Transportation information


Tulsa International Airport (TUL) is served by most major airlines. Be sure your ticket and luggage destination is Tulsa — airport code TUL. Our campus is located approximately 5 miles southwest from the airport.

Airport information:

Ground Transportation

Upon your arrival at Tulsa International Airport (TUL), you will need to collect your baggage and proceed out the front doors next to the baggage claim area. There are typically multiple taxicabs available right outside of these doors. Provide your taxi cab driver with the building name, address, and room number of your housing assignment*. The University of Tulsa is located approximately 6 miles from the airport and taxi fare is about $16 USD, not including a tip. Please be aware that there may be additional charges for extra passengers and luggage.

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If you are a new incoming English Institute student, arrangements for airport pickup can be made. Please contact the English Institute office at to request pickup.

*Students assigned to the Aloft Hotel:  You will go directly from Tulsa International Airport to the hotel for check-in. Inform your taxi driver that you are staying at the Aloft Hotel in downtown Tulsa. The address is 200 Civic Center and is located approximately 10 miles from the airport. Taxi fare is about $20 USD, not including a tip.  As stated above, there may be additional charges for extra passengers and luggage.

Hotel Accommodations

If you do not have confirmed housing arrangements or if your family will be traveling with you and you need hotel accommodations please see our list of area hotels.