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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Houston (LAX - IAH)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Houston are usually found in February or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Houston (IAH)

LAX - IAH
Price
$132 - $276
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F
Popular in December High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop
Round-trip from $132 From Los Angeles to Houston
One-way from $35 One-way flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Houston?

Flights from Los Angeles to Houston are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Houston.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Los Angeles to Houston at least 27 days early can save you up to 43% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 27 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Los Angeles to Houston for as little as $167 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $207 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Houston?

October can be a great time to fly to Houston from Los Angeles with a flight ticket averaging about $162. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $74. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Houston in July, August 2020

The best prices found for LAX to IAH flights for July, August
31 Jul - 1 Aug
$73pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Jul - 22 Jul
$85pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Jul - 4 Aug
$89pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Houston 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Los Angeles found for this year
10 Aug - 13 Aug
$72pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
31 Jul - 1 Aug
$73pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
6 Aug - 22 Aug
$74pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Houston from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Houston direct flight deals
4 Aug - 11 Aug
$73pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
6 Aug - 22 Aug
$74pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Aug - 26 Aug
$75pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
27 Jun - 2 Aug
$166pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Jun - 6 Aug
$173pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Jun - 10 Jul
$181pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Houston from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Houston
2:05 am - 7:25 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 20m
LAX - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$35
KAYAK
4:39 am - 10:04 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 25m
LAX - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$36
FlightNetwork
2:35 pm - 7:57 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 22m
LAX - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$37
FlightNetwork

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Houston flights.

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $72, but on average you can expect to pay $88.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Houston for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Houston under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Houston is less than $95.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to Houston?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 758 users have taken a look at flights from Los Angeles to Houston George Bush Intcntl.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While browsing flights check up on current rates for United Air Lines Inc.. United Air Lines Inc. offers the cheapest flight to Los Angeles to Houston. Flight availability can sometimes range however expect there to be 292 flights on average per day.

How long does the flight from Los Angeles to Houston take?

Travelers can expect a nonstop flight to take approximately 4 hours, flying a distance of about 860 miles.

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

7 flight departures from Los Angeles to Houston George Bush Intcntl per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Houston?

Los Angeles will have less rainfall in 2 compared to Houston over the next 2 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Houston is generally colder than in Los Angeles.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Houston

Destination information for Houston

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Houston
Flight duration
3h 30m
Average temperature for July in Houston
84.2 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Houston
0.0 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Houston

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Houston

Morning 6 AM to noon 69% of LAX to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 24% of LAX to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 6% of LAX to IAH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LAX to IAH departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Houston
Sunday
20 daily flights
Monday
18 daily flights
Tuesday
22 daily flights
Wednesday
20 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
13 daily flights
Saturday
12 daily flights