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Houston to London Flights
Houston's Intercontinental Airport, also known as the George Bush Intercontinental Airport, is located at 2800 North Terminal Road, just twenty-one miles north of downtown Houston. The William P. Hobby Airport, Houston's oldest commercial airport, is located at 7800 Airport Boulevard, just twelve miles south-east of downtown Houston. Seventeen domestic and international carriers service the Intercontinental Airport, while the Hobby airport is serviced by AirTrain, American, Delta, jetBlue, and Southwest. No matter which airport you depart from, be sure to visit ebookers, where you can make all of your travel arrangements quickly and easily.
Parking at Houston Airports
The Intercontinental Airport offers terminal parking at all of the terminals for a maximum rate of $17 per day. Valet parking is available for $25 per day and SurePark charges $20 per day, but it is a members-only lot. The most economical parking is Ecopark, which charges $6.47 per day plus tax. At Hobby airport, terminal parking is also $17 per day, and valet parking is $25, and the Ecopark option has two lots that charge $9.24 and $5.54 per day plus tax. Several companies offer off-site parking with free shuttle service to the airports, including The Parking Spot at 8707 Airport Boulevard and The Parking Spot 2 at 7601 Airport Boulevard.
Ground Transportation in Houston
SuperShuttle (713-523-8888) offers share-a-ride service to both Houston airports from downtown Houston for roughly $19 to the Hobby airport and $23 to the Intercontinental. Taxis are a popular means of airport transportation, and there are a variety of companies that provide taxi service in the Houston area. Expect to pay roughly $70 to $75 to get to either airport from downtown. Don't forget to take care of your transportation needs in your final destination. When you use ebookers to make your travel arrangements, you can compare prices on rental cars before you make a reservation.
Restaurants at Houston Airports
Both airports offer a variety of eateries where you can grab a snack or quick bite before boarding. At Intercontinental, you can choose from Auntie Anne's Pretzels, Camden Food Co., Einstein Bros. Bagels, or Starbucks. The Hobby airport is home to Dunkin Donuts, Euro Café, Peet's Coffee & Tea, and the Grab & Go kiosk in the central lobby. If you prefer to eat before you get to the airport, you'll find plenty of cafes and coffee shops near both Houston airports.
Arriving in London
Flights to London may arrive at one of a number of major airports that are located around the city. For example, London Heathrow, London Gatwick, and London Stansted airports all have good connections to the city, as a result of the many domestic and international flights that land at these airports. London City and London Luton are also well connected.
Getting into the city
London is one of the most famous cities in the world, and there are plenty of historic sightseeing opportunities and renowned entertainment venues around the centre. These can be easily reached from each of the main airports, given the dedicated express rail services that operate from Heathrow, Gatwick, and Stansted.
Travellers arriving at London Heathrow, for instance, can reach the city centre in just 15 to 30 minutes on the express train to Paddington station, or in about an hour using a cheaper ticket on the London Underground, Piccadilly Line. London Gatwick lies 28 miles outside central London, but travellers can reach the city in around 30 minutes on the express train to Victoria station. London Stansted is 40 miles from the centre of London, but travellers can get to Liverpool Street station on the train in about 45 minutes.
Flights London: booking with ebookers.ie
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Airports in Houston TX, US
George Bush Airport (IAH)
Distance from City Center: 28.6 kilometers
Terminals and carriers for flights from IAH to LON
Terminal Carriers Terminal D American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia Terminal E Lufthansa, United Airlines
Hobby Airport (HOU)
Distance from City Center: 21.1 kilometers
Airports in London , GB
Heathrow airport (LHR)
Distance from City Center: 22.5 kilometers
Terminals and carriers for flights from HOU to LHR
Terminal Carriers Terminal 4 Lufthansa, United Airlines Terminal 5 American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia
Gatwick airport (LGW)
Distance from City Center: 39.2 kilometers
Stansted airport (STN)
Distance from City Center: 48.6 kilometers
Luton Airport (LTN)
Distance from City Center: 44.2 kilometers
London City Airport (LCY)
Distance from City Center: 11.9 kilometers
Southend airport (SEN)
Distance from City Center: 57.7 kilometers
Aircraft options between Houston and London
|Boeing 767-300 Passenger||United Airlines, Lufthansa|
|Boeing 767-400 Passenger||Lufthansa, United Airlines|
|Boeing 777||British Airways, American Airlines, Iberia, Lufthansa, United Airlines|
|Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250)||Lufthansa, United Airlines|
|Boeing 747-400 Passenger||American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia|
- 11 direct flights are operating from Houston to London today.
- Today’s average time for a direct flight is 9h 17m.
- Lufthansa flight 7622 (10:20 GMT, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) is today’s earliest available flight from Houston to London.
- American Airlines flight 6157 (15:40 GMT, Boeing 777) is today’s latest available flight from Houston to London.
- Today’s shortest direct flight from Houston to London (American Airlines flight 6155, Boeing 777) takes 9h 0m.
- Today’s longest direct flight from Houston to London (Lufthansa flight 7620, Boeing 767-300 Passenger) takes 9h 35m.
Daily flight schedule for Sat, May 25, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|United Airlines||UA920||IAH||15:20||LHR||06:55||763||9hr 35min|
|American Airlines||AA6155||IAH||16:55||LHR||07:55||777||9hr 0min|
|British Airways||BA194||IAH||16:55||LHR||07:55||777||9hr 0min|
|United Airlines||UA984||IAH||18:05||LHR||09:40||763||9hr 35min|
|American Airlines||AA6157||IAH||20:40||LHR||11:45||744||9hr 5min|
|British Airways||BA196||IAH||20:40||LHR||11:45||744||9hr 5min|
|United Airlines||UA970||IAH||20:30||LHR||12:05||763||9hr 35min|