Ground Transportation & Related Links

Authorized Ground Transportation Providers

Cabs, Taxis:

Max’s Cab Company
Tel. IA 563-324-9000     
Tel. IL 309-788-4100   

QC Yellow Checker Cab Company
Tel: 309-637-8294

Ground Transportation - Shuttles 
(luxury shuttles, sedans, limos, vans)

Act II Transportation- Appointment Only 
(800) 769-8891
IL (309) 799-8891

Airport Express/Express Limousine Services - Appointment Only
North Liberty, IA
(800) 383-2219
IA (319) 626-5466

Land Jet, LLC - Appointment Only
Bettendorf, IA
(866) 526-3538

Non-Emergency Transport (NET) - Appointment Only
Muscatine, IA

Rave Luxury Transportation
Tel. 610-255-7283

Top Hat Transportation
 IA (563) 332-6651

Transportation Network Companies (TNC's)



 (hailing/scheduling is app-based from a smart phone or tablet)

Chartered Motorcoach Companies:

Burlington Trailways 
Burlington, IA
Tel: 800-992-4618

Tri-State Travel  
Tel: 800-779-4869

Wiersema Charter Services
Morrison, IL
Tel: 800-829-2130

Public Transportation

The Quad City Int’l Airport is accessible via METRO on Route 20 Blue. The METRO bus stops in front of the terminal across from door 6 twice an hour. The route starts at 6:10 a.m. and ends at 6:10 p.m., Mon-Fri. On Saturday the route begins at 8:40 a.m. and ends at 6:10 p.m. On-demand service outside of these hours can be scheduled by calling (309) 788-3360. No bus service on major holidays.

MegaBus (Operated by Windstar Lines)
Lincoln, NE-Omaha-Des Moines-Coralville-Moline-Chicago
Megabus (Windstar Lines) schedule page here

RIM Rural Transit RIM
RIM Rural Transit is brought to our region through the cooperative efforts of the Federal Transit Authority, Illinois Department of Transportation, Rock Island County Government, Mercer County Government, Bi-State Regional Commission, and Project NOW, Inc. Community Action Agency.  Services are provided in rural areas of Rock Island County and Throughout Mercer County. Visit

Rental Car Companies

The following major rental car companies are located in the public terminal inside exits 6 & 7 on the east end, near baggage claim. The return lot is located east of the terminal building, and has an entrance sign into the rental car lot. Rental & return parking stalls are signposted and designated accordingly.

Company Phone No.
(309) 762-3605
(309) 762-7730
(309) 764-9611
Hertz, Thrifty & Dollar,,
(309) 762-9429
National/Alamo |
(309) 764-4696

Hotel Shuttles

The following hotels are approved to pick-up & drop-off at the airport. For a complete area directory of hotels, or for visitor attraction information, restaurants & more, view the Visit Quad Cities website here

AmericInn, Moline IL  1.7 miles
Axis Hotel, Moline IL  4.8 miles
Best Western Plus Steeplegate Inn, Davenport IA  24 mile
Hampton Inn & Suites, Moline IL (Airport)  .25 mi (walking distance)
Hilton Garden Inn, Bettendorf IA   7.7 miles
Holiday Inn Express, Moline IL (Airport)  .25 mi (walking distance)
Holiday Inn & Conference Center, Rock Island IL  13 miles
Holiday Inn & Suites, Davenport IA  9 miles
Hotel Blackhawk, Davenport IA  10 miles
Hyatt Place/Hyatt House, East Moline IL  
Isle of Capri Casino Hotel, Bettendorf, IA  6.7 miles
Jumer’s Casino Hotel, Rock Island IL  8.4 miles
LaQuinta Inn, Moline IL  1.1 miles
Quality Inn & Suites, Moline IL  1.1 miles
Radisson on John Deere Commons, Moline, IL   5.6 miles
Radisson Quad City Plaza, Davenport IA   9.8 miles
Rhythm City Casino Hotel, Davenport IA   12 miles
Stoney Creek Inn, Moline IL   5.4 miles
The Current Hotel, Davenport IA   9.3 miles

*Due to construction related to I-74 Iowa bound bridge across the Mississippi River, alternative routes may be used for faster service bypassing construction traffic. This may affect mileage estimates listed above.