Houston to Telluride Flights
Houston and Telluride airports and terminals
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
Airports in Telluride CO, US
Montrose County (MTJ)
Distance from City Center: 38.9 miles
Gunnison Airport (GUC)
Distance from City Center: 63.1 miles
Walker Field (GJT)
Distance from City Center: 90.5 miles
Telluride Airport (TEX)
Distance from City Center: 5.3 miles
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Flights to Telluride
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.
Telluride Regional Airport
Book cheap flights to Telluride, Colorado on Orbitz.com to find deals that fit your budget. Telluride Regional Airport serves those flying in and out of the city. It is located approximately five miles from Telluride's central business district and hosts one airline. Great Lakes Airlines is available at this airport and offers daily flights to and from Denver, Colorado. To fly directly into Telluride Regional Airport, you must board a Great Lakes flight in Denver.
Ground Transportation in Telluride
Once you arrive at Telluride Regional Airport, you have a few ground transportation options available to you. Those who booked a rental car in advance on Orbitz.com can claim their vehicle shortly after landing in Telluride. Hertz and National are the only rental car companies located at this airport. Telluride Express is the most popular taxicab company in the city, and you are likely to find many of this company's vehicles lined up outside of the airport gates. Telluride also has a free public transportation system. Telluride's bus system, known as the Galloping Goose, travels throughout the city from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. each day. There are four routes that run every 20 minutes.
Telluride, like most cities in Colorado, has extreme weather during the spring, summer and winter. Thunderstorms and hailstorms are very common throughout the spring and summer months. Winters in Colorado are extremely cold, and residents can expect heavy snowstorms to occur from late November to early March.
Things to Do in Telluride
Most people travel to Telluride, Colorado, to enjoy one of its many beautiful ski resorts. Telluride Mountain Village is known as the most beautiful and most popular ski resort in the city. Telluride Ski School also attracts a lot of tourists. It is the perfect place to visit if you want to learn how to ski or want to brush up on your skiing skills. Book your cheap flights to Telluride on Orbitz.com if you want to experience this lovely city.
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