Know Before You Go

Know Before You Go

Houston Super Bowl Transportation Guide

Downtown Event Parking

Parking Availability

Downtown Houston has more than 62,000 spots for Super Bowl-related events. Fans are encouraged to park on the west side of downtown to ride the Special Event Circulators to their destination. Certain lots may not be utilized in their normal capacity; therefore, fans are recommended to plan ahead and decide where to park. If you’re coming downtown during business hours (Monday-Friday), there will be 12,000+ designated fan parking spots during that time.

Pre-paid Parking App

Through the Host Committee website and the Fan Mobile Pass app, guests at any event in downtown Houston will be able to pre-purchase their parking spot at a guaranteed rate. The parking pass can be printed or scanned through the app providing turn by turn directions to the lots.


Parking in downtown Houston is easy and convenient. There are more than 1,000 street parking spaces available in three hour increments. There are three different ways to pay at the pay station:

  • Pay-by-Plate: Enter your license plate number to pay
  • Pay-by-Phone: Download the app PayByPhone or dial a toll-free number (877) 727-5953
  • Pay-and-Display: Pay meter & display the receipt on your dashboard
Parking Zones

Travel Tips

Please allow extra time when traveling downtown due to event-specific road closures and detours.

Public Transportation

Public transportation is recommended to access downtown Houston during Super Bowl related events. Houston METRO will have extended event schedules, increased frequency, and additional circulators and shuttles.


If you plan to drive downtown, there are more than 62,000 parking spots available during peak event hours. However, it is strongly encouraged to secure your parking in advance. Guarantee your spot in and around downtown Houston for all events by scrolling up to Downtown Event Parking.

Uber and Taxis

Uber has a designated pickup and drop-off zone around Super Bowl LIVE. The location is at the Super Bowl LIVE Welcome Center on Rusk Street between Crawford Street and Avenida de las Americas.


BikeHouston will provide a bike valet at Super Bowl LIVE to store your bike while you enjoy the festivities. The bike valet will be available during Super Bowl LIVE operating hours and will be located on Caroline Street between Clay and Dallas Streets.

Road Closures

Notable Road Closures

Partial Closures start January 19

Full Closures January 26th - February 6th
  • Polk Street (Between Austin and LaBranch)
  • Dallas Street (Between Austin and LaBranch)
  • LaBranch Street (Between Walker and Bell)
Surrounding Discovery Green:
  • Avenida De Las Americas
  • McKinney Street
  • Lamar Street
Road Closures Map

Public Transportation

METRO will provide additional trains and buses with extended hours of operation. It is the most cost effective and convenient way to get downtown.

Extended Rail Hours
Sat. January 28th: 4:00AM* - 12:00AM
Sun. January 29th: 4:00AM* - 11:00PM
Mon. January 30th: 4:00AM* - 12:00AM
Tue. January 31st: 4:00AM* - 12:00AM
Wed. February 1st: 4:00AM* - 12:00AM
Thu. February 2nd: 4:00AM* - 1:00AM
Fri. February 3rd: 4:00AM* - 1:00AM
Sat. February 4th: 4:00AM* - 1:00AM
Sun. February 5th: 4:00AM* - 12:00AM
*First train varies by each rail line
Public Transportation Map
Metro Fares
METRORail$1.25(one way)
METROBus$1.25(one way)
All Day Fare Rail/Bus$3.00
Metro Q Mobile Ticketing

Purchase your full-fare METRO bus and light-rail tickets 24/7 from your smartphone!

Special Event Circulators


Greenlink offers free circulator routes in downtown to transport guests on the west side of downtown to Super Bowl LIVE. Routes include the Green Route,Orange Route, and Silver Route.


METRO will have special connectors from the Galleria to downtown for a fare of $2 each way.


The Midtown circulator, operated by The Wave, is free and connects METRORail’s Red Line with popular spots at Midtown Park. It does not connect with specific parking lots.

Dates of Operation
Green Route: January 28th to February 5th Orange Route: January 28th to February 5th Silver Route: January 28th to February 5th Midtown Connector: January 28th to February 5th Galleria Connector: February 1st to February 5th
Circulator Map Midtown Shuttle Map Galleria Shuttle Map

Alternate Transportation


Uber has a designated pick-up and drop-off zone around Super Bowl LIVE which will make the wait time and surge charging minimal. The location is at the Super Bowl LIVE Welcome Center on Rusk Street between Crawford Street and Avenida de las Americas.


Taxicabs in downtown offer $6 taxicab rides anywhere downtown by any taxi company in Houston. Taxicab stands are located conveniently around downtown or find one on the City of Houston’s new rideshare app, ARRO.


Ride your bike and park it at the bike valet, courtesy of BikeHouston. The Bike Valet is located at Super Bowl LIVE on Caroline Street between Clay and Dallas Streets and is open during posted Super Bowl LIVE operating hours. For more information on BikeHouston, visit


Certified vendors will be available on the north side of Discovery Green. Pedicabs will travel anywhere in the Central Business District.


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