Cheap flights from Columbus to Houston (CMH - IAH)

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The best prices from Columbus to Houston are usually found in August or January, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to Houston (IAH)

All the information you need to plan the best CMH to IAH flight in 2021: compare Columbus to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
CMH - IAH
Price
$216 - $278
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$216

From Columbus to Houston

One-way from

$103

One-way flight from Columbus to Houston

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 Columbus to Houston?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 16%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 44 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 Columbus to Houston within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $118.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Houston from Columbus. Users have commonly found prices around $134 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $68. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus to Houston (CMH - IAH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Columbus to Houston in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 40% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Columbus to Houston in May, June 2021

The best prices found for CMH to IAH flights for May, June
20 May - 22 May
$140pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
8 May - 15 May
$147pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
14 May - 17 May
$155pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to Houston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Columbus found for this year
20 May - 22 May
$140pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
8 May - 15 May
$147pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
14 May - 17 May
$155pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Non-stop flights to Houston from Columbus

Save time with Columbus to Houston direct flight deals
20 Sep - 23 Sep
$253pp
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
23 Sep - 26 Sep
$273pp
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
2 Sep - 5 Sep
$293pp
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Columbus, departing today and this week
14 May - 17 May
$155pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
15 May - 19 May
$156pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
15 May - 16 May
$170pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to Houston from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Houston
7:04 am - 3:58 am
Frontier
1 Stop
21h 54m
CMH - IAH
Frontier
$103
Kiwi.com
5:40 am - 11:25 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
30h 45m
CMH - IAH
Multiple Airlines
$137
Kiwi.com
3:35 am - 1:00 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
10h 25m
CMH - IAH
United Airlines
$148
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Columbus to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from Columbus to Houston 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 Columbus and Houston 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Columbus to Houston George Bush Intcntl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Columbus to Houston George Bush Intcntl. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Columbus to Houston George Bush Intcntl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

What airports do I use to fly from Columbus to Houston?

You will need to book a flight from Columbus to Houston George Bush Intcntl if you want to fly from Columbus to Houston. At least 6 different airlines have flights from Columbus (CMH) to George Bush Intcntl (IAH) on a regular basis. There is 1 flight to Houston from the Columbus airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from CMH to IAH to be around 2h 48m.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to Houston for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $140, but on average you can expect to pay $183.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Columbus to Houston under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbus to Houston is less than $396.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Columbus to Houston George Bush Intcntl flight path was viewed by 47 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 Columbus or Houston?

In Columbus, there will be same rainfall in Columbus compared to Houston over the next 20 days.

Is Columbus weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

With an average temperature of 86 °F, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Houston are the same as in Columbus.

How long is the flight from Columbus to Houston?

Spirit Airlines can get you from Columbus to Houston in just under 5h 31m. Your travel time can differ by up to .

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

Currently priced at $140, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Columbus to Houston and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. This flight start at 43% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $71. Users have also found prices from $89 and $148 on Spirit Airlines and Frontier, respectively.

Alternative routes for Columbus to Houston

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

Destination information for Houston

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Columbus to Houston.
Average temperature for May in Houston
77.0 °F

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing Houston

Top 4 airlines flying from Columbus to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus to Houston 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
American Airlines
$126 $254 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$108 $264 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$126 $297 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$122 $306 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Columbus to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Columbus towards Houston.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 64% of CMH to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 36% of CMH to IAH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of CMH to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CMH to IAH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Columbus to Houston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Columbus to Houston.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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