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Flight information for Los Angeles to Houston

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Best Price Found

$73

Fastest flight time

3h 18m

Direct flights

Tue, Wed, Thu and Fri

Airports in Houston

2 airports
The best one-way flight to Houston from Los Angeles in the past 72 hours is $73. The best round-trip flight deal from Los Angeles to Houston found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $135.
The fastest flight from Los Angeles to Houston takes 3h 18m
Direct flights go from Los Angeles to Houston on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Airlines offering direct flights are: Delta and KLM.
There are 2 airports near Houston: Houston George Bush Intcntl (IAH), Houston Hobby (HOU)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Los Angeles to Houston

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Houston?

October

The cheapest time of year to fly to Houston from Los Angeles is October. Most expensive is May

What is the cheapest day to depart Los Angeles for Houston?

Wednesday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Wednesday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Houston?

in the evening

Los Angeles to Houston flights are approximately 16% more expensive in the afternoon than in the evening

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Houston from Los Angeles?

Juneyao Airlines

Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta are the most popular carriers operating from Los Angeles to Houston

What is the cheapest Los Angeles to Houston flight route?

Los Angeles - Houston Hobby

Fly from Los Angeles to Houston Hobby for the best Los Angeles - Houston flight prices

How far in advance should you book Los Angeles to Houston flights?

30 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Los Angeles to Houston is approximately 30 days to departure

When traveling from Los Angeles to Houston, the most popular airport to fly into is Houston George Bush Intcntl Airport. The majority of travelers flying into Houston George Bush Intcntl Airport from Los Angeles are departing from Los Angeles Airport. When booking your trip to Houston, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. Good options for departure airports when traveling to Houston, you can try Burbank Bob Hope Airport (in Burbank), Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (in Santa Ana), or Long Beach Municipal Airport (in Long Beach). You may be looking for an airport near Houston George Bush Intcntl Airport to land at when traveling from Los Angeles and luckily, there are options! You can try Houston Hobby Airport which is located in Houston, College Station Easterwood Field Airport which is located in College Station, or Beaumont Jefferson County Airport which is located in Beaumont. The least expensive flight option from Los Angeles to Houston will typically be LAX — HOU during the month of June with an average price of $135 RT.

Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Houston Hobby Airport (HOU)$135
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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Houston George Bush Intcntl Airport (IAH)$135
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Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR) to Houston Hobby Airport (HOU)$200
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Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (SNA) to Houston Hobby Airport (HOU)$214
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Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR) to Houston George Bush Intcntl Airport (IAH)$200
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Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB) to Houston Hobby Airport (HOU)$256
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Easily compare round-trip flights from Los Angeles to Houston

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Houston by changing tabs
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
United Airlines
Sep 10
LAX6:36 amLos Angeles
17h 52m
1 stop
IAH12:28 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 11
IAH5:42 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 32m
LAX9:14 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Oct 20
LAX9:24 amLos Angeles
28h 02m
1 stop
HOU1:26 pmHouston Hobby
Oct 24
HOU4:11 pmHouston Hobby
16h 45m
1 stop
LAX8:56 amLos Angeles
American Airlines
Aug 22
LAX11:38 amLos Angeles
6h 01m
1 stop
HOU5:39 pmHouston Hobby
Aug 27
HOU2:31 pmHouston Hobby
7h 09m
1 stop
LAX9:40 pmLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Sep 13
LAX1:30 amLos Angeles
3h 19m
IAH4:49 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 20
IAH2:50 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 35m
LAX6:25 amLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Aug 31
LAX1:20 pmLos Angeles
3h 21m
IAH4:41 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 10
IAH2:50 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 35m
LAX6:25 amLos Angeles

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Houston

If you're looking for one-way flights from Los Angeles to Houston, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines and Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Sep 20
LAX1:20 pmLos Angeles
3h 20m
IAH4:40 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
Jul 7
LAX10:03 amLos Angeles
19h 38m
1 stop
HOU5:41 amHouston Hobby
American Airlines
Aug 19
LAX11:38 amLos Angeles
6h 01m
1 stop
HOU5:39 pmHouston Hobby

Search last-minute flights to Houston from Los Angeles

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Spirit Airlines
Jul 7
LAX10:03 amLos Angeles
7h 44m
1 stop
IAH5:47 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Aug 16
IAH10:45 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 30m
LAX2:15 pmLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Jul 7
LAX6:25 pmLos Angeles
11h 16m
1 stop
HOU5:41 amHouston Hobby
Jul 17
HOU7:39 pmHouston Hobby
15h 29m
1 stop
LAX11:08 amLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Jul 7
LAX12:24 pmLos Angeles
5h 23m
1 stop
IAH5:47 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Jul 13
IAH2:50 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 32m
LAX6:22 amLos Angeles
American Airlines
Jul 4
LAX4:00 amLos Angeles
5h 58m
1 stop
HOU9:58 amHouston Hobby
Jul 8
HOU12:33 pmHouston Hobby
6h 34m
1 stop
LAX7:07 pmLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Jul 7
LAX12:24 pmLos Angeles
5h 23m
1 stop
IAH5:47 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Jul 12
IAH2:10 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
7h 41m
1 stop
LAX9:51 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Jul 7
LAX10:03 amLos Angeles
7h 44m
1 stop
IAH5:47 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Jul 11
IAH1:49 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
17h 21m
1 stop
LAX7:10 amLos Angeles

Best airlines flying from Los Angeles to Houston

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AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Juneyao AirlinesPriceFrom $12Free CancellationRating
0.0
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Spirit AirlinesPriceFrom $53Free CancellationRating
6.2
6.4

Boarding

5.9

Comfort

7.0

Crew

4.9

Entertainment

5.1

Food

Reviews

We arrived 15 minutes early ,but the luggage take more than 30 minutes to appear.

1 / 10
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American AirlinesPriceFrom $70Free CancellationRating
7.0
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

6.8

Entertainment

6.4

Food

Reviews

The staff were great, but they lost my luggage and my flight got delayed 6 hours.

1 / 10
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DeltaPriceFrom $88Free CancellationRating
7.8
7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.7

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

One of the crew member weren’t to pleasant

1 / 10
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United AirlinesPriceFrom $88Free CancellationRating
7.2
7.5

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

8.0

Crew

6.9

Entertainment

6.5

Food

Reviews

Everything was great Will definitely fly this airlines again

1 / 10
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Alaska AirlinesPriceFrom $98Free CancellationRating
7.9
8.2

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

8.5

Crew

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

Reviews

Nice

1 / 10
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Spirit Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Houston

Our best Spirit Airlines deals on Los Angeles to Houston flight tickets
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 13
LAX1:30 amLos Angeles
3h 19m
IAH4:49 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 20
IAH2:50 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 35m
LAX6:25 amLos Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Aug 31
LAX1:20 pmLos Angeles
3h 21m
IAH4:41 pmHouston George Bush Intcntl
Sep 10
IAH2:50 amHouston George Bush Intcntl
3h 35m
LAX6:25 amLos Angeles

American Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Houston

Our best American Airlines deals on Los Angeles to Houston flight tickets
American Airlines
Aug 22
LAX11:38 amLos Angeles
6h 01m
1 stop
HOU5:39 pmHouston Hobby
Aug 27
HOU2:31 pmHouston Hobby
7h 09m
1 stop
LAX9:40 pmLos Angeles
American Airlines
Sep 22
LAX11:40 amLos Angeles
6h 09m
1 stop
HOU5:49 pmHouston Hobby
Sep 27
HOU6:19 amHouston Hobby
6h 52m
1 stop
LAX1:11 pmLos Angeles
American Airlines
Aug 27
LAX11:38 amLos Angeles
6h 01m
1 stop
HOU5:39 pmHouston Hobby
Aug 31
HOU8:24 amHouston Hobby
6h 17m
1 stop
LAX2:41 pmLos Angeles

  • Are airlines flying from Los Angeles to Houston offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Los Angeles to Houston, such as Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Los Angeles to Houston by plane?

    The distance between Los Angeles and Houston is about 1374.2 mi. A reasonable flight in good conditions will take 3h 19m.



There is only one commercial airport in Los Angeles, California, with flights to Houston, Texas: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), which is located southwest of downtown Los Angeles. Public buses and metro lines are available that can take you to the airport from downtown in approximately an hour. However, the airport is located close to other top Los Angeles sights, such as Santa Monica and Venice Beach. Flights from Los Angeles land at George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) in Houston. This airport is located north of the city center. Several public buses are available that have direct routes from the airport and can get you to downtown Houston in under an hour, depending on traffic.

There are various airlines that offer direct flight routes to Houston from Los Angeles. For instance, American Airlines, Delta Airlines and United Airlines all offer daily nonstop trips to Houston. Spirit Airlines also offers this route; however, it’s a seasonal route that only operates during certain months of the year. Direct flights between Houston and Los Angeles generally take about three hours and 15 minutes. You’ll also find seasonal flights with Southwest Airlines from Los Angeles International Airport into William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) in Houston, the smaller counterpart to George Bush Intercontinental Airport.

Even though there are plenty of direct flight options between Los Angeles and Houston, it may be more affordable to choose a route with a layover along the way. Depending on the airline you fly with, you can find cheap flights with layovers at US airports like Denver International Airport (DEN), Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO). Even though you may find cheaper flight options, take into consideration when booking that these routes with at least one layover can add about three hours to the total duration of your flight to Houston from Los Angeles.


No, you do not need a passport to fly to Houston from Los Angeles as a US citizen. The specified requirement is that you present some form of unexpired government-issued photo ID at the airport. This identification can be a valid NEXUS card, permanent resident card, or driver’s license, as well as a US passport. However, be aware that soon, driver’s licenses will need to have Real ID status to be considered valid for boarding flights. As for the visa requirements, US citizens do not need a tourist visa to be able to fly from Los Angeles to Houston.


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