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More About Flying To El Paso from Houston

Route Information for Flights from Houston to El Paso

Origin Airport IATA Code HOU
Destination Airport IATA Code ELP
Distance 666 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Air Canada, ANA, Copa Airlines, Lufthansa, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 5:18PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:40AM UTC

Find Cheap Flights from Houston to El Paso

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.

El Paso International Airport Information

El Paso International Airport is located just six miles from downtown El Paso, at 6900 Commerce Avenue. Delta, United Airlines, United Express, US Airways, Southwest Airlines, American Eagle and American Airlines are just some of the carriers you will find at this airport. Search orbitz.com for affordable flights to El Paso.

Transportation from the Airport

Sun Metro buses number 50 and 33 offer public transportation to and from the airport. Shuttle service is available on a pre-arranged basis. Some of the shuttles operating at the airport include L & M Limo Service, El Paso Shuttle Service, American Shuttle, Alamo, Silver Stage Lines and Paisanos Transportation. Border, Sun City and United Independent Cab Company are some of the taxi companies licensed to operate at the El Paso airport. Most taxis will charge you $10 per carload to any part of the city.

El Paso's Weather Information

El Paso features a hot desert climate, and the month of June is the hottest, with an average temperature of 96°F. January is the coldest month, with average lows of 29°F. The city enjoys approximately 200 sunny days each year.

El Paso's Popular Attractions

If you love history, especially archeology, there is much for you to experience at the El Paso Museum of Archaeology. Other places offering great historical experiences include Hueco Tanks State Historic Site, Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Museum, National Border Patrol Museum and Magoffin Home State Historical Park. The best time to visit El Paso is between April and October. You can book your cheap flights to El Paso today using orbitz.com.

Flights from Houston to El Paso - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Houston to El Paso now?

If you're puzzled about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when traveling by plane from Houston to El Paso, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Houston to El Paso?

Yes, United Airlines flies nonstop from IAH to El Paso Intl. Airport (ELP), so you'll be embarking on your big adventure in next to no time.

What is the shortest flight from Houston to El Paso?

Keep that movie marathon for another day, because the flight from HOU to El Paso, TX Airport (ELP-El Paso Intl.) can be as quick as 2 hours and 53 minutes.

What airlines fly from Houston to El Paso most frequently?

United Airlines is the most frequent flyer along this route. This popular airline operates 112 flights from IAH to El Paso Intl. Airport (ELP) every month.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to El Paso?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to El Paso have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to El Paso with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to El Paso without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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