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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.
Istanbul Area Airports
Orbitz.com offers cheap flights to Istanbul and vacation packages that let you explore this fascinating city, which spans two separate continents. The main airport for the city, Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, is located on the European side of the city, about 24 kilometers from the downtown area. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport is on the Asian side of Istanbul, about 35 kilometers southeast of the city center. Istanbul Atatürk International Airport handles flights from over 70 airlines, including British Airways, United Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and Air France. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport serves over 30 airlines, including Sky Airlines, EasyJet, Turkish Airlines, and SunExpress.
Getting to the Airport
From Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, arriving visitors can opt to take the metro train or sea bus into Istanbul. The Sabiha Gokcen airport shuttle makes regular trips from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport to various points within the city, and it costs 10 euro per person. Visitors can also get into the city from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport via sea bus or public bus. Both airports are also accessible via taxi.
Weather Conditions in Istanbul
In the summer, high temperatures average around 82 degrees Fahrenheit in June and July and drop to lows of around 65 degrees Fahrenheit at night. Rain is uncommon in the summer, although the humidity remains high during the summer months. Winters are often cold and snowy. In January, temperatures average between 37 to 47 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring and fall tend to be mild, and the bargain prices offered during these seasons make them ideal for a visit.
Vacationing in Istanbul
Take in a bit of history with a visit to Topkapi Palace, the Grand Bazaar, or one of the many Ottoman mosques scattered throughout the city. Archaeology museums are another popular attraction, or you can get tickets for a cruise on the Bosphorus to get a view of the city from the water. Once you know the sights you want to see in Turkey, check out Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Istanbul at any time of the year.
Cheap flights from Houston to Istanbul
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Houston to Istanbul
|Leave Tue, Jun 4||Houston (IAH)||Istanbul (IST)||Air France||$1,018|
|Return Thu, Jun 13||Istanbul (IST)||Houston (IAH)||Air France|
Best one-week trip in June from Houston to Istanbul
|Leave Sun, Jun 2||Houston (IAH)||Istanbul (IST)||United Airlines||$1,318|
|Return Sun, Jun 9||Istanbul (IST)||Houston (IAH)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Houston to Istanbul
|Leave Tue, Jul 30||Houston (IAH)||Istanbul (IST)||Air France||$948|
|Return Tue, Sep 3||Istanbul (IST)||Houston (IAH)||Air France|
Best one-week trip in July from Houston to Istanbul
|Leave Tue, Jul 9||Houston (IAH)||Istanbul (IST)||Air France||$948|
|Return Tue, Jul 16||Istanbul (IST)||Houston (IAH)||Air France|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Houston to Istanbul
|Leave Wed, Aug 21||Houston (IAH)||Istanbul (IST)||Turkish Airlines||$598|
|Return Tue, Sep 3||Istanbul (IST)||Houston (IAH)||Turkish Airlines|
Best one-week trip in August from Houston to Istanbul
|Leave Sat, Aug 31||Houston (IAH)||Istanbul (IST)||Turkish Airlines||$598|
|Return Sat, Sep 7||Istanbul (IST)||Houston (IAH)||Turkish Airlines|
Airports in Houston TX, US
George Bush Airport (IAH)
Distance from City Center: 17.8 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from IAH to IST
Terminal Carriers Terminal A Turkish Airlines Terminal C US Airways Terminal D Turkish Airlines, US Airways
Hobby Airport (HOU)
Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles
Airports in Istanbul , TR
Ataturk airport (IST)
Distance from City Center: 8.6 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from HOU to IST
Terminal Carriers Terminal I Turkish Airlines, US Airways
Sabiha Gokcen (SAW)
Distance from City Center: 19 miles
More to explore for Houston to Istanbul
- 2 direct flights are operating from Houston to Istanbul today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 12h 5m.
- Turkish Airlines flight 34 (2:50 PM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's earliest available flight from Houston to Istanbul.
- Turkish Airlines flight 34 (2:50 PM GMT, Boeing 777-300ER) is today's latest available flight from Houston to Istanbul.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Houston to Istanbul (Turkish Airlines flight 34, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 12h 5m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Houston to Istanbul (Turkish Airlines flight 34, Boeing 777-300ER) takes 12h 5m.
- Flights from George Bush Airport (IAH), Hobby Airport (HOU) to Ataturk airport (IST), Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) are available for this route.
|Turkish Airlines||HOU||IST||Sat, Sep 21 - Sat, Oct 12||$598|
|Air France||HOU||IST||Wed, Nov 6 - Wed, Nov 13||$677|
|Air Canada||HOU||IST||Thu, Oct 24 - Fri, Nov 1||$687|
|United Airlines||HOU||IST||Wed, Nov 6 - Wed, Nov 13||$734|
|Delta Air Lines||HOU||IST||Wed, Nov 6 - Wed, Nov 13||$810|
|Austrian Airlines||HOU||IST||Wed, Oct 23 - Wed, Oct 30||$820|
|Lufthansa||HOU||IST||Sat, Oct 26 - Sat, Nov 9||$827|
|Alitalia||HOU||IST||Wed, Nov 6 - Wed, Nov 13||$926|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||HOU||IST||Wed, Nov 6 - Wed, Nov 13||$943|
|American Airlines||HOU||IST||Wed, Nov 6 - Wed, Nov 13||$1,231|
|British Airways||HOU||IST||Wed, Nov 6 - Wed, Nov 13||$1,231|
|LOT Polish Airlines||HOU||IST||Thu, Aug 29 - Tue, Sep 3||$1,554|