Cheap flights from Columbus to Houston (CMH - IAH)

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The best prices from Columbus to Houston are usually found in August or June, booked 25 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to Houston (IAH)

All the information you need to plan the best CMH to IAH flight in 2022: compare Columbus to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
CMH - IAH
Price
$130 - $287
IAH
Temperature
53.6 - 84.2 °F
IAH
Rainfall
3.2 - 5.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 47% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$130

From Columbus to Houston

One-way from

$126

One-way flight from Columbus to Houston

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Columbus Airport to Houston?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 23 days in advance to save up to 28% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 23 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Columbus Airport to Houston 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $262, or $333 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Columbus Airport to Houston?

August can be a great time to fly to Houston from Columbus Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $246. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $65. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus Airport to Houston (CMH - IAH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Columbus Airport 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 evening could potentially save you up to 36% on airfare.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Columbus Airport to Houston?

Departing on a Wednesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 10% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

Cheap flights from Columbus to Houston in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CMH to IAH flights for May, June
4 Jun - 8 Jun
$298pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
2 Jun - 2 Jun
$304pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
29 May - 4 Jun
$316pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to Houston 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Columbus found for this year
4 Jun - 8 Jun
$298pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
19 Oct - 22 Oct
$302pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
2 Jun - 2 Jun
$304pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Non-stop flights to Houston from Columbus

Save time with Columbus to Houston direct flight deals
9 Sep - 10 Sep
$326pp
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
22 Aug - 31 Aug
$375pp
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus
23 Oct - 27 Oct
$382pp
CMH
Columbus
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Columbus, departing today and this week
29 May - 4 Jun
$316pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
25 May - 26 May
$321pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
25 May - 26 May
$324pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to Houston from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Houston
5:40 pm - 5:35 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
24h 55m
CMH - IAH
Multiple Airlines
$126
Kiwi.com
10:37 am - 12:35 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 58m
CMH - IAH
United Airlines
$173
United
12:53 pm - 4:39 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
4h 46m
CMH - IAH
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Columbus to Houston

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

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

Can I find flights from Columbus Airport to Houston for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus Airport to Houston for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $298, but on average you can expect to pay $319.

Are there nonstop flights from Columbus Airport to Houston for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Columbus Airport to Houston under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Columbus Airport to Houston is less than $461.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbus Airport to Houston for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Columbus Airport to Houston within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Columbus Airport to Houston?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Tuesday, Thursday.

How popular is this Columbus Airport to Houston flight route?

Within the past month, 47 users have taken a look at flights from Columbus to Houston.

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

2 flight departures from Columbus Airport to Houston per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Columbus Airport to Houston?

Departing from Columbus Airport to Houston will take you 2h 45m. The distance between Columbus Airport and Houston is about 990 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $298, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Columbus Airport to Houston and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $326 and $344, respectively.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $108. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Frontier, as they are both options that can get you from Columbus Airport to Houston for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Columbus Airport to Houston?

Before booking your flight from Columbus Airport to Houston check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbus Airport to Houston?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $173. While the most popular route (Columbus - Houston Hobby) can be booked for $304 on average our data indicates $607 when flying from Columbus Airport to Houston.

What are the most reliable airlines from Columbus Airport to Houston?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Columbus Airport to Houston are United Airlines (77%), Mesa Airlines (73%) and ANA (70%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Houston, TX

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbus must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Houston.

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

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

Returning to Columbus from Houston

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Houston must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Columbus.

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

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Destination information for Houston

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Columbus to Houston.
Flight duration from Columbus to Houston
2h 36m
Average temperature for May in Houston
77.0 °F

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing Houston

Top 5 airlines flying from Columbus to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus 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
Juneyao Airlines
$16 $24 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Spirit Airlines
$92 $223 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$107 $375 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$133 $476 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$237 $345 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Columbus to Houston

See what time of day planes typically take off from Columbus towards Houston.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 37% of CMH to IAH departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 29% of CMH to IAH departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 17% of CMH to IAH departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 17% of CMH to IAH departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Columbus to Houston
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Columbus to Houston.
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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