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Cheap flights from Houston to El Paso (IAH - ELP)

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The best prices from Houston to El Paso are usually found in August or May, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to El Paso (ELP)

IAH - ELP
Price
$166 - $474
ELP
Temperature
59 - 98.6 °F
ELP
Rainfall
0.2 - 1.9 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 48% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$166

From Houston to El Paso

One-way from

$103

One-way flight from Houston to El Paso

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Houston to El Paso?

Users have found that flying from Houston to El Paso on a Monday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Houston to El Paso, book at least 30 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 67% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $165 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $227.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston to El Paso?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to El Paso from Houston. Users have commonly found prices around $169 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $87. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in February.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to El Paso (IAH - ELP)?

It’s optimal to fly from Houston to El Paso in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 4% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Houston to El Paso in February, March 2021

6 Mar - 14 Mar
$132pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
7 Mar - 9 Mar
$137pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 Mar - 30 Mar
$142pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to El Paso 2021 flight deals

6 Mar - 14 Mar
$132pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
7 Mar - 9 Mar
$137pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 Mar - 30 Mar
$142pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to El Paso from Houston

20 May - 24 May
$187pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
13 Mar - 20 Mar
$207pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
13 May - 30 May
$219pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to El Paso

4 Mar - 7 Mar
$186pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
4 Mar - 7 Mar
$217pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
4 Mar - 7 Mar
$218pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to El Paso from Houston

8:23 am - 2:38 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 15m
IAH - ELP
American Airlines
2:45 am - 2:27 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
12h 42m
IAH - ELP
Frontier
$131
Gotogate
10:39 am - 7:56 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
10h 17m
IAH - ELP
Multiple Airlines
$137
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Houston to El Paso

Are flight prices decreasing from Houston to El Paso 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 El Paso 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.

Which airlines flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to El Paso have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Frontier, and American Airlines flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to El Paso have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Houston to El Paso for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to El Paso for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $132, but on average you can expect to pay $169.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Houston to El Paso under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to El Paso is less than $353.

Are there last-minute flights available from Houston to El Paso for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Houston to El Paso within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

The Houston George Bush Intcntl to El Paso flight path was viewed by 31 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Houston or El Paso?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Houston is roughly greater than that of El Paso. You can assume this to be the case over the next 14 days.

Is Houston weather warmer or cooler than El Paso?

With an average temperature of 99 °F, peak weather can be found in June. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in El Paso are hotter than in Houston.

How long is the flight from Houston to El Paso?

Departing from Houston to El Paso will take you 2h 10m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $142, Frontier will fly you from Houston to El Paso and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $187 and $205, respectively. Users have found that Frontier is 55% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $34. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Houston to El Paso for a low price.

Alternative routes for Houston to El Paso

Destination information for El Paso

Flight duration
2h 03m
Average temperature for February in El Paso
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for February in El Paso
0.4 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing El Paso

Top 3 airlines flying from Houston to El Paso

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$94 $233 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$257 $415 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$137 $425 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Houston to El Paso

Evening 6 PM to midnight 44% of IAH to ELP departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 30% of IAH to ELP departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 25% of IAH to ELP departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of IAH to ELP departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Houston to El Paso
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
12 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
12 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
12 daily flights
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