Riyadh to Houston Flights
King Khalid International Airport
Individuals planning a trip from Riyadh can use ebookers to locate the best deals for flight tickets from the King Khalid International Airport. The airport is located approximately twenty-two miles north of Riyadh, and was an alternative landing site for NASA's Space Shuttle. Various airlines provide services to the airport including Air France, Cathay Pacific, Gulf Air, Jet Airways, and Sudan Airways.
Parking at the Airport
The King Khalid International Airport has two car garages, which are located in front of the main airport terminal. Both long-term and short-term parking is available, and the terminals are connected to the garages by a walkway. Escalators and elevators are also available between the different levels of the garages.
Transportation to the Airport
There are three options for transportation to the King Khalid airport. Taxis offer rides at metered rates from anywhere in the city, and car rentals are available at a variety of rental agencies in Riyadh. Many hotels offer free shuttle services to and from the airport for their guests. You should check with your hotel ahead of time. If you do rent a car, you should be reminded that women are not allowed to drive on public roads in Saudi Arabia.
Dining Options at King Khalid
Travellers arriving to the airport early can grab a sandwich at one of the airport's restaurants. You will also find several snack bars and cafes. If you prefer to eat before you get to the airport, there are many restaurants in Riyadh to choose from. The Four Seasons Hotel has a sit down breakfast menu including coffee and pancakes. The Globe offers a 360-degree view of the area, and provides a selection of fresh fruit, breakfast sandwiches, and omelets. Travellers planning a trip from Riyadh can use ebookers to help locate the best deals for travel packages and hotel rooms.
William P. Hobby Airport
Houston is located in the state of Texas and is known for doing everything big. People visit Houston for its multicultural attractions, upscale shopping, and bustling nightlife. When you decide to plan your trip, book with ebookers to save money on airfare. William P. Hobby Airport is located about seven miles from downtown Houston and is the city's oldest commercial airport, handling over nine million travellers each year. Major airlines that serve this airport include South-west Airlines, Delta, JetBlue Airways, and AirTran Airways.
Transportation from the Airport
When you arrive at the airport, you will have a choice of several ground transportation options. Taxis are available at Curb Zone 3 outside of the baggage claim area_expect to pay about $35 to get downtown. Several shuttle services are also available at Curb Zone 8A as well. Several car rental companies are located near the baggage claim area on the lower level of the airport. Remember to reserve your car with ebookers before traveling to Houston.
Weather in Houston
Houston is known for its hot weather and humidity, so avoid the city during the summer months. Most tourists head to Houston during the fall and winter months when it is much cooler. Expect an average high of twenty-eight degrees Celsius during the fall and eighteen degrees Celsius in winter. Houston is prone to short showers, so bring an extra umbrella with you. Lastly, don't leave Houston without a visit to Hermann Park, which was established as the first public park in the city.
Major Attractions in Houston
Houston is a world-class city that offers something for everyone. Art lovers should visit the Museum of Fine Arts and the Byzantine Chapel Fresco Museum. The Rienzi Mansion is a historic site that houses a large collection of European decorative artwork. Shoppers will love The Galleria, a large shopping centre that offers upscale shopping and dining.
Cheap flights from Riyadh to Houston
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Riyadh and Houston airports and terminals
Airports in Riyadh, SA
King Khaled Intl (RUH)
Distance from City Center: 35 kilometers
Flight schedule for flights from Riyadh to Houston on Fri, Dec 6, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Lufthansa/United Airlines||LH623/UA8866||RUH||02:40||IAH||14:10||343/388||20hr 30min|
|Air France/Air France||AF3865/AF636||RUH||00:25||IAH||14:15||332/77W||22hr 50min|
|Air France/Alitalia||AF3865/AZ2634||RUH||00:25||IAH||14:15||332/77W||22hr 50min|
|Air France/Delta Air Lines||AF3865/DL8657||RUH||00:25||IAH||14:15||332/77W||22hr 50min|
|Air France/Air France||AF6671/AF636||RUH||00:55||IAH||14:15||77L/77W||22hr 20min|
|Air France/Alitalia||AF6671/AZ2634||RUH||00:55||IAH||14:15||77L/77W||22hr 20min|
|Air France/Delta Air Lines||AF6671/DL8657||RUH||00:55||IAH||14:15||77L/77W||22hr 20min|
|Saudia/Air France||SV6116/AF636||RUH||00:25||IAH||14:15||332/77W||22hr 50min|
|Saudia/Delta Air Lines||SV6116/DL8657||RUH||00:25||IAH||14:15||332/77W||22hr 50min|
|Saudia/Air France||SV143/AF636||RUH||00:55||IAH||14:15||777/77W||22hr 20min|
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