Located at about 8 km from the throbbing city of Austin, the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) with two runways and three helipads serves the Austin and majority of the Texas air travel needs. Its geographical positioning close to the entertainment city's hot spots and corporate houses has placed the airport in a better position when compared to the other airports. The airport spread over 4242 acres is a multi functional commercial airport. The airport has also won regular awards and recognition for its service since 1995. Ground transportation information is offered below.