The Federal Detention Center can be accessed via the Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority (METRO). The institution is located at the intersection of Texas Avenue and San Jacinto Street. The institution is located at 1200 Texas Ave., Houston, Texas 77002, (713) 221-5400. From Interstate 10 Westbound, take exit 769B. Follow exit around and under I-10. Continue straight until the eighth traffic light. At that traffic light, turn left onto Texas Street. The institution is the light stone-colored building located on the second block on the right.
From Interstate 10 Eastbound, take exit 769A and merge onto Smith Street, in the same direction as the sign that reads Downtown Destinations. At Texas Avenue, turn right.
Below is a listing of several taxicab companies serving the Houston area:
Airport Taxi Service (281) 444-8294
Fiesta Cab (713) 225-2666
Yellow Cab (713) 236-1111
United Cab (713) 699-0000
Houston has two commercial airports. Bush Intercontinental is located in the northern portion of Houston, while Houston Hobby is located in the southern portion of the city. Most major airlines provide service to one or both of these airports.