Austin traffic got you down? Stop waiting and start moving with SXcycles, the official SXSW bike share program!
Presented by NBC's Revolution, SXcycles equips you with a complimentary Tern Link D8 folding bicycle, lights, lock and helmet. This full service bike share offers a mobile mechanic and tips on how to get around town. Explore Austin and SXSW with this fun, social and eco-friendly transportation alternative.
Thanks to NBC's Revolution, SXcycles is a free service, but does require a deposit. Sign up for SXcycles in person from March 8–16 from 10:00am–2:00am or get started online now: www.sxcyclesbikeshare.com. SXcycles HQ & the Revolution Experience is located at the southwest corner of Cesar Chavez & Red River.
Whether you're coming to SXSW straight from the airport or bought an overwhelming amount of merch, find your storage sanctuary at SX Lockers. Free up those hands for a little networking. Learn more here!
R&R Limousine & Bus -- Is the Official Limousine and Bus Service of SXSW 2013. Their fleet of vehicles, both traditional and hybrid, are available for charter travel from point-to-point during your stay in Austin. Choose from limousines, luxury sedans, hybrid SUVs, mini-buses, motorcoaches, and party buses.
Contact R&R today at www.RRLimoBus.com or 512-947-7433
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is the preferred rent car vendor for SXSW 2013 offering a variety of vehicles and convenient locations at the airport and around Austin. Be sure to check non-airport locations which are not subject to high airport fees. (Use the codes and PIN below for reservations with Enterprise's sister company -- National Rent Car -- too!) Check rates and availability online at http://www.enterprise.com or by calling 800-RENT-A-CAR. Use group code *L65SXSW* (PIN: SXS) to realize a discount.
Taxi and pedicab services are also available throughout Austin.
Cab Services – Cabs are in high demand during SXSW but can sometimes be found circling the downtown area. The following cab services operate in the Austin area.
Yellow Cab Austin – (512) 452-9999
Lone Star Cab – (512) 836-4900
Austin Cab Company – (512) 478-2222
Taxi cabs can charge a night-time surcharge of $1 per person between the hours of 9pm to 4am authorized by the City of Austin.
Pedicabs are a common sight in the downtown Austin area and operate for a pre-negotiated tip. Flag one down for shorter trips between SXSW venues.