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Houston

Downtown Houston

Flights to Houston

Marshes and museums in Houston

Fancy a trip to the largest city in the American state of Texas? Book flights to Houston and experience the Texan lifestyle. While Houston is a real outdoor city full of parks and water, it is also famous for its cultural highlights. Visit the Museum of Natural Science, the Houston Zoo or the Old Market Square in the historic city centre. In the evening, Bayou Place is the perfect spot for a fantastic night out. Great bars, restaurants and night clubs ensure that you end your day in style here!

From museums to tropical butterfly gardens

Houston's Museum District will make you forget time. Visit the Art Car Museum and its phenomenally painted and decorated exhibits. Another special site is the Cockrell Butterfly Center, where some 1500 species of butterfly flutter around in an artificial rainforest. Do you prefer real nature? True wilderness awaits in the Brazos Bend State Park, a swampy area located just outside the city which is home to alligators and hundreds of bird species. Houston is the ideal destination for a city trip and the perfect starting point for a longer holiday in the United States. Expect to be surprised: book a flight to Houston now!

Be an astronaut in the Space Center Houston

No holiday in Houston is complete without a visit to the Space Center Houston, the global hub of manned spaceflight. Take a tour on the NASA tram and be amazed by the Astronaut Gallery and the Starship Gallery. If you are a fan of architecture, make your way to the Sam Houston Park, a district with many well-preserved buildings from the 19th century. And don’t forget to check out the free Museum of Texas History.

Flights to Houston for a unique city trip

Looking for a cheap flight to Houston? With KLM, your holiday begins the moment you step onboard. Your journey will fly by with your own entertainment set on intercontinental flights: free films, games and music. Enjoy our selection of snacks or a tasty dinner and drinks. Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you’ll be in the United States before you know it.

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Practical info about Houston

George Bush Intercontinental Airport

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Getting around the city

How to get around in Houston

 

Visa and health care

Visa and health information

Currency

The official currency is the US Dollar (USD), which is divided into 100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are widespread and credit cards are widely accepted. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.

Time

GMT -6 (GMT -5 from March to November).

Electricity

120 volts, 60Hz. Plugs are mainly the type with two flat pins, though three-pin plugs are also widely used. European appliances without dual-voltage capabilities will require an adapter.

 

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