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Galveston Island is located 50 miles southeast of Houston. Many national and international carriers serve the Houston areaís two major airports. William P. Hobby Airport is the closest, just 40 miles from Galveston. George Bush Intercontinental Airport is Houstonís largest airport and lies on the north side of the city, 70 miles from Galveston. For more information on these airports, visit www.fly2houston.com. Scholes International Airport at Galveston welcomes private charters; for information, visit www.galvestonairport.com.

George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)

Distance: 71 miles

Directions:

Take JFK Blvd. to Beltway 8 W. Take Beltway 8 to I-45 S. Take I-45 S approximately 60 miles into Galveston. I-45 becomes Broadway. FeatherFest Headquarters will be in the Island Community Center on the left at 4700 Broadway. Click here for a map.

For information about transportation costs to Galveston Island from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), please go to http://www.galveston.com/airporttransfers/ or call 888-939-8680 (toll free).

William P. Hobby Airport (HOU)

Distance: 45 miles

Directions:

Turn right on Airport Blvd to Gulf Freeway. Take the I-45 S ramp. Take I-45 S 36 miles into Galveston. I-45 becomes Broadway. FeatherFest Headquarters will be in the Island Community Center on the left at 4700 Broadway. Click here for a map.

For information about transportation costs to Galveston Island from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU), please go to http://www.galveston.com/airporttransfers/ or call 888-939-8680 (toll free).

Cool Toursí Shuttle Service

Cool Toursí shuttle service†provides†transportation to and fromHobby Airport and Bush Intercontinental Airport, and all island hotels. Airport shuttles are available by appointment only with a minimum of 24-hour advance notice. They are happy to take individuals or couples but there is a minimum charge of 4 passengers per shuttle. Click here for more information.

For Further Information

Email: FeatherFest@gintc.org
FeatherFest Hotline: 832.459.5533
Nature Tourism Info: 409.789.8125
Mail: Galveston FeatherFest, P.O. Box 1468
Galveston, TX 77553-1468

FeatherFest is a project of the Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council which supports nature tourism and education, and promotes the value of area natural habitats.
www.GalvestonNatureTourism.org

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