Selected fares from Houston to Athens

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 Athens

Airports in Athens

Travelers visiting Athens will initially arrive at Athens "Eleftherios Venizelos" International Airport. Orbitz.com offers travelers the ability to search for cheap flights to Athens from a number of airlines, including United Airlines, Air Canada, US Airways, and Delta. The airport is located about 17 miles from the center of the city.

Transportation in Athens

From the airport, travelers can use the public transit system to reach the city. A ride on the metro will cost about eight euros. Another option is to rent a car to enjoy increased freedom and flexibility for exploring Athens. Orbitz.com helps travelers find sales on car rentals prior to their arrival in Athens.

Weather Information in Athens

Travelers planning a visit to Athens should be aware that the best time to visit is March through May. The average temperature during this time is about 70 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperatures begin to rise from June through August, which may be an unpleasant time to visit. The average daytime temperature in August is 92 degrees Fahrenheit, but temperatures can also rise above 100 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperatures begin to cool in October. Between November and February is when the city receives the most rain. During this time, Athens can be windy and chilly, with temperatures about 55 degrees Fahrenheit.

Destination Highlights in Athens

Athens and the surrounding area are home to numerous historical landmarks, including the Acropolis, Parthenon, and Dionysos, the oldest theater in Greece. Museums are located throughout the city as well. Parnitha National Park is another popular destination for visitors to Athens. To find low-cost air tickets and cheap flights to Athens for viewing these attractions, check with Orbitz.com.

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Sofitel Athens Airport
Sofitel Athens Airport
Athens International Airport, Spata-Artemida
5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (123 reviews)

This eight-story hotel connected to the Athens International Airport features a modern, white exterior and is near the convention center and 35 kilometres from ...

$200

$200
Amalia Hotel Athens
Amalia Hotel Athens
10 Amalias Avenue, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (7 reviews)

Situated in the historical district, this eco-friendly hotel is steps from Athens National Garden and Syntagma Square. Hellenic Parliament and Roman Agora are ...

$110

$110
Central Athens Hotel
Central Athens Hotel
Apollonos 21, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Located in Plaka, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Athens Gallery and Roman Agora. Syntagma Square and Hellenic Parliament are also within 10 ...

$114

$114
O&B Athens Boutique Hotel
O&B Athens Boutique Hotel
7 Leokoriou Street, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (25 reviews)

Located in the historic heart of Athens, this boutique hotel is a 3-minute walk from Ancient Agora and a 10-minute walk from the Acropolis and Parthenon. The ...

$131

$131
Electra Palace Athens
Electra Palace Athens
18 - 20 N Nikodimou Street, Athens
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (23 reviews)

Set in the district of Plaka on a quiet side street, this Athens hotel is near the new Acropolis Museum, Zappeion Exhibition Hall, The Roman Agora, and 500 metres ...

$200

$200
Athens Gate Hotel
Athens Gate Hotel
10 Syngrou Avenue, Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (41 reviews)

The Temple of Zeus and Hadrian's Arch are directly across from this hotel, ideally located in Athens' historic district. The Acropolis, home to the Parthenon, ...

$157

$157
Plaka Hotel
Plaka Hotel
7, Kapnikareas & Mitropoleos St, Athens
3.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (7 reviews)

This family-friendly Athens hotel is located in the historical district, within a 15-minute walk of Ancient Agora, Hellenic Parliament, and Acropolis. Acropolis ...

$139

$139
Melia Athens
Melia Athens
Chalkokondyli 14 and 28th October Av., Athens
4.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (15 reviews)

Located in Omonia, this boutique hotel is within a 10-minute walk of National Technical University of Athens and National Archaeological Museum of Athens. Hellenic ...

$98

$98
Royal Olympic Hotel
Royal Olympic Hotel
28-34 Athanasiou Diakou Str, Athens
5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (37 reviews)

This luxury Athens hotel is located just infront of the Temple of Olympian Zeus and Acropolis. Recently refurnished offers a variety of rooms and suites overlooking ...

$138

$138
Centrotel
Centrotel
Paioniou 11a, Athens
2.0 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Located in the heart of Athens, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Hellenic Motor Museum and National Archaeological Museum of Athens. Ancient Agora and ...

$43

$43

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