Cheap flights from Houston to Austin (IAH - AUS)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to Austin (AUS)

All the information you need to plan the best IAH to AUS flight in 2022: compare Houston to Austin flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Austin.
IAH - AUS
Price
$28 - $351
AUS
Temperature
50 - 84.2 °F
AUS
Rainfall
2.1 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 44% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 86% potential price drop

Average price

$28

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

$28

From Houston to Austin Bergstrom

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston to Austin?

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Austin from Houston. Prices for May average $196 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $28. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a May flight can save you 78% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Austin (IAH - AUS)?

It’s optimal to fly from Houston to Austin in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 11% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Houston to Austin?

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 59% on the overall cost on flights from Houston to Austin.

Cheap flights from Houston to Austin in May, June 2022

The best prices found for IAH to AUS flights for May, June
17 Jun - 23 Jun
$218pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
21 Jun - 22 Jun
$236pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
21 Jun - 28 Jun
$236pp
HOU
Houston Hobby
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
HOU
Houston Hobby

Houston to Austin 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Austin from Houston found for this year
17 Jun - 23 Jun
$218pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
24 Jul - 29 Jul
$225pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
3 Sep - 5 Sep
$229pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to Austin from Houston

Save time with Houston to Austin direct flight deals
17 Jun - 23 Jun
$218pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
24 Jul - 29 Jul
$225pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
3 Sep - 5 Sep
$229pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Austin

Late deals on round-trip flights to Austin from Houston, departing today and this week
3 Jun - 10 Jun
$272pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
29 May - 30 May
$280pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
3 Jun - 5 Jun
$304pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
AUS
Austin Bergstrom
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to Austin Bergstrom from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Austin
4:05 am - 2:50 pm
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
10h 45m
HOU - AUS
Allegiant Air
$107
Gotogate
2:12 pm - 3:10 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
0h 58m
IAH - AUS
United Airlines
$171
United
6:25 am - 10:35 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
4h 10m
IAH - AUS
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Houston</span> to <span class="emphasized">Austin</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Houston to Austin

What airport do you fly into for flights to Austin from Houston?

Austin Bergstrom (AUS) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Houston to Austin. You should not have trouble finding flights to Austin Bergstrom from Houston; the airport handles an average of 4 inbound flights from Houston per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 5 airlines have flights to the Austin airport from Houston. It is only a 7.5 mi journey from Austin Bergstrom (AUS) to Austin’s city center.

Which airlines flying from Houston to Austin Bergstrom have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, Stobart Air, and Bus are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Houston to Austin for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Austin for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $236, but on average you can expect to pay $1,641.

Are there nonstop flights from Houston to Austin for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 8 direct flights from Houston to Austin under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to Austin is less than $253.

Are there last-minute flights available from Houston to Austin for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Houston to Austin within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Houston to Austin?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Houston to Austin on average per day?

On average 28 flights depart from Houston to Austin per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 25% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 75% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Houston to Austin?

American Airlines can get you from Houston to Austin in just under 3h 28m. Your travel time can differ by up to . Airlines will cover a distance of 140 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Houston to Austin round-trip?

American Airlines, at $236, was found to be the cheapest airline from Houston to Austin..

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Houston to Austin one-way?

$107 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Allegiant Air. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and American Airlines, with prices starting from $109 and $118, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Houston to Austin?

Consider Bus, Linear Air Taxi or Stobart Air when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Houston to Austin.

What are the cheapest flights from Houston to Austin?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $52. While the most popular route (Houston Hobby - Austin Bergstrom) can be booked for $218 on average our data indicates $184 when flying from Houston to Austin.

What are the most reliable airlines from Houston to Austin?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Houston to Austin on time: SkyWest Airlines (92%), Mesa Airlines (87%), United Airlines (82%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Austin, TX

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Austin from Houston?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Austin Bergstrom within the United States

Most visitors from Houston need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Austin Bergstrom.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Austin Bergstrom.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Houston are not required to quarantine after entering Austin Bergstrom.

Do I need a test to fly back to Houston from Austin?

Returning to Houston from Austin Bergstrom

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Austin Bergstrom must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Houston.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Austin Bergstrom are not required to quarantine after entering Houston.

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Alternative routes for Houston to Austin

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Austin

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Houston to Austin.
Average temperature for May in Austin
87.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Austin
4.8 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing Austin

Hourly flight availability from Houston to Austin

See what time of day planes typically take off from Houston towards Austin.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 48% of IAH to AUS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 29% of IAH to AUS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 22% of IAH to AUS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of IAH to AUS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Houston to Austin
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Houston to Austin.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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