATA Bus #4 (LeMoyne Owen College/Downtown) picks up about every hour
    Monday through Friday from 8:20 a.m. to 10:20 p.m., with one Saturday pickup at 8:08 p.m. There are no scheduled pickups on Sundays.
  • For more information, call 180 022 9933901-274-6282 (MEM is shuttle stop #5310)

More information is on MATA’s website.

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