Cheap flights from Oakland to Houston (OAK - IAH)

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The best prices from Oakland to Houston are usually found in July or August, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Oakland (OAK) to Houston (IAH)

All the information you need to plan the best OAK to IAH flight in 2021: compare Oakland to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
OAK - HO1
Price
$127 - $375
HO1
Temperature
53.6 - 84.2 °F
HO1
Precipitation
3.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 45% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$127

From Oakland to Houston

One-way from

$35

One-way flight from Oakland 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 Oakland, California to Houston?

Flights from Oakland, California to Houston lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Oakland, California to Houston in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $99.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Oakland, California to Houston?

Find a great deal and save up to 10% by booking at least 37 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 Oakland, California to Houston within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $362.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Oakland, California to Houston (OAK - HO1)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Oakland, California to Houston is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 20% on airfare.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Oakland, California to Houston?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 30% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

Cheap flights from Oakland to Houston in October, November 2021

The best prices found for OAK to IAH flights for October, November
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$65pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
3 Nov - 10 Nov
$70pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
4 Nov - 2 Dec
$72pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland

Oakland to Houston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Oakland found for this year
4 Nov - 8 Nov
$65pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
2 Dec - 6 Dec
$68pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
3 Nov - 10 Nov
$70pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland

Last minute flights from Oakland to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Oakland, departing today and this week
27 Oct - 1 Nov
$85pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
28 Oct - 2 Nov
$88pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
28 Oct - 1 Nov
$89pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland

One-way flights to Houston from Oakland

The cheapest one-way flights from Oakland to Houston
4:40 pm - 7:07 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
12h 27m
OAK - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$35
FlyFar
2:00 am - 6:38 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
14h 38m
OAK - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$38
JustFly
2:00 am - 6:15 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
14h 15m
OAK - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$40
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Oakland to Houston

What airport do you fly from for flights from Oakland to Houston?

Oakland (OAK) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Oakland to Houston. You should not have trouble finding flights to Houston from Oakland; the airport handles an average of 3 outbound flights to Houston per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 6 airlines have flights from the Oakland airport to Houston. It is only a 7.0 mi journey to Oakland (OAK) from Oakland’s city center.

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

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines 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 Oakland, California to Houston for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Oakland, California to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $65, but on average you can expect to pay $85.

Are there last-minute flights available from Oakland, California to Houston for under $100?

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

How popular is this Oakland, California to Houston flight route?

Flights from Oakland to Houston have been viewed 103 times in the past calendar month.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Oakland, California to Houston round-trip?

Currently priced at $65, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Oakland, California to Houston and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Spirit Airlines is 71% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Oakland, California to Houston?

When booking a flight from Oakland, California to Houston, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or Spirit Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Oakland, California to Houston?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $74. While the most popular route (Oakland - Houston Hobby) can be booked for $73 on average our data indicates $186 when flying from Oakland, California to Houston

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Houston, TX

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Oakland must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Houston.

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

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

Returning to Oakland from Houston

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Oakland.

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

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Alternative routes for Oakland 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 Oakland to Houston.
Average temperature for October in Houston
77.0 °F

Airports servicing Oakland

Airports servicing Houston

Top 6 airlines flying from Oakland to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Oakland 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
Frontier
$81 $155 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$137 $311 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$137 $361 No cancel fee 71%
Spirit Airlines
$142 $252 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$259 $398 No cancel fee 69%
Southwest
$302 $490 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Oakland to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Oakland towards Houston.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 54% of OAK to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 46% of OAK to IAH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of OAK to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of OAK to IAH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Oakland to Houston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Oakland to Houston.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
6 daily flights
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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