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Moline Airport

Quad City International Airport (MLI)


The airport is located three miles (5km) from downtown Moline.

Getting to the city

The airport is accessible via the METRO bus, on Route 20 Blue. The METRO bus departs from the bus stop in front of the terminal twice an hour. Monday to Friday, operating hours are from 6.10am to 6.10pm; and on Saturdays from 8.40am to 6.10pm. There is no bus service on major holidays.


GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Car rental companies represented at the airport include Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, and National. These companies are located in the public terminal inside Exits 6 and 7, on the east side of the terminal, near baggage claim.

Airport Taxis

The Metropolitan Airport Authority of Rock Island County (MAA) oversees the taxicab and shuttle services. Most of these services require a reservation, particularly at night. Taxis are available in designated parking stalls outside Exit 7, and can be called with the courtesy phone located at baggage claim.


Airport facilities include ATMs, a business centre, work stations, a restaurant, and a gift shop.


There is a free drop-off and pick-up zone, as well as short and long-term parking lots. Short-term rates are $1 for the first hour, and $2 per hour thereafter up to $15 for 24 hours. Long-term parking is $1 per hour, with a daily rate of $7. Weekly rates range from $35 in the long-term lot to $75 in the short-term lot.



Free WiFi is available throughout the airport.

Moline Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.