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 51 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday 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 - IAH
Price
$138 - $375
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 41% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$138

From Oakland to Houston

One-way from

$104

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 day to fly round-trip from Oakland to Houston?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 59% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Oakland to Houston at least 44 days early can save you up to 26% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 44 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Oakland to Houston for as little as $118 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 $157 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Houston from Oakland. Users have commonly found prices around $134 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $68. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Oakland to Houston (OAK - IAH)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Oakland to Houston in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 18% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Oakland to Houston in June, July 2021

The best prices found for OAK to IAH flights for June, July
13 Jul - 14 Jul
$152pp
OAK
Oakland
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
29 Jul - 4 Aug
$155pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
22 Jul - 31 Jul
$156pp
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
23 Sep - 25 Sep
$87pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
21 Sep - 25 Sep
$122pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
21 Sep - 21 Sep
$124pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland

Non-stop flights to Houston from Oakland

Save time with Oakland to Houston direct flight deals
23 Sep - 25 Sep
$87pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
21 Sep - 25 Sep
$122pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
OAK
Oakland
15 Sep - 18 Sep
$130pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-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
30 Jun - 17 Aug
$172pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
30 Jun - 17 Aug
$181pp
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
OAK
Oakland
30 Jun - 17 Aug
$200pp
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
8:01 am - 6:56 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
8h 55m
OAK - IAH
Frontier
$104
Expedia
2:35 pm - 2:52 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
22h 17m
OAK - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$118
AirfareAssist
4:29 pm - 5:55 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
23h 26m
OAK - IAH
Multiple Airlines
$119
Kiwi.com

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

Are flight prices decreasing from Oakland 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 Oakland 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 Oakland to Houston George Bush Intcntl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines flying from Oakland to Houston George Bush Intcntl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What airports do I use to fly from Oakland to Houston?

To fly from Oakland to Houston, you need to book a flight from Oakland (OAK) to George Bush Intcntl (IAH). Nonstop flights to Houston George Bush Intcntl from Oakland take 3h 55m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there is 1 outbound flight from Oakland to George Bush Intcntl offered by 4 different airlines.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Oakland to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $87, but on average you can expect to pay $138.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Oakland to Houston under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Oakland to Houston is less than $155.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Oakland to Houston?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Oakland to Houston George Bush Intcntl flight path was viewed by 78 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Oakland or Houston?

Expected rainfall in Oakland is more than in Houston. You can expect this to be the case over the next 3 days.

Is Oakland weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 86 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in Houston is typically hotter than in Oakland. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Oakland to Houston?

Departing from Oakland to Houston will take you 3h 55m. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Oakland to Houston round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($87), and Frontier ($167) offers the cheapest pricing from Oakland to Houston. Spirit Airlines is priced at 60% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Oakland to Houston are Spirit Airlines ($44) and Frontier ($89).

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.
Flight duration
4h 00m
Average temperature for June in Houston
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Houston
0.0 ″

Airports servicing Oakland

Airports servicing Houston

Top 4 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
Spirit Airlines
$144 $249 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$140 $318 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$137 $355 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$273 $391 No cancel fee 69%

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 38% of OAK to IAH departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 37% of OAK to IAH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 25% 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
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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