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George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)

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George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
Address2800 North Terminal Road, Houston, Texas 77032, United States
Telephone(281) 230 3100
Websitewww.fly2houston.com
Number of terminals5
Time zoneGMT -6 (Please note: daylight savings time may apply between certain dates - please check local sources)
LocationThe airport is located 37km (23 miles) north of Houston.
Airport codeIAH
Country dialling code1
Airport newsHouston George Bush Intercontinental Airport has embarked on a project to upgrade its taxiways in preparation for the anticipated arrival of aircraft such as the Airbus A380 and the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
Transfer between terminalsA free underground inter-terminal train runs between all terminals and the airport hotel. The TerminalLink, an over-ground automated people mover, provides an airside connection between Terminals B and C and E.
Driving directionsAccess to the airport is via I-45, Highway-59, the Hardy Toll Road and the Sam Houston Tollway (Beltway 8). There are two main entrances to the airport terminal complex via John F. Kennedy Boulevard from the Sam Houston Tollway (Beltway 8), Will Clayton Parkway from Highway-59 and the Hardy Toll Road (Intercontinental exit).
Car rentalAdvantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty are all represented at the airport. Car hire is serviced at a ‘consolidated rental car facility’ (tel: (281) 233 1010; www.iahrac.com) about 5 minutes by shuttle bus from the terminal buildings.
Public transport and taxisBus: Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority (tel: (713) 635 4000; ridemetro.org) operates non-stop Airport Direct services from IAH to central Houston every half-hour from 0610-2040 daily. Journey time is 30 minutes. There is also an express service, No. 102, from the south side of Terminal C. Courtesy buses are operated by the various hotels at and around the airport.
Taxi: taxis are available outside each terminal and are hailed by airport ground transportation staff. Taxis are charged at a fixed zonal rate.
Car parkingThere are over 25,000 parking spaces at the airport. An additional 5,600 spaces are available in the Terminal A/B garage situated between Terminals A and B, and a further 2,500 located at Terminal E. Terminal C covered parking is also available. The Houston Airport System also operates an economy car park that provides parking at the corner of Greens Road and John F. Kennedy Boulevard, with free shuttle service to the terminals. In addition to the economy car park, passengers can also choose from a number of off-site car parking facilities with courtesy shuttles to the terminals.
Information and help desksVisitor/airport information is provided at the staffed visitor information centers, located on the baggage claim level of terminals A, B and C and outside US Customs in Terminal D. Multilingual special service representatives are available.
Airport FacilitiesMoney and communications: ATMs are located throughout the airport; bureaux de change can be found in Terminal D. There are 24-hour postal facilities.
Eating and drinking: restaurants and bars are available throughout the airport and there are also numerous fast-food outlets and coffee shops in all terminals.
Shopping: there are many shops at the airport. Duty-free shopping is in Terminal D.
Luggage:
trolleys are available at various locations throughout the airport for a small charge. Due to security concerns, lockers are no longer available at the airport. Lost property is located on the lower level of Terminal A.
Other facilities:
baby changing facilities can be found in the ladies’ toilets and shoe shine services can be found in all terminals. There is an interfaith chapel.
Conference and business facilitiesThe Houston Airport Marriott (tel: (281) 443 2310; website: www.marriott.com) is located in the centre of the terminal complex and provides a complimentary underground train service to and from the airport. The hotel offers a business centre with a choice of 39 meeting rooms and full office facilities.
Disabled facilitiesVisually or hearing-impaired passengers can request assistance or information (tel: (281) 233 3000 or TDD tel: (281) 230 3089). There are disabled toilets and TDD telephones in the terminals, and car parking spaces reserved for disabled passengers in the airport’s car parks. White courtesy telephones are located throughout each terminal for assistance.
Airport hotelsA number of hotels are located in the vicinity of the airport. Many of the hotels operate courtesy buses to and from the airport; these can be booked by contacting the hotel concerned via courtesy telephones in the baggage reclaim area. The airport's website has a complete listing of nearby hotels.

Houston Airport Marriott
The Houston Airport Marriott is situated between Terminals B and C and provides a complimentary underground tram service direct to the airport. The hotel offers a business centre with a choice of 39 meeting rooms and full office facilities.
Houston, 18700 John F. Kennedy Blvd
Texas 77032, United States
Tel: (281) 443 2310
Web: www.marriott.com

Best Western Intercontinental Airport Inn
The Best Western Intercontinental Airport Inn offers a free shuttle service to and from the airport and is located nearby. The hotel offers complimentray breakfast and it also has fitness and meeting facilities.
Humble, 7114 Will Clayton Pkwy
Texas 77338, United States
Tel: (281) 548 1402
Web: book.bestwestern.com

Comfort Suites Bush Intercontinental Airport
Comfort Suites Bush Intercontinental Airport is located at the entrance to the airport. The hotel is also near to a water park, shopping centre and the business district. The hotel proived a free shittle service to the airport terminals.
Houston, 15555 John F. Kennedy Blvd
Texas 77032, United States
Tel: (281) 442 0600
Web: www.choicehotels.com

Sleep Inn Bush Intercontinental Airport
Sleep Inn Bush Intercontinental Airport is located close to the George Bush Intercontinental Airport and provides a free 24-hour shuttle service to and from the airport. The hotel offers a free breakfast, free internet and a seasonal pool and hot tub.
Humble, 18150 McKay Drive
Texas 77338, United States
Tel: (281) 442 7770
Web: www.choicehotels.com

Sheraton North Houston
Sheraton North Houston is located clsoe to the George Bush Intercontinental Airport and provides limited transfers to and from the airport. Facilities include swimming pools, business services and extensive fitness facilities.
Houston, 15700 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Texas 77032, United States
Tel: (281) 442 5100
Web: www.starwoodhotels.com

La Quinta Inn
La Quinta Inn is located near to the George Bush Intercontinental Airport and offers a shuttle service to and from the airport. The hotel facilities incliude business services, a fitness centre, and a free breakfast is available.
Humble, 18201 Kenswick Dr
Texas 77338, United States
Tel: (281) 219 2000
Web: www.lq.com

Wyndham Greenspoint
Wyndham Greenspoint is located close to the George Bush Intercontinental Airport and offers free breakfast, free internet and business and fitness services.
Houston, 1230 N. Sam Houston Parkway E
Texas 77032, United States
Tel: (281) 875 2222
Web: www.wyndham.com
Full airport name(Houston) George Bush Intercontinental Airport
CityHouston
CountryUnited States of America
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