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 Fort Lauderdale
Fort Lauderdale Airport Information
Use Orbitz.com to purchase your air ticket for cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale or its neighboring airports. The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (100 Aviation Boulevard) is located roughly six miles from downtown and serves most major airlines. The Miami International Airport is just 27 miles south of Fort Lauderdale, and the Palm Beach International Airport is located 50 miles north.
Ground Transportation in Fort Lauderdale
Most Fort Lauderdale hotels have free shuttle service, and you can also use the Tri-Rail or Broward County public bus system. Most visitors take a cab, use the share-a-ride system or hire a private car service to get to their final destination. If you are going on a cruise, expect to spend anywhere from $12 to $70, depending on the port you need to get to and the transportation option you choose. If you want to be able to get around while you're in the area, use Orbitz.com to find deals from local rental car companies.
Fort Lauderdale Weather
South Florida can get uncomfortably warm in the summer, but Fort Lauderdale's coastal location ensures year-round balmy breezes. Expect temperatures in the 50s and 60s during the winter months or 80s and 90s during the summer. Think twice before booking a trip to the area during hurricane season, which is usually early fall.
Things to do in Fort Lauderdale
Life in Fort Lauderdale usually revolves around the beach. You can charter a boat to go deep-sea fishing, rent a jet ski or go parasailing. Head to Los Olas Boulevard when the sun goes down for some high-end dining, live music and dancing. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com on your next trip to find some cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale.
Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort505 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale 4.0 out of 5.0
Near the beach, this upscale resort hotel is near sailing and water skiing. For dining and shopping, The Gallery at Beach Place is nearby. Port Everglades (cruise ...
Bahia Mar Ft. Lauderdale Beach- a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel801 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale 3.0 out of 5.0
Steps from the beach, Bahia Mar Ft. Lauderdale Beach is in the heart of Fort Lauderdale, near the International Swimming Hall of Fame, the Gallery at Beach Place ...
Quality Inn & Suites Airport/Cruise Port South2520 Stirling Road, Hollywood 2.5 out of 5.0
This Hollywood, Florida, hotel offers a complimentary shuttle to Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (3.5 miles) and the Port Everglades cruise port ...
Best Western Plus Fort Lauderdale Airport South Inn & Suites1900 Stirling Road, Dania Beach 2.5 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of K1 Speed and Boomers. Topeekeegee Yugnee Park and Gallery of Amazing Things are also within 2 ...
All Inclusive Inverrary Vacation Resort3501 Inverrary Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale 3.0 out of 5.0
Situated on the waterfront, this spa resort is 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from Sunrise Country Club and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Lakes Mall. Woodmont Country Club and Plantation ...
Ramada Fort Lauderdale Airport/Cruise Port2275 State Road 84 / Marina Mile Blvd, Fort Lauderdale 2.5 out of 5.0
Located within 1.5 miles of Fort Lauderdale Airport, Ramada Fort Lauderdale Airport/Cruise Port is less than 2 miles from Port Everglades and the Broward County ...
Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina1881 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale 4.0 out of 5.0
Just minutes from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and the Port Everglades Cruise Port, the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina offers a resort-style ...
Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach999 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale 4.0 out of 5.0
Sonesta Fort Lauderdale stands steps from 7-mile (11.2-km) Fort Lauderdale Beach. Guests can drive 15 minutes to the Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District, ...
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