Houston, Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), USA

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Surrounding area Houston, Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), United States of America

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    Visually 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 are reserved for disabled passengers in the airport’s car parks. White courtesy telephones are located throughout each terminal for assistance.

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    General Information

    Airport code: IAH

    Number of Terminals: 5


    Visitor/airport information is provided at the staffed visitor information centres, located on the baggage claim level of terminals A, B and C, as well as outside US Customs in Terminal D. Multilingual special service representatives are available to help throughout the airport.

    Transfer between Terminals

    A free underground inter-terminal train runs between all terminals and the airport hotel. The Terminal Link, an over-ground automated people mover, provides an airside connection between Terminals B, C and E.

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    ATMs are located throughout the airport. Bureaux de change can be found in Terminals B, C, D and E.


    There are 24-hour postal facilities in Terminals A, B, C and D. Public telephones are available throughout. Time-limited free Wi-Fi is available.


    There is a wide choice of restaurants, cafés, fast-food outlets and bars throughout the airport. Among the options are sports bars in Terminals A, D and E and a New Orleans-style Cajun restaurant in Terminal C.


    There are many shops at the airport, including newsagents and souvenir shops in each terminal, a watch shop in Terminal B, and a golf accessories retailer in Terminal C. Duty-free shopping is mainly located in Terminal D.


    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.


    Baby changing facilities can be found in the ladies’ toilets; shoeshine services are present in all terminals, while interfaith chapels are located in Terminals C and D. A spa is available in Terminal D for those seeking some pampering before their flight.

    Conference & Business

    There are a number of executive lounges throughout the airport for business- and first-class passengers with certain airlines.

    The Houston Airport Marriott at George Bush Intercontinental (tel: (281) 443 2310; is located in the centre of the terminal complex and provides a complimentary underground train service to/from the terminals. This hotel houses a business centre with a choice of 39 meeting rooms and full office facilities.

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    Visa & Immigration

    IATA Travel Centre

    The IATA Travel Centre delivers accurate passport, visa and health requirement information at a glance. It is a trusted, centralized source for the latest international travel requirements. The IATA Travel Centre is the most accurate source available because it is based on a comprehensive database used by virtually every airline, and information is gathered from official sources worldwide, such as immigration and police authorities.

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    Hotels in Houston


    Given the sheer size of the Greater Houston area, visitors can find an almost overwhelming amount of accommodation

    options. The city has plenty of luxurious properties to indulge in, but also has much at a lower price point too.

    Hotel ZaZa

    5701 Main Street
    77005 Houston
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    Category: Expensive

    A stylish boutique option in the Theatre District.

    St Regis Houston

    1919 Briar Oaks Lane
    77027 Houston
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    Category: Expensive

    A luxurious chain hotel with a spa and outdoor pool.

    The Lancaster

    701 Texas Avenue
    77002 Houston
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    Category: Moderate

    A small, upmarket hotel occupying a historic building in the theatre district.

    Hotel Indigo Houston at the Galleria

    51260 Hidalgo Street
    77056 Houston
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    Category: Moderate

    Well located for shops and eateries, this is a good bet for both business and leisure stays.

    Red Roof Inn Houston

    15701 Park Ten Place
    77084 Houston
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    Category: Cheap

    An affordable, no-frills choice with free Wi-Fi, located in the part of the city known as the Energy Corridor.