Cheap flights from Dallas to Houston (DFW - HOU)

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

All the information you need to plan the best DFW to HOU flight in 2022: compare Dallas to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
A78 - HO1
Price
$128 - $281
HO1
Temperature
53.6 - 84.2 °F
HO1
Precipitation
3.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$128

From Dallas to Houston

One-way from

$74

One-way flight from Dallas to Houston

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Dallas to Houston (A78 - HO1)?

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

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 53 days in advance, which can save you up to 38% on flights from Dallas to Houston compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 53 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $245. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $321.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Houston from Dallas. Prices for August average $225 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $96. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a August flight can save you 24% on your journey compared to booking in August

Cheap flights from Dallas to Houston in January, February 2022

The best prices found for DFW to HOU flights for January, February
25 Jan - 27 Jan
$102pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
2 Feb - 6 Feb
$105pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
28 Jan - 31 Jan
$108pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas to Houston 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Dallas found for this year
25 Jan - 27 Jan
$102pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
2 Feb - 6 Feb
$105pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
28 Jan - 31 Jan
$108pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Non-stop flights to Houston from Dallas

Save time with Dallas to Houston direct flight deals
29 Jan - 29 Jan
$122pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
29 Jan - 29 Jan
$128pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
HOU
Houston Hobby
HOU
Houston Hobby
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
14 Feb - 21 Feb
$128pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Last minute flights from Dallas to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Dallas, departing today and this week
25 Jan - 27 Jan
$102pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
25 Jan - 31 Jan
$113pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
23 Jan - 25 Jan
$114pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way flights to Houston from Dallas

The cheapest one-way flights from Dallas to Houston
5:40 am - 7:03 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 23m
DFW - HOU
American Airlines
3:29 pm - 1:15 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
21h 46m
DFW - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$85
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Dallas to Houston

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Dallas to Houston that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Boutique Air. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dallas to Houston for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $102, but on average you can expect to pay $118.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dallas to Houston under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dallas to Houston is less than $167.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Dallas to Houston?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 6 flights from Dallas to Houston a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 33% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dallas to Houston?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines and American Airlines fly from Dallas to Houston in about 1h 13m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 21h 20m. The distance between Dallas and Houston is about 248 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $102, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Dallas to Houston and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on American Airlines for as low as $122. Spirit Airlines is 54% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$43 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and United Airlines, with prices starting from $64 and $74, respectively.

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

Before booking your flight from Dallas to Houston check out the most popular airlines for this route: Bus, Boutique Air or Major Airline.

What are the cheapest flights from Dallas to Houston?

The cheapest flight price from Dallas to Houston is $48. On average you can expect to pay $162. The most popular route, (Dallas/Fort Worth - Houston Hobby), can usually be booked for $102.

What are the most popular routes from Dallas to Houston?

The most popular route from Dallas to Houston is Dallas/Fort Worth - Houston Hobby. You may also consider Dallas/Fort Worth - Houston George Bush Intcntl or Dallas Love Field - Houston Hobby.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dallas to Houston?

Consider British Airways (75%), Alaska Airlines (74%) or American Airlines (72%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Dallas to Houston.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Houston, TX

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Dallas from Houston

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 Dallas.

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

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Alternative routes for Dallas 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 Dallas to Houston.
Flight duration from Dallas to Houston
1h 17m
Average temperature for January in Houston
59.0 °F

Airports servicing Dallas

Love Field (DAL)
Dallas Addison (ADS)

Airports servicing Houston

George Bush Intcntl (IAH)

Top 5 airlines flying from Dallas to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dallas 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
Boutique Air
$94 $205 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.

United Airlines
$104 $299 No cancel fee 69%
Spirit Airlines
$108 $203 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$112 $328 No cancel fee 71%
Linear Air Taxi
$1,678 $4,585 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 Dallas to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dallas towards Houston.
Morning 6 AM to noon 42% of DFW to HOU departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% of DFW to HOU departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 13% of DFW to HOU departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 3% of DFW to HOU departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Dallas to Houston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dallas to Houston.
Sunday
16 daily flights
Monday
17 daily flights
Tuesday
16 daily flights
Wednesday
15 daily flights
Thursday
11 daily flights
Friday
20 daily flights
Saturday
14 daily flights
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