Taxi Tehran Airport

To take a taxi is one of the best ideas to travel from Tehran Airport to the city center or other locations.

Travel time to downtown is about 45 minutes.


Please note that traffic in Iran can be a bit chaotic but drivers know how to manage the situation.




Beware of scams played by taxi drivers. Do not trust suspicious drivers nor people offering you rides without asking it previously. Make sure to have the same fare in mind the driver and you, and that he also knows your destination and how to get there.



Taxicab area is outside arrivals.




You can pick up a taxi at the taxicab area or call Tehran Taxi Company (1828 license number) or Imam Jomeini (1833).


Opening hours: 24 hours.




There are pre-set fares on routes taxis.

A one-way trip to downtown Tehran is around 750,000 Iran Rial depending on the hour of the day.


You can bargain the final price with the driver. Please, bear in mind that prices are not asked in Rials, they are expressed in Tomen (1 Tomen = 10 Rials).


It is advisable to pay in local currency than in USD or other foreign currency.



Shared Rides

Shared ride service is available to those who wish to share a ride and pay a flat rate to certain destinations if multiple parties are available for the trip. Apps such the local app Snapp may be useful to book a taxi.




If you wish to transfer from and to Tehran Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.