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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 Tuesday and return on a Thursday

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

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

$84

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 17%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 39% by booking at least 30 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 $260.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Houston from Columbus. Users have commonly found prices around $233 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $37. 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 December, January 2021

The best prices found for CMH to IAH flights for December, January
17 Jan - 23 Jan
$68pp
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
11 Jan - 14 Jan
$73pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
25 Dec - 9 Jan
$89pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to Houston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Columbus found for this year
25 Dec - 9 Jan
$89pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
14 Dec - 19 Dec
$93pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
17 Dec - 21 Dec
$105pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Non-stop flights to Houston from Columbus

Save time with Columbus to Houston direct flight deals
24 Dec - 13 Jan
$217pp
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
25 Dec - 4 Jan
$237pp
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
27 Dec - 6 Jan
$251pp
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
8 Dec - 10 Dec
$121pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
7 Dec - 17 Dec
$129pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$132pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to Houston from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Houston
6:40 am - 6:49 am
Frontier
2 Stops
25h 09m
CMH - IAH
Frontier
$84
Gotogate
3:15 am - 6:44 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
16h 29m
CMH - IAH
Multiple Airlines
$86
Gotogate
1:00 pm - 4:16 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
28h 16m
CMH - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$92
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Columbus to Houston 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $101.

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 $330.

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 18 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 and Frontier can get you from Columbus to Houston in just under 6h 37m. Your travel time can differ by up to 5h 22m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $68, Frontier will fly you from Columbus to Houston and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Spirit Airlines for as low as $102. These flights start at 72% 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 Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $34. Users have also found tickets on Spirit Airlines for as little as $43.

Alternative routes for Columbus to Houston

Destination information for Houston

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Columbus to Houston
Average temperature for December in Houston
62.6 °F

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing Houston

Top 4 airlines 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

Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 58% of CMH to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% 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
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
2 daily flights
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