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George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Booking flights from Houston is easy if you use the services offered on Orbitz.com. George Bush Intercontinental Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. Named after George H. W. Bush, this airport serves tens of millions of travelers yearly and was the 10th busiest airport in the United States in 2011. Airlines that service this airport include American Airlines, British Airways, Delta, Air Canada and Air France. Find low-cost tickets to destinations around the world on Orbitz.com.
Houston Airport Parking
Parking at George Bush Intercontinental Airport costs $17 per day, and you can purchase airport parking tickets in advance on Orbitz.com. However, if you are planning a long trip, this cost can add up. There are many companies that offer off-site parking to Houston travelers at cheaper rates. Ramada, which is approximately four miles from the airport, charges travelers $25 per week for parking and offers shuttle services to and from the airport. Park 'N Fly is located approximately three miles from the airport and charges $7 daily for parking, and Rocket Parking is located just over four miles from the airport, charging $5.50 per day.
Ground Transportation in Houston
The Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority has a bus and rail system that will get Houston residents to and from the airport. The airport has courtesy vans that will pick travelers up from locations that are within a five mile radius of the airport. Taxis are also available throughout the city and are the quickest option for those who choose not to drive or take public transportation. If you are arriving in Houston and need transportation, you can find great deals on rental cars on Orbitz.com. Customers can check out the latest sales to find bargain prices.
Airport Dining Facilities
George Bush Intercontinental Airport has a variety of restaurants that you can enjoy while waiting for your flight. Urban Crave, Cat Cora's Kitchen and Harlon's BBQ offer southern-style dishes. There are also many restaurant chains at this airport, including Schlotzky's Deli, Chili's and Popeye's Chicken. Book your flights from Houston using Orbitz.com and arrive at the airport early enough to relax and enjoy a fine meal.
Airports in Edinburgh
Your trip to Scotland will be much easier when you search for cheap flights to Edinburgh on Orbitz.com. The main international gateway for all of Scotland is Edinburgh Airport, located six miles west of the city along the M8 motorway. Several regional and international carriers fly in and out of the airport on a daily basis. These include Aer Lingus, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa and United Airlines. There are currently plans to expand the airport to accommodate an expected rise in passenger volume.
Transportation From the Airport
When you book with Orbitz.com, you'll have the option to reserve a rental car for your stay. There are also daily and nightly bus routes that transport passengers from Edinburgh Airport into the city. The Airlink 100 runs every 10 minutes all day long and drops passengers off at Waverly Bridge. The trip takes around 25 minutes. City cabs are available outside the arrivals end of the terminal building.
Weather in Edinburgh
The weather in Edinburgh is strongly influenced by surrounding ocean waters. The warm waters of the Gulf Stream keep the city relatively warm for its latitude. Summers are cool, with highs in the mid-60s. Winters are cool but not cold. Average low winter temperatures in Edinburgh are near the freezing mark. Edinburgh is known as a windy city, with a prevailing southwesterly breeze coming down from the hills.
Things to Do in Edinburgh
As a historical and cultural center, Edinburgh has numerous museums and galleries, including the Museum of Edinburgh, National Museum of Scotland and the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. Allow time to enjoy the sights and sounds of this northern city when you search for flights to Edinburgh on Orbitz.com.
Cheap flights from Houston to Edinburgh
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Houston to Edinburgh
|Leave Tue, Jun 18||Houston (IAH)||Edinburgh (EDI)||British Airways||$1,455|
|Return Thu, Jun 27||Edinburgh (EDI)||Houston (IAH)||British Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Houston to Edinburgh
|Leave Sat, Jul 27||Houston (IAH)||Edinburgh (EDI)||British Airways||$1,495|
|Return Tue, Aug 6||Edinburgh (EDI)||Houston (IAH)||British Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Houston to Edinburgh
|Leave Wed, Aug 28||Houston (IAH)||Edinburgh (EDI)||Turkish Airlines||$1,035|
|Return Fri, Sep 6||Edinburgh (EDI)||Houston (IAH)||Turkish Airlines|
Best one-week trip in August from Houston to Edinburgh
|Leave Mon, Aug 12||Houston (IAH)||Edinburgh (EDI)||British Airways||$1,361|
|Return Mon, Aug 19||Edinburgh (EDI)||Houston (IAH)||British Airways|
Airports in Houston TX, US
George Bush Airport (IAH)
Distance from City Center: 17.8 miles
Hobby Airport (HOU)
Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles
More to explore for Houston to Edinburgh
|Turkish Airlines||HOU||EDI||Sat, Nov 23 - Sun, Dec 1||$909|
|Air France||HOU||EDI||Wed, Sep 4 - Wed, Sep 18||$1,001|
|British Airways||HOU||EDI||Sun, Sep 1 - Mon, Sep 30||$1,010|
|Iberia||HOU||EDI||Tue, Sep 3 - Thu, Sep 12||$1,036|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||HOU||EDI||Wed, Sep 4 - Wed, Sep 18||$1,094|
|American Airlines||HOU||EDI||Wed, Sep 4 - Wed, Sep 18||$1,132|
|Delta Air Lines||HOU||EDI||Mon, Dec 23 - Wed, Jan 8||$1,165|
|Air Canada||HOU||EDI||Wed, Sep 4 - Wed, Sep 18||$1,196|
|United Airlines||HOU||EDI||Mon, Dec 23 - Wed, Jan 8||$1,201|
|Brussels Airlines||HOU||EDI||Tue, Sep 3 - Thu, Sep 12||$1,249|
|Lufthansa||HOU||EDI||Mon, Dec 23 - Wed, Jan 8||$1,269|