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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.
If you're looking for a bargain on flights to Ithaca, check out Orbitz.com to find a range of carriers and affordable prices. If you're heading to Ithaca, you'll be flying into Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport. The airport is located three miles southeast of the center of Ithaca's business district. This small airport is serviced by Delta Connection, United Express and US Airways Express, which provide service to Detroit, Newark and Philadelphia, respectively.
There are plenty of taxi services at the airport that can carry you into town. You may want to make a reservation in advance during the busier times of the year, like when students are returning to school at Cornell. The most inexpensive option is public transportation. TCAT's Route 32 bus services the airport and costs $1.50. You can also book a rental car with Orbitz.com when you make your initial reservations.
Winters in Ithaca are usually extremely cold with plenty of snow, and temperatures often hit 0 degrees Fahrenheit or lower. Snowstorms can drop 10 inches of snow at a time or more. In the summertime, you can expect mild sunny weather with some humidity and temperatures in the 80s.
Cornell University is a popular tourist attraction; you don't have to be a student to enjoy its collegiate atmosphere. The school's grounds are incredibly beautiful and steeped in history. For picnics and swimming, check out Cayuga Lakes. It's the perfect area to picnic, boat and swim while taking in Ithaca's gorgeous, natural scenery. Book your flights to Ithaca through Orbitz.com and you'll soon be enjoying all that this historic town has to offer.
The quickest flight from Houston to Ithaca is 3 hours and 55 minutes. Order a wine from the drink cart, work on your travel itinerary or finish that podcast — you'll have enough time on this medium-haul trip.
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Ithaca have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Ithaca without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.
To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
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