Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston (DFW - IAH)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to Houston (IAH)

All the information you need to plan the best DFW to IAH flight in 2022: compare Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
DFW - IAH
Price
$128 - $281
IAH
Temperature
53.6 - 84.2 °F
IAH
Rainfall
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

Average price

$177

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

$128

From Dallas/Fort Worth 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 month to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston?

Flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $96.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport 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/Fort Worth Airport 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.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston (DFW - IAH)?

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

Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DFW to IAH flights for May, June
13 Jun - 13 Jun
$172pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
18 Jun - 23 Jun
$178pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
17 Jun - 19 Jun
$205pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Dallas/Fort Worth found for this year
27 Aug - 5 Sep
$118pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
13 Jun - 13 Jun
$172pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
18 Jun - 23 Jun
$178pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Non-stop flights to Houston from Dallas/Fort Worth

Save time with Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston direct flight deals
27 Aug - 5 Sep
$118pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
13 Jun - 13 Jun
$172pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
18 Jun - 24 Jun
$178pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Last minute flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Dallas/Fort Worth, departing today and this week
31 May - 22 Jun
$218pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
3 Jun - 15 Jun
$219pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
3 Jun - 5 Jun
$245pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way flights to Houston from Dallas/Fort Worth

The cheapest one-way flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston
1:15 am - 2:27 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 12m
DFW - IAH
United Airlines
$139
United
5:30 pm - 6:41 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 11m
DFW - HOU
American Airlines
4:51 pm - 3:12 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
34h 21m
DFW - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$166
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston

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

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Boutique Air 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 Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $118, but on average you can expect to pay $211.

Are there nonstop flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston is less than $213.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 16 flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 19% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 56% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 25% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston?

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines can get you from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston in just under 1h. Your travel time can differ by up to 13h 39m. Dallas/Fort Worth Airport and Houston are separated by a distance of 225 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston round-trip?

United Airlines, at $118, was found to be the cheapest airline from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include American Airlines and Spirit Airlines. These flights start at 47% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston are United Airlines ($89), Spirit Airlines ($111), and American Airlines ($120).

What are the cheapest flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston?

While on average a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston is generally $209, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $89. When looking at the most popular route, (Dallas/Fort Worth - Houston Hobby), you can expect to pay $178 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston?

Before booking your flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston check out the most popular airlines for this route: Bus, Boutique Air or American Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to Houston are GOL (88%), SkyWest Airlines (85%) and ANA (85%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Houston, TX

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dallas/Fort Worth must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Houston.

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

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

Returning to Dallas/Fort Worth from Houston

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Dallas/Fort Worth.

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

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Alternative routes for Dallas/Fort Worth 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/Fort Worth to Houston.
Flight duration from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston
1h 12m
Average temperature for May in Houston
77.0 °F

Airports servicing Dallas

Airports servicing Houston

Top 6 airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dallas/Fort Worth 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
Stobart Air
$30 $30 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Stobart Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$55 $78 No cancel fee 65%
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
$97 $213 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$97 $252 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$129 $271 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dallas/Fort Worth towards Houston.
Morning 6 AM to noon 47% of DFW to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 31% of DFW to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 16% of DFW to IAH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 6% of DFW to IAH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dallas/Fort Worth to Houston.
Sunday
16 daily flights
Monday
18 daily flights
Tuesday
19 daily flights
Wednesday
14 daily flights
Thursday
18 daily flights
Friday
15 daily flights
Saturday
15 daily flights
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