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About Flights to Houston

Summary info about Houston flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$72

Best Round-Trip Price

$122

Fastest flight time

3h 19m

Operated By

1 airline
The best one-way flight price to Houston from United States in the last 72 hours is $72 (Newark to Houston George Bush Intcntl).
The best round-trip flight price to Houston from United States in the last 72 hours is $122 (Los Angeles to Houston George Bush Intcntl).
The fastest flight to Houston from United States takes 3h 19m (Los Angeles to Houston George Bush Intcntl).
There is 1 airline operating flights to Houston, including Spirit Airlines.

Cheapest flights to Houston airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Houston airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Houston George Bush Intcntl Airport

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Houston

Los Angeles (LAX) to Houston George Bush Intcntl Airport (IAH)

Typically, flights to Houston from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Houston George Bush Intcntl, which has an average price of $204

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO HOUSTON FROM LOS ANGELESOctober53% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Houston costs on average just $98 in October
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO HOUSTON FROM LOS ANGELESMay42% more expensiveIt costs about $297 for flights to Houston from Los Angeles in May
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO HOUSTON FROM LOS ANGELESNovember191% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Houston from Los Angeles in November than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Houston?

Your travel time flying to George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Houston, will depend on where you are departing from and if you have any layovers. So, if you are leaving a Midwest city like Chicago, flights are usually just under three hours. Traveling from the Gulf Coast area of Tampa will take just over two hours to reach Houston, Texas. From cities along the west coast, like Seattle or Los Angeles, there are Houston flight deals available that are around three to four hours long. Flights from east coast cities such as New York or Washington, DC will also take around three to four hours. Of course, if you choose a flight with layovers, this will extend your travel time.

You can fly directly to George Bush Intercontinental Airport with Houston flight deals from many major cities around the United States. You can take a nonstop flight to Houston, Texas from Los Angeles International Airport or McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. In the Midwest, there are nonstop flights from Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Detroit Metropolitan Airport, and from the east coast, you can fly direct from John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.

Users booking trips to Houston from San Francisco found flights 97% cheaper than the average price of flights to Houston. To find the cheapest price to Houston from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

The month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Houston from United States, with most prices found around $157. The month of February is another great option to travel to Houston, with average flight prices from United States averaging around $167.

You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Houston from United States when booking 60 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Houston for around $242 when searching 60 days out. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Houston from United States for as low as $122 on momondo.

On average, the least expensive day to fly to Houston from United States is on a Thursday. momondo users have found tickets for Thursday departures for as low as $251. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Monday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Houston on Monday is $307.

Our data shows that the cheapest United States to Houston flights are usually those with departure times in the morning. Our users have found flights to Houston in the morning for as low as $273. Try not to purchase tickets in the afternoon because they tend to be around $296. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.

When planning your flight to Houston, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of May, June, or October could carry a higher chance of rain, as Houston sees up to 5.1 inches or more. There are still things to do in Houston even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. Space Center Houston is a great museum to visit near Houston and is especially great when the weather outside is less than desirable. Many tourists kill time during rain and storms by going to shopping centers in the area, like Galleria Mall. Many people find Downtown Aquarium to be a great place to check out while visiting Houston, especially on days where the weather does not quite cooperate.

During the warmer months, hikers around the Houston area find that parks like Discovery Green are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Houston in January, February, or March.

The nearest zoo to the center of Houston is Houston Zoo, which is a short 3.2 mi trip. Houston Zoo is widely visited by local residents and tourists alike. The zoo features some tremendous animals and exhibits for visitors of all ages. The best time to visit Houston would be July, August, or September, so book your flights to Houston accordingly. The aquarium nearest to the Houston city center, Downtown Aquarium, is just 0.5 mi away. Seeing as the aquarium is an indoor attraction, most tourists tend to visit when the weather does not cooperate. Months where the weather may be an issue in Houston are May.

Houston George Bush Intcntl Airport, Beaumont Jefferson County Airport or College Station Easterwood Field Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Houston.

The cheapest airport near Houston is typically College Station Easterwood Field Airport with an average price of $580/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

Yes, you can travel to Montrose via a flight to Houston Hobby airport in Houston (Montrose is 9.8 mi from the airport).

The airport which is nearest to Galleria Mall is Houston Hobby. It is 12.8 mi away and is in Houston.



Houston flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Houston found recently by users on momondo
Spirit Airlines
Sep 27
LAX1:30 amLos Angeles
3h 19m
IAH4:49 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 27
IAH10:00 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
7h 19m
1 stop
LAX5:19 pmLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Sep 9
LAX12:30 pmLos Angeles
5h 28m
1 stop
IAH5:58 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 10
IAH2:50 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 35m
LAX6:25 amLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Sep 8
EWR3:20 amNewark
3h 57m
IAH7:17 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 21
IAH1:09 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 23m
EWR4:32 pmNewark
Spirit Airlines
Sep 7
EWR3:20 amNewark
3h 57m
IAH7:17 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 16
IAH7:20 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 22m
EWR10:42 amNewark
Spirit Airlines
Sep 21
EWR9:00 amNewark
3h 55m
IAH12:55 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 28
IAH1:09 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 23m
EWR4:32 pmNewark
Spirit Airlines
Sep 10
LAX1:20 pmLos Angeles
3h 20m
IAH4:40 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 13
IAH2:50 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 35m
LAX6:25 amLos Angeles

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Houston

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Houston, view some of our deals below provided by Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Aug 11
EWR6:12 pmNewark
3h 46m
IAH9:58 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Aug 24
LAX1:20 pmLos Angeles
3h 21m
IAH4:41 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Aug 16
EWR9:00 amNewark
3h 48m
IAH12:48 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl

Which airlines fly to Houston?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Houston

Which airlines fly to Houston?

United Airlines is the airline most momondo users in United States opt for when booking flights to Houston. Spirit Airlines, American Airlines and Delta are also popular choices when flying to Houston from United States. Most major airlines flying from United States to Houston will offer flights on a regular basis, though your options may vary depending on what airport you fly from.


Best first class flights to Houston

Compare and see reviews for airlines with premium cabins that fly to Houston
AirlineRatingFirst ClassPrice
Alaska AirlinesPriceFrom $245First ClassRating
8.0
8.2

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

8.5

Crew

7.2

Entertainment

7.2

Food

Reviews

Nothing

1 / 10
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DeltaPriceFrom $87First ClassRating
7.8
7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.7

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

This is another disease as if you have the Internet, you are ordinary deceivers!

1 / 10
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $84First ClassRating
7.2
7.5

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

6.9

Entertainment

6.6

Food

Reviews

Veggie Food was unimaginative and tasteless, and dry. What was that its dish? Whatever it was, it was congealed and unappealing. Apart from Belfast, the movie selection was old.

1 / 10
Search United Airlines flights
American AirlinesPriceFrom $97First ClassRating
7.1
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

6.8

Entertainment

6.4

Food

Reviews

They had no mercy for two women over 80 years old, they only gave them a wheelchair and left them on a waiting list for more than 6 hours, they did not speak English and could not eat or move, they also transported them all the time through the airport from one gate to another. airline customer service are very rude and very abrupt to speak and give information. the truth is I have a very bad concept about the airline

1 / 10
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  • While prices may be influenced by factors such as airline of choice, premium cabin enthusiasts can expect to pay around $552 for a First class flight to Houston. Travelers on a budget that still want to experience more comfort and convenience may find deals as cheap as $229. The last time this price was found by a user was on Jun 19.

  • Choose United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, Alaska Airlines if you are planning to fly First class to Houston. Depending on the airline, some additional premium perks may be available to travelers.

  • A Business class flight to Houston goes for $724 on average and will save you 0% compared to choosing a First class ticket. Many travelers find flying Business class still very comfortable and convenient for a much better price.

  • United Airlines, the most popular airline for flights to Houston, has other cabin alternatives to Economy seats: First, Business, Premium economy. For flyers that want more travel options, try looking at another airline or departing origin.


Airports near Houston

Below you will find all the airports in Houston along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from the Houston airport?

George Bush Intercontinental Airport is just north of Houston’s city center. Houston’s Metropolitan Transit Authority (METRO) provides a public bus that runs from the airport to downtown. You can catch METRO Bus 102 from the Terminal C baggage claim level. It runs around every half an hour, starting from early in the morning until late at night, and can take from an hour to an hour and a half, depending on traffic and stop lengths. If you want a quicker option, there are taxi stands at Terminals A, B, C, and E, or you can use a rideshare app such as Lyft and Uber.


Popular routes to Houston

Most frequently searched flights to Houston along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Los Angeles to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time3h 14m
Cheapest price$153
New York to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time3h 36m
Cheapest price$137
Atlanta to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 02m
Cheapest price$145
Fort Lauderdale to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 46m
Cheapest price$126
Miami to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 30m
Cheapest price$119
Seattle to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time4h 05m
Cheapest price$248
Boston to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time4h 05m
Cheapest price$198
Chicago to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 37m
Cheapest price$125
Washington, D.C. to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time3h 03m
Cheapest price$157
San Francisco to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time3h 46m
Cheapest price$237
Dallas to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time0h 59m
Cheapest price$159
Denver to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 20m
Cheapest price$191
Philadelphia to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time3h 43m
Cheapest price$160
Ontario to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 55m
Cheapest price$188
Charlotte to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 26m
Cheapest price$246
San Salvador to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time3h 00m
Cheapest price$180
Mexico City to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 16m
Cheapest price$167
Minneapolis to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 48m
Cheapest price$158
Detroit to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 31m
Cheapest price$144
Orlando to Houston Flights
Fastest flight time2h 28m
Cheapest price$124

Visa requirements for visiting Houston

US citizens do not need a passport or visa to travel to Houston, Texas. You will be required to carry a valid ID, such as a driver’s license.


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Best things to do and see in Houston

Houston offers a wide range of things to do and see. You can take a boat tour aboard the M/V Sam Houston and watch the bustling international shipping activity as you learn about the city’s and the port’s history. If you prefer keeping your feet on land, head over to the Discovery Green for a day in the sun, trying your hand at bocce ball or horseshoes, or just enjoying the open lawns and art installations. Almost every day of the week you can find a farmers’ market to check out local products, from fresh fruits and vegetables to hand-made specialties from food trucks. For a more cultural experience with its share of fun, there’s the Houston Museum District by Rice University where you can enjoy the installations at the Museum of Fine Arts, let the kids take over at the Children’s Museum of Houston, or visit with giraffes, gorillas, and all the other wildlife at the Houston Zoo.


Why use momondo?

It is quick and easy to find flights to Houston on momondo. We search and return numerous flight options from various airlines and agents. You can then use our filters to narrow your search until you have found the most convenient flight to Houston that suits you.

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