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Rickenbacker International Airport

Rickenbacker International Airport is focused on moving cargo with speed and service, enabling you to ship freight quickly and reliably—anywhere in the world. On time, any time. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year with no nighttime noise restrictions—because it's about time someone operated on your schedule.

Located in the middle of the North American International Freight Center, Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) is one of the only cargo-dedicated airports in the world. Our onsite warehouses, distribution spaces and dedicated staff ensure immediate unloading so that you can spend less time with us and more time on your business. With air cargo hubs in Asia, Europe and the Middle East, we aren't just in the center of the North American population. We're at the center of wherever your freight needs to go.

As one of the world's only cargo-dedicated airports, we get your products where they need to be, when they need to be there—all while eliminating costs from your supply chain and creating greater efficiencies and profits for your business. Rickenbacker International Airport offers easy access to global networks and freight hubs in Asia, Europe and the Middle East, with scheduled import and export services on the world's premier international carriers.

Port Columbus International Airport

Whether you want to make an airline reservation, surf for last-minute deals, learn details about delayed luggage or get answers about special shipping procedures, the airlines themselves can be your best resource. No one knows the business better. Feel free to directly contact your respective carrier using the information provided below..

Air Canada Express (AC*)
Reservations, Baggage Claim & Air Cargo Small Package Service: 888-247-2262 FREE

AirTran Airways (FL*)
Reservations: 800-247-8726 FREE
Baggage Service: (614) 238-7720

American/American Eagle (AA*)
Reservations and Air Cargo & Small Package Services: 800-433-7300 FREE
Baggage Service: 800-535-5225 FREE

Delta/Delta Connection (DL*)
Reservations: 800-221-1212 FREE
Baggage Service: 800-325-8224 FREE
Air Cargo & Small Package Services: 800-352-2746 FREE
Frontier Airlines (F9*)
Reservations: 800-432-1359 FREE
Southwest (WN*)
Reservations: 800-435-9792 FREE
Baggage Service: (614) 238-7720
Air Cargo & Small Package Services: (614) 238-7723

United/United Express (UA*)
Reservations, Baggage Service, Air Cargo & Small Package Services: 800-241-6522 FREE

US Airways/US Airways Express (US*)
Reservations: 800-428-4322 FREE
Baggage Service: 800-371-4771 FREE
Air Cargo & Small Package Services: 888-300-0099 FREE

Rental Cars

Featuring eight on-site car rental agencies, Port Columbus gives you the selection you want with the convenience you need. And with check-in counters on the ground floor of the parking garage, you won't have to brave the elements to pick up your car.

Avis 800-331-1212 FREE
Budget 800-527-0700 FREE
Dollar 800-800-4000 FREE
Enterprise 800-325-8007 FREE
Hertz 800-654-3131 FREE
National 800-CAR-RENT FREE
Thrifty 800-367-2277 FREE


You'll find taxis available on demand (no reservation required) in the ground transportation area of the terminal on a 24-hour basis. The electronic meter will be activated to compute your fare from Port Columbus International Airport. The approximate fare into downtown Columbus is $25.

Listed below is the current taxicab rate structure:

Initial charge
(includes loading & first 1/9 mile)
Each 60 seconds of waiting time $0.45
Each additional 2/9 mile $0.45
Surcharge for each trip originating at airport $3.00
Sales Tax 6.75%

Information Only-No Reservations
Taxi General Manager
(614) 239-TAXI

Lost & Found Items in Airport Taxis
Customer Rights document

Taxi Rate Chart
Destination Est. Cost Destination Est. Cost
Bexley $16- $23 Nationwide Arena $23 - $26
Blacklick $23- $30 New Albany $27 - $33
Bolton Field Airport $48 - $51 Obetz $30 - $35
Clintonville $28 - $34 Ohio State Fairgrounds $22 - $25
Columbus Zoo $56 - $59 OSU Campus Area $22 - $28
Downtown Area $23 - $28 OSU Airport $43 - $46
Dublin $55 - $65 Pickerington $37 - $44
Easton Town Center $19 - $22 Polaris Fashion Place $41 - $46
Gahanna $10 - $17 Powell $62 - $68
Grandview $28 - $32 Rickenbacker Inter'l Airport $40 - $45
Grove City $41 - $47 Reynoldsburg $24 - $30
Groveport $35 - $40 Upper Arlington $30 - $36
Hilliard $45 - $54 Westerville $26 - $36
Huntington Park $24 - $27 Whitehall $14 - $21
Muirfield $61 - $66 Worthington $38 - $44

Public Bus Service/COTA

Port Columbus is served by Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) public bus service, available to take you almost anywhere in the city.

Shuttles, Buses & Limos

Shuttles, Buses & Limos

Need some help scheduling transportation? Here are the companies offering service to and from Port Columbus.

Charter Buses
Name: Phone Number: Name: Phone Number:
AC Coach Operations (724) 588-8310 Creative Coach Co. "Fun Bus" (740) 653-4600
America Interstate 888-6687 Lakefront Lines (614) 476-1113
Arch Express (614) 252-2277 Muskingum Coach (740) 622-2545
Bliss Charters (419) 435-7144 Pioneer Trails (330) 674-1234
Branson Corp, The/Brewster Travel (740) 668-2877 Queen City Transportation (513) 941-8700
Cardinal Transportation (614) 274-2500 S & S Coach (419) 884-1011
Cavalier Tours (740) 927-7779 Spring Valley Charter (304) 733-4074
Central Cab/Park Tours (304) 428-8217 Urban Express Charter (614) 253-7000
Cleveland Southeastern Trails (440) 232-4550
Limos and Shuttles
Name: Phone Number: Name: Phone Number:
A Supreme Limousine (614) 880-9600 Creative Coach Co. "Fun Bus" (740) 653-4600
Aladdin Limousines (614) 891-3440 Le Bon Comfort Limousine (614) 402-9441
American Livery Service (614) 228-5466 My Chauffuer (614) 231-2555
Arch Express (614) 252-2277 National All State Limousine (614) 338-1330
Beat, The (614) 237-4216 Singh Transportation (614) 784-1500
Cardinal Transportation (614) 274-2500 Xtreme Limo (614) 483-3300
Classic Limousine of Columbus (614) 949-9222 Urban Express Charter (614) 253-7000
Columbus Transportation & Tours (614) 372-0355


The Green, Red and Blue Long Term Shuttle Lots offer affordable convenience for Port Columbus travelers. With shuttles providing 24-hour service to and from the airport, you are never more than a few minutes away from a relaxing ride to the terminal.

Green Long Term Shuttle Lot
$4 per day (24-hour period) and no hidden fees!
GPS address: 3256 E. 17th Ave. Columbus, OH 43219

Red Long Term Shuttle Lot
$7 per day (24-hr period) and no hidden fees!
GPS address: 3795 International Gateway Columbus, OH 43219

Blue Long Term Shuttle Lot
With "trunk to trunk" service, shuttles pick up and drop off passengers at their vehicles
$8 per day (24-hr period) and no hidden fees!
$10 per day (24-hr period) and no hidden fees!
GPS address: 3939 International Gateway Columbus, OH 43219

Getting to Port Columbus

With convenient access to major highways and public transportation, Port Columbus is the airport of choice for travelers throughout Ohio and beyond. By using the maps and driving directions provided below, reaching the airport can be an easy and stress free experience.

Stay up to date on the Columbus Crossroads 71/670 project by visiting the Ohio Department of Transportation's project website and Facebook page to learn about any local impacts to traffic paterns. There are no impacts to the below directions to Port Columbus from outlying areas.

Airport Address
4600 International Gateway
Columbus, Ohio 43219

From Cleveland:
I-71 south to I-670 east, follow I-670 to exit #9

From Wheeling:
I-70 west to I-270 north, follow I-270 to exit #35

From Indianapolis:
I-70 east to I-670 east, follow I-670 to exit #9

From Cincinnati:
I-71 north to I-270 east, follow I-270 to exit #35

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