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Cheap flights from Houston (IAH) to California (CA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to California

How far in advance should I book a flight from Houston to California?

To save on the cost of your flight from Houston to California, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 8% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $87 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $97.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston to California?

September can be a great time to fly to California from Houston with a flight ticket averaging about $95. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $46. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Houston to California in July, August 2020

The best prices found for IAH to California flights for July, August
30 Jul - 4 Aug
$81pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
28 Jul - 2 Aug
$85pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
18 Jul - 1 Aug
$88pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to California 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Houston found for this year
14 Aug - 18 Aug
$71pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
19 Aug - 26 Aug
$72pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$73pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to California from Houston

Save time with Houston to California direct flight deals
19 Aug - 26 Aug
$72pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
5 Aug - 12 Aug
$73pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
3 Aug - 8 Aug
$74pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Houston, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 5 Jul
$206pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
28 Jun - 23 Jul
$206pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
27 Jun - 8 Jul
$215pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to California from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to California
4:59 pm - 6:32 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 33m
IAH - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$35
KAYAK
5:59 pm - 7:34 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 35m
IAH - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$36
FlyFar
11:51 am - 1:13 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 22m
IAH - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$37
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Houston to California flights.

Flight FAQs

From Houston to California

Are flight prices decreasing from Houston to California due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Houston and California for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Houston to California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to California for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $71, but on average you can expect to pay $83.

Are there nonstop flights from Houston to California for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Houston to California under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to California is less than $88.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Houston to California?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Houston George Bush Intcntl to California have been viewed 1,561 times in the past calendar month.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Houston to California are Major Airline, American Airlines and Delta. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from Houston to California?

The most popular route from Houston to California is Houston George Bush Intcntl - Los Angeles. You may also consider Houston George Bush Intcntl - San Diego or Houston George Bush Intcntl - San Francisco.

What are the cheapest Flights from Houston to California?

While on average a flight from Houston to California is generally $199, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $79. When looking at the most popular route, (Houston George Bush Intcntl - Los Angeles), you can expect to pay $69 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Houston to California?

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 California on time: Azul(100%), Qantas Airways(100%), Malaysia Airlines(100%.)

Destination information for California

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Houston to California
Flight duration
3h 22m

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing

Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
McClellan-Palomar (CLD)
Fresno (FAT)