Car Hire Houston

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Houston is located near the border with Louisiana, only a few miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico. Known as one of the great metropolises of the south, Houston has internationally recognised dining, shopping, entertainment and nightlife options. As well as world-class attractions and events. Whether you are visiting Houston for business, adventure or fun, will have something to entertain you.

DriveAway have partnered with reputable suppliers in Houston to bring you the best car hire rates and a vast range of vehicles to choose from. Our suppliers are located in terminal at George Bush Intercontinental Airport or William P. Hobby Airport if you are arriving off a flight. Or choose from a number of downtown locations available for your convenience.

At DriveAway, we understand that driving in another country can sometimes be daunting, especially when driving on the other side of the road. We have put together a guide to driving in the USA to help prepare you. This guide contains plenty of tips and important information for your convenience. We will not be beaten on price! So if you happen to find a better price on any of our products, view our Beat Rate policy, and contact us to see how we can beat it!

Car Hire Houston

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The City of Houston is a massive urban hub with many of the country's biggest businesses and organisations, known for its cultural diversity and lively energy. The city covers a large area and attractions are spread out far and wide, so the best way to discover Houston is with the freedom of a hire car.

We recommend visiting Chase Tower for your first stop in Houston. It is the tallest building in the city and the tallest 5 sided building in the world. Go to the observatory deck at the top for sweeping panoramic views of the city.

Explore the underground tunnels of Houston's CBD for a unique insight into this series of tunnels which connect nearly 100 city buildings. For a truly Texan experience in the city, feast on Tex-Mex, the delectable local take on Mexican food, and take in a baseball game at Minute Maid park.

Drive 30 minutes south of the city and spend a few hours exploring the Space Center Houston, a museum dedicated to US space exploration featuring exhibits, actual launch vehicles and artefacts from previous missions.

Approximately 1 hour south of the city, is Schlitterbahn is a huge waterpark and resort where you can have some fun with the family and escape from the Texan heat with the refreshing water. From Houston, it is also an easy drive to other popular cities such as Dallas, Austin and New Orleans.

Hop into a hire car in Houston and explore Texas at your own pace with DriveAway. Simply enter your travel dates in the booking engine above to start your booking or speak to one of our reservations specialists on 1300 363 500!

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx. km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Houston – George Bush
Intercontinental Airport
33 25
Houston – Dallas 385 3.5
Houston – Austin 260 3
Houston – New Orleans 560 5

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