Brownsville to Houston Flights
Flights to Houston
Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
If you're planning to depart by air, Orbitz.com is a great resource for cheap flights from Brownsville. The main airport serving the city and surrounding areas is the Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport. The airport is owned by the city and located about four miles east of downtown. Three commercial airlines fly out of the city: AeroMexico, American Airlines and United Airlines. Orbitz.com can help you find bargain tickets on any one of these airlines. The local forecast office for the National Weather Service is also located at the airport.
Parking at the Airport
Both short- and long-term parking lots are located near the main terminal. An overflow lot is north of the terminal on Amelia Earhart Drive. For drop-offs, temporary parking in front of the terminal allows for quick unloading before departure.
Transportation to the Airport
An airport-island shuttle service operates throughout the day, seven days a week. Shuttles leave South Padre Island about every hour. The fare to ride the shuttle is $1.50. The WAVE bus line also provides transportation from within Brownsville to the airport. Several taxicab companies operate in Brownsville and frequently take passengers to the front of the airport terminal.
Restaurants at Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
The U-Mix Cafe is a quaint coffeehouse located inside the airport at Brownsville. There are snacks and baked goods available as well. You can pick up a souvenir at one of the airport gift shops. Booking flights from Brownsville through Orbitz.com is a smart move because you won't have any last-minute surprises.
Houston Airport Information
Travel to Houston cheaply with Orbitz.com, which will help you book low-cost flights to Houston, regardless of whether you are using United Airlines, Frontier or Delta. Houston Intercontinental Airport boasts five long runways and is 23 miles from downtown Houston. It is accessible via the Sam Houston Toll Road, 1-45, Highway 59 and the Hardy Toll Road. The J.F. Kennedy Boulevard and Will Clayton Parkway lead to its two entrances. There are five passenger terminals, with terminal E serving continental flights, D serving international flights and C being exclusively for United Airlines.
Transportation Services at Houston Airports
Parking lots, garages and cell-phone lots are available at IAH. Five minutes away from JFK Boulevard is the Consolidated Rental Car facility, which houses car-rental agencies sharing a common bus system. In addition to low-cost flights to Houston, Orbitz.com will help you organize cheap transport services via taxi, limo, shuttles, courtesy vans or METRO transportation. You can get to downtown Houston in 30 minutes.
Houston Weather Information
Make your travel arrangements with Orbitz.com between April and November. This is peak season, during which you will find a myriad of attractions, although fall sometimes brings hurricanes. For cheap vacations, book flights to Houston from December to February.
Houston's Major Attractions
Houston Galleria, Bayou Place, Johnson Space Center and the Houston Zoo are among the most popular places in Houston. There are many seasonal attractions during the period between April and November, such as the Kemah Rock the Dock concerts and the Miller Outdoor Theater performances. The cheapest time to visit is between the winter months of December and February. Orbitz.com has numerous cheap deals for flights to Houston.
Cheap flights from Brownsville to Houston
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Brownsville and Houston airports and terminals
Airports in BrownsvilleTX, US
Valley International (HRL)
Distance from City Center: 25.1 miles
South Padre Is. Intl (BRO)
Distance from City Center: 3.7 miles
Carriers for flights from BRO to HOU
Airports in Houston TX, US
George Bush Airport (IAH)
Distance from City Center: 17.8 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from BRO to IAH
Terminal Carriers Terminal A United Airlines Terminal B United Airlines
Hobby Airport (HOU)
Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles
Interesting facts about flights from Brownsville to Houston
- 4 direct flights are operating from Brownsville to Houston today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 14m.
- United Airlines flight 4217 (4:48 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's earliest available flight from Brownsville to Houston.
- United Airlines flight 5245 (11:15 PM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's latest available flight from Brownsville to Houston.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Brownsville to Houston (United Airlines flight 4218, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 1h 11m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Brownsville to Houston (United Airlines flight 4220, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 1h 16m.
- Flights from South Padre Is. Intl (BRO), Valley International (HRL) to George Bush Airport (IAH), Hobby Airport (HOU) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Brownsville and Houston
|Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145||United Airlines|
|Canadair Regional Jet||United Airlines|
Flight schedule for flights from Brownsville to Houston on Sun, Dec 8, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|United Airlines||UA4685||BRO||5:15 AM||IAH||6:31 AM||ERJ||1hr 16min|
|United Airlines||UA4218||BRO||1:10 PM||IAH||2:21 PM||ERJ||1hr 11min|
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