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

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The best prices from Houston to El Paso are usually found in June or August, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best HOU to ELP flight in 2022: compare Houston to El Paso flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in El Paso.
HO1 - ELP
Price
$166 - $389
ELP
Temperature
44.6 - 82.4 °F
ELP
Precipitation
0.2 - 1.6 inches

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 45% 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.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Houston to El Paso?

Find a great deal and save up to 29% by booking at least 60 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 El Paso within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $323.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of June. Prices to El Paso from Houston average $303. You can even find prices in June for less than $303, as users have found deals to El Paso from as low as $156. The month of February appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to El Paso from Houston. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 28%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to El Paso (HO1 - ELP)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 11% on flights from Houston to El Paso by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

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

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 20% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

Cheap flights from Houston to El Paso in January, February 2022

The best prices found for HOU to ELP flights for January, February
12 Feb - 13 Feb
$188pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
10 Feb - 14 Feb
$198pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
7 Feb - 9 Feb
$207pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to El Paso 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to El Paso from Houston found for this year
12 Feb - 13 Feb
$188pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
30 Mar - 2 Apr
$198pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
9 Mar - 16 Mar
$207pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to El Paso from Houston

Save time with Houston to El Paso direct flight deals
30 Mar - 2 Apr
$198pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
31 Mar - 1 Apr
$208pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
4 Feb - 6 Feb
$218pp
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

Late deals on round-trip flights to El Paso from Houston, departing today and this week
30 Jan - 3 Feb
$232pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
30 Jan - 3 Feb
$243pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
30 Jan - 3 Feb
$278pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to El Paso from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to El Paso
10:52 am - 3:46 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
5h 54m
IAH - ELP
Frontier
$103
Kiwi.com
11:29 am - 6:13 pm
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
31h 44m
HOU - ELP
Allegiant Air
$151
Gotogate
2:00 am - 12:54 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
11h 54m
IAH - ELP
Multiple Airlines
$182
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Houston to El Paso

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

El Paso (ELP), located 7.2 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Houston to El Paso. 4 airlines have flights to El Paso from Houston on a regular basis. Booking flights from Houston to El Paso should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 4 inbound flights from Houston per day.

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

United Airlines, Frontier, and American Airlines 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 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 $188, but on average you can expect to pay $225.

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

Cheapflights has at least 17 direct flights from Houston to El Paso under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to El Paso is less than $298.

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

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

How popular is this Houston to El Paso flight route?

Flights from Houston to El Paso have been viewed 60 times in the past calendar month.

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

United Airlines, at $198, was found to be the cheapest airline from Houston to El Paso. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be American Airlines. These flights start at 34% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $99 on United Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Frontier from $103 and American Airlines from $108 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from Houston to El Paso?

While on average a flight from Houston to El Paso is generally $305, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $103. When looking at the most popular route, (Houston Hobby - El Paso), you can expect to pay $207 for that flight.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Frontier are the most popular airlines when flying from Houston to El Paso.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for El Paso, TX

Do I need a COVID test to fly to El Paso from Houston?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to El Paso.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Houston from El Paso?

Returning to Houston from El Paso

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from El Paso must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Houston.

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

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Alternative routes for Houston to El Paso

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

Destination information for El Paso

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Houston to El Paso.
Flight duration from Houston to ELP
2h 03m
Average temperature for January in El Paso
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in El Paso
0.4 ″

Airports servicing Houston

George Bush Intcntl (IAH)

Airports servicing El Paso

Top 3 airlines flying from Houston to El Paso

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston to El Paso 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
Frontier
$94 $248 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$137 $427 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$187 $438 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Houston to El Paso

See what time of day planes typically take off from Houston towards El Paso.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 49% of HOU to ELP departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 26% of HOU to ELP departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 24% of HOU to ELP departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of HOU to ELP departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Houston to El Paso
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Houston to El Paso.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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