Raleigh–Durham Airport Guide to Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU)

Raleigh–Durham Airport Taxi

Get within 25 minutes to downtown Raleigh by taxi.

All taxis are metered but if you travel outside the three-county area rates can be negotiated with the driver.


 See the located of the taxi dispatchers of each terminal:

- Terminal 1: Outside Baggage Claim 3

- Terminal 2: Outside Baggage Claim 1

taxi Companies

At Raleigh-Durham Airport there is just one taxi company authorized to operate:

RDU Taxi, Inc.: +1 (919) 840-7277.

Service hours 24/7.

Accessible vehicles are available upon request.


See Raleigh–Durham Airport established taxi fares:

- Raleigh: $33

- Durham: $33.25 

- Cary: $21.05

- Chapel Hill: $37.50 


Uber, Lyft and Wingz are available in Raleigh–Durham Airport.

Pick-up location: Outside baggage claim area of each terminal, at the pre-arranged zones.

In order to use their services, it is needed to download the application to the smartphone. 


If you wish to transfer to and from Raleigh-Durham Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.

Book a transfer at Raleigh–Durham Airport