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William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)

Full Airport Name

(Houston) William P. Hobby Airport

Address

William P Hobby Airport, 7800 Airport Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77061, USA

Airport Code

HOU

Country Code

1

Telephone

713 640 3000

Fax

713 640 7703

E-mail

meg.lonero@cityofhouston.net

Website

www.houstonairportsystem.org

Number of Terminals

1

Time Zone

GMT - 6 (GMT - 5 from the aboriginal Sunday in April to the aftermost Sunday in October)

Location

The airport is amid 11km (7 miles) southeast of Houston

Driving Directions

The airport is calmly attainable via the aloft anchorage and motorways abutting the absolute city area. I-45 borders the airport and integrates a alley arrangement confined the absolute Gulf Coast automated complex.

Car Parking

Public parking is accessible in a four-level garage, which has absolute admission to the terminal building, and an added apparent car park, which is amid aural walking ambit of the terminal. There are spaces for added than 4,000 cars at the airport. Up-to-date parking and biking advice is accessible on the radio (1610 AM) back abutting the airport.

Car Hire

Companies accommodate Advantage, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, Enterprise, National and Thrifty. Desks are amid on the accoutrements accost level, which is the lower akin of the terminal building. Buses and shuttle vans carriage cartage from the terminal to car appoint analeptic sites.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Taxis leave from Curbzone 1 alfresco accoutrements reclaim, on the lower level. Bus: The METRO bus account leaves from Curbzone 8A, alfresco accoutrements reclaim, on the lower level, for casework into Houston. Shuttle casework are provided by Express Shuttle USA (tel: 713 523 8888) and Texans Super Shuttle (tel: 713 781 6660) to assorted locations throughout the Houston area.

Information and Help Desks

There is a company advice board in the accoutrements accost akin and uniformed, bilingual appropriate account assembly (SSRs) stationed at key locations throughout the Terminal. SSRs can accommodate medical abetment and airport agents are accessible to book the airport's affair allowance or advance adaptation options at some of the aloft hotels nearby. The atramentous airport telephones amid throughout the terminal are for paging assistance. Advice is accessible (tel: 713 640 3000).

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Accessories accommodate ATMs and bureaux de change. Eating and drinking: There are over a dozen eateries at the airport, including a Mexican restaurant, ice chrism parlour, fast-food and coffee shops. Shopping: Shops are amid in the axial antechamber high akin of the terminal, as able-bodied as in the axial avenue and concourses A and C; shops accommodate newsagents and allowance shops. Luggage: Trolleys are accessible for appoint in the accoutrements accost area.

Conference and Business Facilities

The airport offers a wheelchair-accessible affair allowance on Avenue C which can be appointed through a SSR (see above). Bureaux de change can accommodate fax and photocopying facilities.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

There is disabled admission in all areas of the terminal. Visually-or hearing-impaired cartage can appeal advice and abetment (tel: 713 640 3000 or TDD tel: 713 641 7781). The atramentous airport telephones amid throughout the terminal are for paging assistance.

Hotels

There is no auberge on the airport site. Adjacent hotels accommodate the Courtyard Marriott (tel: 713 910 1700), Hobby Hilton (tel: 713 645 3000) and Motel Six - Houston Hobby (tel: 713 941 0990). A account of hotels in the breadth and their blast numbers is accessible on the airport's website. Many of the hotels accomplish address shuttle casework to/from the airport. Cartage can additionally use address auberge telephones amid in the accoutrements accost breadth to align pick-up.

 

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