Visitor Information

Duncan Hall
The Rice Networks Group is located in the Anne and Charles Duncan Hall building located on the northeast section of the Rice University campus. Click here for links to maps.

Rice Visitor Parking
The Founders Lot visitor parking at entrance #2 and Main St. is a short walk to Duncan Hall. Paid visitor parking is $1 for each 12 minutes, with a maximum of $11 daily maximum and is only payable by credit card. Visitor parking areas are highlighted in yellow on the map here.

Flights. United Airlines has non-stop flights to Houston from most of the US, as well as international hubs such as London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Tokyo. IAH Airport. The primary airport is (IAH) Bush Intercontinental with the majority of domestic and all international flight arrivals and departures and is located 35 miles north of the city approximately 45 - 50 min. from Rice University. Cab fare is approximately $50 and shuttles are $28. Hobby Airport (HOU) is located 25 miles southeast of Houston and is hub to Southwest and other airlines and is approximately 20 - 30 min. from Rice University. Cab fare is approximately $35 and shuttles are $24.

The following two hotels are located nearest to the Rice campus. For a complete list of visitor resources please access our Rice Travel Portal here.

The Hotel ZaZa
5701 Main St.
Houston, TX 77005
Telephone: 713-526-1991

Houston Hilton Plaza/Medical Center
6633 Travis St.
Houston, TX 77030
Telephone: 713-313-4000