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Good To Use For Zoo, Museums & Other Attractions

It's a very cheap way to get around Downtown Houston and to the attractions on offer on the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Mambovicki
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Tauranga, New Zealand
Metro isn't perfect but not bad either. I recommend.

Riding in the inner city is a smelly ride. It's decently priced. Metro 713 635 4000 for bus info... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2015
houston4ever
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 June 2011

Houston's best kept secret! who knew, the Metro Buses where actually the best place to people watch! Heres a few things to remember... whatever you do, do not sit next to the people that have head phones on. You want this experience to be well...More

6  Thank megusto47
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Reviewed 15 January 2012

The Metro Rail route runs from downtown, University of Houston Downtown, to past Reliant Stadium. Althoughthe ride is smooth, there are some drawbacks: - the average speed is only 15MPH - the rail runs part of its route on the same streets in the Medical...More

7  Thank MaltaBound
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

It's a very cheap way to get around Downtown Houston and to the attractions on offer on the outskirts of it in wonderful Houston. For instance, the Houston Zoo stop left a short stroll through the park (Hermann?), it's an open pathway there, lots of...More

Thank Mambovicki
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

If you like danger, most people that ride the light rail are homeless, mentally ill, just released from jail, etc. It's a shitfest of the underbelly of Houston. Houston doesn't have a system to validate fares so all the scum ride it for free.

Thank ShelbyBear500
Reviewed 23 May 2018

If you decide to use the metro and have a smartphone one can download the 'q-ticketing' app or search for 'houston metro' it only cost $3.00 for a daypass. I stayed on their metro red line which funnels into downtown houston. Probably some other interesting...More

1  Thank Hoben01
Reviewed 11 March 2018

This was our first visit in Houston and we wanted to know our way around the city before selecting places to do some specific sightseeing ; in order to achieve this , we bought a 1 day pass on the Metro and rode all 3...More

Thank belleretraite
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I was in Houston for Corporate Training staying at a nearby hotel downtown. A colleague of mine decided to check out the Rodeo/Bar - B- Cue Cookoff at NRG Stadium. Very easy Metro Rail routes. You can purchase tickets at the stations. It's a convenient...More

Thank russypooh
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We loved how we could park the car in a garage and use the metro to Ride around town. It's well Connected. It's very reasonable and you don't have to worry about parking. You can use the same card for two hours and ride the...More

Thank Arch L
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I found it hard to believe that a major city like Houston had no dedicated transfer system from the airport to the city but it is indeed true. Arriving into terminal D I was told the info desk didn't have any information, moving to terminal...More

3  Thank stuart w
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The best deal in public transportation is the bus ride from center city Houston to IAH. Similar bus accomodations to the FlyAway in Los Angles but at $1.25 ($0.60 for seniors). Best if you travel light.....you have to carry and cart your own suitcase. Watch...More

1  Thank PHIL5E
Reviewed 17 May 2015

I love streetcars and Houston has one of the finest systems I've seen, and it's expanding. I played hooky from my conference one day and ended up on the southbound streetcar from Downtown. I figured I'd let it take me around town. I had no...More

2  Thank HarlemMade
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

Riding in the inner city is a smelly ride. It's decently priced. Metro 713 635 4000 for bus info and Train info

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