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