HOU Airport - Houston Hobby Airport ( Houston , TX )


Houston William P. Hobby Airport HOU serves the City of Houston in South Texas, and is Houston's secondary commercial aviation facility, handling the area's domestic flights - while recently also adding international flights. HOU is owned and operated by the City of Houston. Due to its convenient location, Hobby Airport is also accessible to a large portion of the population of the Houston-Clear Lake-Galveston area. I
In  May 2016, the Airport  achieved a quality 4-star rating from Skytrax (one of only 3 US airports)
In September 2017Air Travelers ranked Hoppy Airport a 'Top-10 in passenger satisfaction among large Airports, according to J.D. Power.

It is suggested that passengers arrive at the Airport 1.5 - 2 hours prior to scheduled departure. 

HOU Airport is located about seven miles from the business district of the City of Houston (Texas), and is situated on Telephone Road 35, between Sam Houston Tollway and I-610 which intersects with Interstate 45 bordering the airport and integrates into the road network serving the Gulf Coast's industrial complex.

With four runways and 12.9 million passengers in 2016, William P. Hobby Airport is largest hub airport for Southwest Airlines, and it is served by a a number of major, regional and low-cost airlines offering direct flights with connections around the world.

NOTE: Hobby Airport happened to be partially in Hurricane Harvey's path of destruction, with flooded road system and passengers and staff being stranded inside the terminal.  The staff performed outstanding services, keeping food stores open and preventing toilets from overflowing.  (Both Bush and Hobby airports reopened Aug. 30, 2017.

Houston Hobby has one passenger terminal with domestic & international concourses.  (For detailed terminal information open 'Terminal Map' and scroll down to the text; for Parking information open 'Parking Map'; for transportation open 'Transportation: Buses /Trains'.

The Airport offers mobile Passport Control (MPC)  for US & Canadian visitor. 

Present and future Airport Developments:  Three CT scanners for baggage inspection were recently replaced and a fourth one was added. 

8183 Airport Blvd
Houston, TX 77061
Website: http://www.fly2houston.com/hobby
Phone: (713) 640-3000 /fax 641-7703