Press Release

Hub Group, Inc. Announces Stock Buy Back Plan

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Oct 26, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Hub Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HUBG) announced today that the Board of Directors has authorized the purchase of up to $75 million of its Class A common stock. This authorization expires June 30, 2008. Hub intends to make purchases from time to time as market conditions warrant. Hub intends to hold the repurchased shares in treasury for future use.

ABOUT HUB GROUP: Hub Group, Inc. is a leading asset light freight transportation management company providing comprehensive intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. The Company operates through a network of over 30 offices throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.

CERTAIN FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS: Statements in this press release that are not historical, including statements about Hub Group's or management's earnings guidance, intentions, beliefs, expectations, representations, projections, plans or predictions of the future, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are inherently uncertain and subject to risks. Such statements should be viewed with caution. Actual results or experience could differ materially from the forward-looking statements as a result of many factors. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include the factors listed from time to time in Hub Group's SEC reports including, but not limited to, the annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2005 and our reports on Form 10-Q for the quarters ended March 31, 2006 and June 30, 2006. Hub Group assumes no liability to update any such forward-looking statements.

SOURCE Hub Group, Inc.

Renee Jurczyk of Hub Group, Inc., +1-630-271.3611
http://www.hubgroup.com