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The drivers were friendly and arrived on time. I even got a call from one of the drivers checking... read more

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Aurora, Colorado
On time and friendly

Our driver in shorts and flip-flops was on time and friendly. He picked us up from a hotel near IAH... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2019
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2201 Market St, Suite 906, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1527
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The drivers were friendly and arrived on time. I even got a call from one of the drivers checking to see if I had gotten off the ship yet as he was waiting for me. (I had hopped on an earlier shuttle) Totally recommend them,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed August 28, 2019

They were so flexible in allowing me to make changes in my reservations, even as late as day before, polite drivers

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 12, 2019

Our driver in shorts and flip-flops was on time and friendly. He picked us up from a hotel near IAH airport in houston and took us to the Galveston cruise port. It took about and hour. Our driver did not have to make other stops...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank myvacations5
Reviewed July 4, 2019

I would say that the majority of my experience with this company was pretty pleasant. We needed a means of relatively affordable transportation to get from IAH airport in Houston, to our pre-cruise hotel in Galveston. Through some cruiser Facebook groups I'm a member of,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 23, 2019

I had the complete opposite experience compared to some reviews. I thought they were wonderful. I picked them up at IAH and there were exactly where they said they would be at Terminal A. I flew in the night before and a friend took me...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 1, 2019

I've taken this shuttle service 2 times now. The last time was not a pleasant experience. The shuttle will arrive at some point. Our shuttle was late getting to us and that was with a built in extra buffer time. There needs to be a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Wyokid0612
Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

Be aware...the luggage storage service instructions are not well communicated. It was a pretty long walk from the Liberty hauling 3 large suitcases. When we arrived at the address on the website the building was a bank which was closed! There was no one around...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KellyF1972
Reviewed February 4, 2019

We have used this shuttle service round trip from both airports in Houston to the cruise terminal in Galvexton. All drivers were safe and the shuttles were nice. The drivers were all nice and arrived within the time slot they said they would be. If...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank arby70
Reviewed January 15, 2019

I when to book a private shuttle with Galveston Express. I was then told that the rate would be $100 more than quoted on their web site due to a prime-time charge which is in effect from 9AM-12PM. I said book it for 8:45AM then....More

Date of experience: January 2019
4  Thank Glenn0808
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Loved this express shuttle. When we arrived at the airport Chris was early, ready and eager to set us off to the cruise ship. On the way back we opted to store our luggage at the office and explore Galveston for the day. The only...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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January 31, 2019|
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Response from sam p | Reviewed this property |
We paid $30. person with luggage and the car easily sat 6 passengers and luggage. It was a passenger van.
December 29, 2018|
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Response from Rocky R | Reviewed this property |
We also stayed at the Comfort Suites and used their $18 shuttle to the port in the morning. BUT, the Galveston Express driver dropped us off at the wrong Comfort Inn - not the Suites. The Comfort Suites driver (who was off... More
March 23, 2018|
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Response from Emma S | Reviewed this property |
Traffic? 45 min. to hour