Flying From Houston To Taipei Will Be Hassel Free Thanks To EVA



No more layovers!

Starting on June 19, 2015, Taiwanese airline EVA Air will begin non-stop flights between Taipei and Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). The airline will start the new service with three flights a week and increase frequency to four on July 1, 2015.

The route will give travelers heading from Houston to popular tourist countries including: China, Singapore and Vietnam with merely one simple stop in Taipei.

SEE ALSO: Stack Up Your Mileages! Finally, EVA Air Joins Star Alliance

The flights will be on the brand-new Boeing 777-300ER equipped with Wi-Fi, the latest inflight entertainment system and SMS roaming service that travelers can use to send and receive short messages on their own mobile phones.  The aircraft is scheduled for delivery in May 2015. The plane will have 333 seats, configured with 39 inRoyal Laurel Class business, 56 in Elite premium economy and 238 in Economy. 

If you love to travel with all your favorite Sanrio characters, then you’ll be happy to know that these Boeings will be painted nose-to-tail with Texas–sized Hello Kitty and Sanrio friends.

EVA AIR Hello Kitty

Flights between IAH and Taipei’s Taoyuan International Airports are scheduled:


Flight No.







*Increased to

July 1, 2015

10:00 pm


11:25 pm





*Increased to

July 2, 2015

1:15 am


5:55 am


Even better for international travelers is that since EVA is a member of Star Alliance, it currently offers 55 weekly flights between Taipei and major cities in North America, including: Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Toronto and Vancouver.

What do you think of EVA’s new non-stop flights between Taipei and Houston? Let us know in the comments below.

Photo: Facebook/EVA Airways

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