Shared & Private Rides To & From

U of H

How to get to & from

U of H

Step 1 - Purchase your ride

Our pricing is affordable and variable based on route, departure time and other factors. We fit into any budget. You can select a private ride all to yourself or share a ride with other travelers.  Our private rides are reduced by 50% off right now to encourage proper social distancing and safe travel.

Need more pricing info? This article can be a good starting point: How much does a ride cost?but the most updated pricing for the time and route you'd like to travel can be found in the app.

Step 2 - Schedule your ride

Enter your starting and final destination and we will recommend the Hitch pick-up and drop-off stations that are closest
to your route. You can schedule your ride two months in advance, or one hour before departure. No matter what, your ride is guaranteed.

Step 3 - Head to your pick-up location

Once your ride is set, head to your designated pick-up location. We ask that you arrive 15 minutes before your departure time. You will get your driver’s information 10 minutes before it is time to go.

Step 4 - Experience modern hitchhiking

Meet with your driver, and enjoy the ride. Kick your feet back, pick your favorite road-trip playlist, and let our experienced Hitch driver do the rest.

COVID-19 Service Update

Only travel if you must

During this public health crisis, it's important to only travel when necessary. If you must travel, choose our discounted private car service to distance yourself from others, and follow our strict guidelines for rides and drivers.

Disinfect after rides

Drivers are required to disinfect their vehicle surfaces. For riders, follow CDC guidelines and stay home if you suspect you might be sick

Private cars recommended

Choose a private ride (just you and a driver) for 50% off

Pick up spots

U of H

Drop off spots

U of H

University of Houston

4800 Calhoun Rd
Houston
,
TX

Starbucks

217 Heights Blvd
Houston
,
TX

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Why Hitch?

Affordable

Hitch a ride for about the price of a tank of gas.

Comfortable

No need to call ‘window,” our 4-door sedans will give you the space to relax.

Dependable

Customer service team who answers questions quickly and with care.

Safe

ID and social media verification for riders and mandatory background checks and orientations for drivers.

Sustainable

Reduce CO2 emissions and help save the world, one ride at a time.

What to Expect

Car Type

Our 4-door sedans offer you the room to relax in a comfortable window seat.

What to Bring

A typical Hitch ride will allow you to store one carry-on sized luggage and one personal item per seat booke

Rides You Can Trust

"My girlfriend lives in Houston and I live in Austin. We use Hitch to visit each other almost every other week."

Travis R.

Houston
"I like how intimate the setting is and it's a great way to meet new people."

Nala S.

Houston
“Met my new racquet ball buddy through Hitch. New friends!”

Joel H.

Houston
"My girlfriend lives in Houston and I live in Austin. We use Hitch to visit each other almost every other week."

Bill J.

Houston

About

U of H

The University of Houston (U of H) was founded in 1927 and is currently ranked #185 in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities. The Campus is located in downtown Houston. The University of Houston is most known for its Law Center and Cullen College of Engineering. U of H is also very well known for its men and women’s basketball programs among the other national-ranking sports teams. 


Cougar life is filled with education, sports, and culture. Come check out the art exhibits at The Blaffer Art Museum, a free visual art exhibit that captures the students’ creative innovation and experimentation. Or come feast during lunch at the food truck park, which rotates some of the best food that Houston has to offer. You can even head to the Fertitta Center on game night to watch cougar pride in action at the men and women’s basketball games! From the Fertitta Center to The Blaffer Art Museum, the University of Houston Cougars are proud to represent the incredible campus culture beyond graduation.

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