Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Houston

NYC — IAH
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from New York to Houston are usually found in January or February, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from New York (NYC) to Houston

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to HO1 flight in 2023: compare New York to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.

NYC - IAH

Price

$157 - $350

IAH

Temperature

53.6 - 84.2 °F

IAH

Rainfall

3.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 41% potential price drop
Round-trip from$157From New York (NYC) to Houston
One-way from$51One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Houston

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Houston?

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from New York to Houston. 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 New York to Houston?

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 46 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 New York to Houston within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $279.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Houston?

Our data shows that January tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Houston from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $267 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $86. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New York to Houston in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 8% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from New York to Houston in January, February 2023

The best prices found for NYC to Houston flights for January, February
Feb 14 - Feb 15
EWR

Newark

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 14m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 24m
$70

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 14 - Feb 15
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 27m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

3h 23m
$72

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 22 - Mar 1
EWR

Newark

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 14m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 24m
$75

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

New York to Houston 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from New York found for this year
Feb 14 - Feb 15
EWR

Newark

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 14m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 24m
$70

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 14 - Feb 15
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 27m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

3h 23m
$72

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Mar 1 - Mar 7
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 27m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

3h 23m
$74

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap American Airlines flights from New York to Houston

Feb 11 - Feb 18
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

1 stop

8h 14m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

7h 29m
$164

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 9 - Feb 14
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

1 stop

6h 30m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

5h 29m
$165

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Mar 1 - Mar 7
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

1 stop

7h 54m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

7h 27m
$166

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap JetBlue flights from New York to Houston

Feb 22 - Feb 28
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 16m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

3h 25m
$138

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 1 - Mar 22
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 11m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

3h 25m
$139

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 21 - Mar 29
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 11m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

Nonstop

3h 39m
$140

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Non-stop flights to Houston from New York

Save time with New York to Houston direct flight deals
Feb 14 - Feb 15
EWR

Newark

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 14m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

EWR

Newark

Nonstop

3h 24m
$70

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 14 - Feb 15
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 27m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

3h 23m
$72

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Mar 1 - Mar 7
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 27m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

3h 23m
$74

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights from New York to Houston

Late deals on return flights to Houston from New York, departing today and this week
Feb 4 - Feb 7
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 22m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

3h 24m
$76

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Jan 31 - Feb 7
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 22m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

3h 24m
$77

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 1 - Feb 2
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 22m
IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

Nonstop

3h 24m
$78

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

One-way flights to Houston from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Houston
May 8
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

3h 55m
$31

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 14
LGA

New York LaGuardia

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 27m
$32

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 15
EWR

Newark

IAH

Houston George Bush Intcntl

Nonstop

4h 06m
$35

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Houston

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Delta
7.9
Good
2,010 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

JetBlue
7.6
Good
363 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,146 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Southwest
7.5
Good
933 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Houston flights.

What airports serve New York to Houston flights?

There are various airports you could choose to fly out of in New York going to Houston. The two main ones offering these flights are Liberty International Airport in Newark and LaGuardia in Queens. You’ll be able to fly into either George Bush Intercontinental Airport or William P. Hobby Airport in Houston. George Bush Intercontinental is the larger and busier of the two. It’s further away from downtown than Hobby is. George Bush is 23 miles away, while Hobby is just seven miles from downtown Houston. George Bush ranks as the 15th busiest airport in the United States and is a hub for United. Hobby is a major airport for Southwest Airlines.

Which airlines fly directly from New York to Houston?

You’ll find a lot of direct flights for this route. You can fly with United, JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines, or Delta. These mostly go from Newark or LaGuardia into George Bush. There are also options with Southwest that go from LaGuardia to Hobby. The flight ranges from around three and a half hours to just over four.

What are the stopover options between New York to Houston?

There are more flights that have a stop in between. You can go to Orlando with Spirit. American Airlines will take you through DFW in Dallas or Charlotte on the east coast. Delta will land in either Minneapolis or Atlanta. United will go through Atlanta sometimes, but also Washington DC. None of the stopovers are much more than an hour, if that. Travel times vary but there aren’t any that take more than about seven hours. If you fly with Southwest into Hobby you’ll find different stops, like Nashville, New Orleans, St. Louis, or Chicago. They’re only about an hour or two.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from New York to Houston?

No you don’t need either of these. You’ll only need to have your photo ID card so you can board your flight.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $70, but on average you can expect to pay $80.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Houston for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Houston under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Houston is less than $80.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Houston for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Houston within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

Our cheapest airline available from New York to Houston is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $70 on this airline. Spirit Airlines is priced at 73% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$31 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 JetBlue and Frontier, with prices starting from $57 and $57, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Houston?

The most popular route from New York to Houston is Newark - Houston Hobby. You may also consider Newark - Houston George Bush Intcntl or New York LaGuardia - Houston Hobby.

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

Before booking your flight from New York to Houston check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to Houston?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from New York to Houston are Etihad Airways (81%), Royal Air Maroc (73%) and Japan Airlines (68%).

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Houston?

While on average a flight from New York to Houston is generally $440, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $74. When looking at the most popular route, (Newark - Houston Hobby), you can expect to pay $76 for that flight.

Alternative routes for New York to Houston

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 7 airlines flying from New York to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Houston choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$55Average$210FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$79Average$297FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$84Average$306FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$105Average$275FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$106Average$394FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$127Average$360FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from New York to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York to Houston
13%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
30%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
40%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
17%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 PM

Weekly flight availability from New York to Houston

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Houston
Sunday0daily flights
Monday3daily flights
Tuesday3daily flights
Wednesday3daily flights
Thursday3daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday0daily flights
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