Cheap flights from Manhattan to Houston (NYC - IAH)

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The best prices from Manhattan to Houston are usually found in August or July, booked 27 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Manhattan (NYC) to Houston (IAH)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to IAH flight in 2021: compare Manhattan to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
NYC - IAH
Price
$142 - $347
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$142

From Manhattan to Houston

One-way from

$69

One-way flight from Manhattan 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 Manhattan to Houston?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Wednesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 44 days in advance, which can save you up to 26% on flights from Manhattan to Houston compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 44 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 $118. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $157.

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

Flights from Manhattan to Houston lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Manhattan to Houston in February, with the cheapest ticket starting at $68.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Manhattan to Houston (NYC - IAH)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 4% on flights from Manhattan to Houston by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Manhattan to Houston in May, June 2021

The best prices found for NYC to IAH flights for May, June
22 May - 25 May
$99pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
18 May - 19 May
$115pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
22 May - 25 May
$118pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Manhattan to Houston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Manhattan found for this year
22 May - 25 May
$99pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
18 May - 19 May
$115pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
22 May - 25 May
$118pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Houston from Manhattan

Save time with Manhattan to Houston direct flight deals
25 May - 15 Jun
$152pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
9 Jun - 15 Jun
$162pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
19 May - 26 May
$164pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from Manhattan to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Manhattan, departing today and this week
18 May - 19 May
$115pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
19 May - 25 May
$121pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
19 May - 25 May
$124pp
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Houston from Manhattan

The cheapest one-way flights from Manhattan to Houston
2:58 pm - 3:58 am
Frontier
1 Stop
14h 00m
EWR - IAH
Frontier
$69
Kiwi.com
11:30 am - 3:58 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
17h 28m
LGA - IAH
Multiple Airlines
$76
Kiwi.com
3:45 am - 1:01 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
10h 16m
EWR - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$78
BudgetAir

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Manhattan to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from New York 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 New York 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.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from New York to Houston George Bush Intcntl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Delta 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 airport do you fly into for flights to Houston from New York?

If you book a flight to Houston from New York, you will be flying to George Bush Intcntl, which is the city’s only airport. Houston George Bush Intcntl (IAH) is located 15.9 mi from the center of Houston. There are 29 flights from New York to George Bush Intcntl per day from 7 different airlines.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Manhattan to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $99, but on average you can expect to pay $128.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Manhattan to Houston under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Manhattan to Houston is less than $178.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from New York to Houston?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday.

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

14 flight departures from New York to Houston George Bush Intcntl per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 36% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 14% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

Temperatures around the 86 °F's can be experienced in August. The weather in Houston is the same as in New York. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Manhattan to Houston?

There are many flights that can get you from Manhattan to Houston in 3h 39m. Fly via JetBlue, Spirit Airlines, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. The distance between Manhattan and Houston is about 1405 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($99), offers the cheapest pricing from Manhattan to Houston. This flight start at 59% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $48. Check flights for Frontier, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Manhattan 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 Manhattan to Houston.
Flight duration
3h 57m
Average temperature for May in Houston
77.0 °F

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing Houston

Top 6 airlines flying from Manhattan to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Manhattan 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
Spirit Airlines
$80 $225 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$129 $260 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$103 $293 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$73 $293 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$108 $311 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$125 $334 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Manhattan to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Manhattan towards Houston.
Morning 6 AM to noon 52% of NYC to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 31% of NYC to IAH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 15% of NYC to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 2% of NYC to IAH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Manhattan to Houston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Manhattan to Houston.
Sunday
30 daily flights
Monday
35 daily flights
Tuesday
32 daily flights
Wednesday
24 daily flights
Thursday
29 daily flights
Friday
29 daily flights
Saturday
27 daily flights
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