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 Townsville

Airports in Townsville

Visitors planning a trip to Townsville, Queensland, will arrive via Townsville International Airport. Travelers can find cheap flights to Townsville by searching Orbitz.com. Both domestic and international flights are handled through the airport, with airlines serving the airport including Virgin Blue, Qantas, Jetstar, Strategic, Regional Express, and Skytrans. The airport is located about six miles west of the downtown area in the suburb of Garbutt.

Ground Transportation to Townsville

One of the best options for traveling from the airport to the downtown area is by bus. There are several main lines that make their way around the city. Another option is to rent a car: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, and Thrifty all have desks in the airport. Travelers can find discount car rental services on Orbitz.com.

Weather Information in Townsville

The climate in the local area is tropical due to its location north of The Tropic of Capricorn. The wet season extends from November through May. During this time of the year, visitors can expect the average temperature to be about 85 degrees Fahrenheit and the rainfall to average nine inches per month. The dry season runs from June to October. The average temperature during this time of the year is about 76 degrees Fahrenheit.

Destination Highlights in Townsville

There are several places of interest in and around Townsville. One of the most popular attractions is the Reef HQ Aquarium. The aquarium highlights fish life in the Great Barrier Reef. The Museum of Tropical Queensland includes local wildlife exhibits. The Riverway is an attraction that features a river habitat, public art gallery, swimming lagoon, cultural center, and café. To find discount air tickets and cheap flights to Townsville, travelers can search Orbitz.com.

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Hotels in Townsville

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Townsville Central Hotel (formerly Ibis Townsville)
Townsville Central Hotel (formerly Ibis Townsville)
12 14 Palmer Street, South Townsville
4.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Situated in South Townsville, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Maritime Museum of Townsville, Museum of Tropical Queensland, and Cultural Centre Townsville. ...

$68

$68
Oaks Gateway on Palmer
Oaks Gateway on Palmer
2 Dibbs Street, South Townsville
4.5 out of 5.0

Situated on a river, this luxury apartment is within a 10-minute walk of Maritime Museum of Townsville and Museum of Tropical Queensland. Cultural Centre Townsville ...

$94

$94
Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville
Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville
334 Flinders Street, Townsville
4.5 out of 5.0
2.7 out of 5 (3 reviews)

Located in the heart of Townsville, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Maritime Museum of Townsville, Museum of Tropical Queensland, and Cultural ...

$71

$71
Rydges Southbank Townsville
Rydges Southbank Townsville
23 Palmer Street, South Townsville
4.0 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (2 reviews)

Located in the heart of South Townsville, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Maritime Museum of Townsville, Museum of Tropical Queensland, and Cultural ...

$82

$82
Chifley Plaza Townsville
Chifley Plaza Townsville
409 Flinders St., Townsville
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Located in the heart of Townsville, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Catholic Diocese of Townsville, Museum of Tropical Queensland, and Maritime Museum ...

$59

$59
Mercure Townsville
Mercure Townsville
166 Woolcock Street, Currajong
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

This family-friendly Currajong hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Townsville Museum and Historical Society, Royal Australian Air Force ...

$67

$67
Oaks M on Palmer
Oaks M on Palmer
81 Palmer Street, South Townsville
4.5 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this luxury apartment is within 1 mi (2 km) of Maritime Museum of Townsville, Museum of Tropical Queensland, and Cultural Centre Townsville. ...

$88

$88
City Oasis Inn
City Oasis Inn
143 Wills Street, Townsville
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Located in the heart of Townsville, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Catholic Diocese of Townsville, Museum of Tropical Queensland, and Maritime Museum ...

$71

$71
Peppers Blue on Blue
Peppers Blue on Blue
123 Sooning Street, Magnetic Island
4.5 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Situated near the bay, this luxury hotel is 2 mi (3.3 km) from Magnetic Island National Park and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Magnetic Island Golf Course. Horseshoe Bay ...

$132

$132
The Ville Resort - Casino
The Ville Resort - Casino
Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville
5.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

This family-friendly Townsville hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Magnetic Island Ferry Terminal, ReefHQ Aquarium, and Museum of ...

$85

$85

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