Cheap flights from Houston to Dallas (IAH - DFW)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to Dallas (DFW)

All the information you need to plan the best IAH to DFW flight in 2022: compare Houston to Dallas flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Dallas.
IAH - DFW
Price
$166 - $353
DFW
Temperature
46.4 - 86 °F
DFW
Rainfall
1.9 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$166

From Houston to Dallas

One-way from

$129

One-way flight from Houston to Dallas

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 Dallas?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, June can be a great choice for travel to Dallas. Flights to Dallas from Houston in June are about $245 on average during June, but can be found for as low as $128.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Dallas (IAH - DFW)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Houston to Dallas as you normally would.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 49% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Houston to Dallas within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $261.

Cheap flights from Houston to Dallas in May, June 2022

The best prices found for IAH to DFW flights for May, June
16 Jun - 17 Jun
$178pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
13 Jun - 15 Jun
$201pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
17 Jun - 24 Jun
$205pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Dallas 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Dallas from Houston found for this year
16 Jun - 17 Jun
$178pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
13 Jun - 15 Jun
$201pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
17 Jun - 24 Jun
$205pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to Dallas from Houston

Save time with Houston to Dallas direct flight deals
16 Jun - 17 Jun
$178pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
17 Jun - 24 Jun
$205pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 Jun - 25 Jun
$209pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Dallas

Late deals on round-trip flights to Dallas from Houston, departing today and this week
31 May - 30 Jun
$218pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
30 May - 18 Aug
$249pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
30 May - 30 May
$252pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to Dallas from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Dallas
10:42 am - 11:57 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 15m
IAH - DFW
United Airlines
$129
United
6:36 pm - 7:55 am
Frontier
1 Stop
13h 19m
IAH - DFW
Frontier
$149
JustFly
4:10 am - 5:31 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
13h 21m
IAH - DFW
Spirit Airlines
$158
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Houston to Dallas

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

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Boutique Air 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 Dallas for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Dallas for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $178, but on average you can expect to pay $229.

Are there nonstop flights from Houston to Dallas for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Houston to Dallas under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to Dallas is less than $236.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Houston to Dallas?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Tuesday.

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

3 flight departures from Houston to Dallas per day on average.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Houston to Dallas?

There are many flights that can get you from Houston to Dallas in 1h 13m. Fly via United Airlines, American Airlines, or Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 225 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Houston to Dallas round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Houston to Dallas round-trip from $178. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $240, and Spirit Airlines, from $251. Users have found that United Airlines is 27% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Houston to Dallas are United Airlines ($89), Spirit Airlines ($111), and American Airlines ($120).

What are the most popular routes from Houston to Dallas?

The most popular flight routes from Houston to Dallas are Houston Hobby - Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston George Bush Intcntl - Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston Hobby - Dallas Love Field.

What are the cheapest flights from Houston to Dallas?

While on average a flight from Houston to Dallas is generally $253, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $30. When looking at the most popular route, (Houston Hobby - Dallas/Fort Worth), you can expect to pay $209 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Houston to Dallas?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Houston to Dallas are SkyWest Airlines (94%), Mesa Airlines (86%) and Japan Airlines (85%).

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

The most popular airlines flying from Houston to Dallas are Bus, Boutique Air and American Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What airports serve Houston to Dallas flights?

You’ll fly from either George Bush Intercontinental Airport or William P. Hobby Airport in Houston into either Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport or Dallas Love Field for this trip. The flight can be quite short and there are many options offered.Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, or DFW, is located right in between Dallas and Fort Worth. This is American Airlines’ largest hub. It’s the fourth busiest airport in the world. The airport is the second largest one in the US by land coverage. It has its own postal code due to its size.Dallas Love Field is your other option for destination airports. This airport is only six miles from downtown Dallas. The offices of Southwest Airlines are located at this airport. It was once the main airport in the Dallas area but now that title belongs to DFW.

Which airlines fly directly from Houston to Dallas?

You can find direct flights with American Airlines, United, and Southwest between Houston and Dallas. United only flies direct between George Bush and DFW. American goes from both airports in Houston into DFW. Southwest flies direct from Hobby in Houston to Love Field in Dallas. The flights are about an hour and 20 minutes.

What are the stopover options between Houston to Dallas?

You’ll have options for stopovers that include Victoria on Boutique Air or Atlanta on Spirit Airlines and Delta. Delta offers a lot of one-stop flights between these two cities in Texas. Stopover times range from a half-hour up to over eight hours sometimes.Southwest offers just non-stop flights for this short route. You’ll find there are a lot of options available for these also.

Do I need a passport to fly from Houston to Dallas?

You do not need a visa or passport for this trip in Texas. It’s a domestic flight that requires only a valid photo ID.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Dallas, TX

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

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

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

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 Dallas.

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

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

Returning to Houston from Dallas

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dallas 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 Dallas are not required to quarantine after entering Houston.

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Alternative routes for Houston to Dallas

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

Destination information for Dallas

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Houston to Dallas.
Flight duration from Houston to Dallas
1h 14m
Average temperature for May in Dallas
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Dallas
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing Dallas

Love Field (DAL)
Dallas Addison (ADS)

Top 7 airlines flying from Houston to Dallas

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston to Dallas choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Stobart Air
$30 $30 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Stobart Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$54 $109 No cancel fee 65%
Boutique Air
$94 $195 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Boutique Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

American Airlines
$97 $228 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$97 $217 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$129 $284 No cancel fee 62%
Linear Air Taxi
$3,783 $5,510 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hourly flight availability from Houston to Dallas

See what time of day planes typically take off from Houston towards Dallas.
Morning 6 AM to noon 44% of IAH to DFW departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 31% of IAH to DFW departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 13% of IAH to DFW departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 12% of IAH to DFW departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Houston to Dallas
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Houston to Dallas.
Sunday
17 daily flights
Monday
17 daily flights
Tuesday
12 daily flights
Wednesday
13 daily flights
Thursday
19 daily flights
Friday
20 daily flights
Saturday
21 daily flights
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