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Getting to Galveston


The Bush Intercontinental (IAH) and William P. Hobby (HOU) airports out of Houston are the closest airports to Galveston – Intercontinental is 54 miles away; Hobby is 31 miles away. From either airport, a cab, bus or shuttle will get you into town.


Houston-based Continental Airlines has a huge presence. Additionally, 22 airlines serve the city and its environs including Southwest, Delta, American, and US Airways.

Flight Times

About 3.5 hours from both New York and Los Angeles; a little under 3 hours from Chicago; just over 2 hours from Miami.

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