Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport is located 37km (23 miles) north of Houston.
2800 North Terminal Road
Dialling code: +1
Telephone: (281) 230 3100.
How to get there
Access to the airport is via Interstate 45, Highway 59, the Hardy Toll Road and the Sam Houston Tollway (Beltway 8). There are two main entrances to the airport terminal complex, either via John F. Kennedy Boulevard from the Sam Houston Tollway (Beltway 8) and the Hardy Toll Road (Intercontinental exit), or via Will Clayton Parkway from Highway 59.
Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority’s (tel: (713) 635 4000; ridemetro.org) bus 102 from Terminal C to central Houston (journey time: 50 minutes; fare: US$1.25).
SuperShuttle (tel: (713) 523 8888; www.supershuttle.com) runs shared-ride transportation between the airport and city centre destinations (journey time: 30-45 minutes; fare: around US$23). There are also a number of courtesy shuttle buses operated by the various hotels near the airport.
Taxis are available outside each terminal and are hailed by airport ground transportation staff. Taxis are charged at a fixed zonal rate: the 30-45-minute trip to central Houston costs around US$52.
There are more than 25,000 parking spaces at the airport. An additional 5,600 spaces are available in the multi-storey car park between Terminals A and B, and a further 2,500 are located between Terminals D and E. Terminal C covered parking and valet parking is also available.
The airport also operates an economy car park that provides parking at the corner of Greens Road and John F. Kennedy Boulevard, with a free shuttle service connecting 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.
Lufthansa at the airport
At the airport
A Lufthansa information desk is located in terminal D.
For more information about Lufthansa at the airport, visit http://www.LH.com/At-the-airport
You can relax, take forty winks or get down to some work before your next flight in the Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner lounges at all major international airports.
To the loungefinder