Flights from Houston
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.
Flights to Wilmington
Wilmington International Airport
Wilmington, North Carolina, is known for its beautiful beaches, island atmosphere, and rich history. Orbitz.com is an excellent resource for researching and booking flights to Wilmington. The area is served by Wilmington International Airport, approximately five miles north of downtown Wilmington, on Airport Blvd. The airlines that serve this coastal airport are Delta, US Airways, and Allegiant Air. Located midway between Miami and New York City, the airport is often chosen as a point of entry to the country for international travelers.
Getting Around in Wilmington
Not only can you book your flight through Orbitz.com, you can reserve a car for use on your visit to Wilmington. The airport has several rental car agencies located in the baggage claim area, and most lots are within walking distance of the terminal. Many nearby hotels offer shuttle service to and from the airport, and there are also private taxis available just outside the baggage claim area.
Average Temperatures in Wilmington
Located in southern North Carolina, along the coast, Wilmington enjoys moderate temperatures year round. Average highs in July, the hottest month, can reach 90 degrees, while average temperatures in January are in the mid 50s. Temperatures in the winter can get down to the 30s, so winter travelers should bring along sweaters and jackets.
Attractions in Wilmington
Beach lovers have three excellent choices for fun in the sun. Carolina Beach offers family fun with a boardwalk, water slides, and a state park. If a laid-back small town beach is more your speed, Kure Beach is a perfectly relaxed and natural setting. Wrightsville Beach is the most easily accessible beach from Highway I-40, and offers beach visitors a look at the Intracoastal Waterway that connects the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts. Research flights to Wilmington on Orbitz.com, book your choice, and get ready for a wonderful, water-filled vacation.
Courtyard by Marriott Wilmington / Wrightsville Beach151 Van Campen Blvd, Wilmington 3.0 out of 5.0
Located in the heart of Wilmington, this hotel is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from University of North Carolina at Wilmington and within 6 mi (10 km) of Mayfaire Town Center ...
Hilton Wilmington Riverside301 N Water St, Wilmington 3.5 out of 5.0
Located in Wilmington Historic District, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of The Cotton Exchange, Wilmington Railroad Museum, and Wilmington Convention Center. ...
TownePlace Suites by Marriott Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach305 Eastwood Rd, Wilmington 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated in Wilmington, this hotel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from University of North Carolina at Wilmington and 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Mayfaire Town Center. New Hanover ...
Blockade Runner Beach Resort275 Waynick Blvd, Wrightsville Beach 3.0 out of 5.0
Nestled on the beach, this Wrightsville Beach resort is within 1 mi (2 km) of Wrightsville Beach and Johnnie Mercer's Pier. Wrightsville Beach Museum of History ...
Courtyard by Marriott Carolina Beach100 Charlotte Ave, Carolina Beach 3.0 out of 5.0
Offering direct access to the beach, this Carolina Beach hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Carolina Beach Boardwalk and Carolina Beach. Freeman Park and Carolina ...
Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Wilmington, NC4706 New Centre Drive, Wilmington 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated in Wilmington, this hotel is 1.8 mi (3 km) from University of North Carolina at Wilmington and within 6 mi (10 km) of Cape Fear Museum and Mayfaire ...
Hampton Inn & Suites Wilmington/Wrightsville Beach1989 Eastwood Rd, Wilmington 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated near the beach, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Wrightsville Beach Museum of History, New Hanover County Arboretum, and Airlie Gardens. Wrightsville ...
Shell Island Resort - All Oceanfront Suites2700 N Lumina Avenue, Wrightsville Beach 3.5 out of 5.0
Nestled on the beach, this Wrightsville Beach resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Wrightsville Beach, Johnnie Mercer's Pier, and Wrightsville Beach Museum of History. ...
Wingate by Wyndham - Wilmington5126 Market St, Wilmington 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated near the beach, this hotel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from University of North Carolina at Wilmington and within 6 mi (10 km) of Mayfaire Town Center and Cape ...
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