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The best prices from Richmond to Houston are usually found in February or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Richmond (RIC) to Houston (IAH)

RIC - IAH
Price
$287 - $397
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F
Popular in December High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from $287 From Richmond to Houston
One-way from $160 One-way flight from Richmond 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 Richmond to Houston?

Users have found that flying from Richmond to Houston on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 43% by booking at least 27 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 Richmond to Houston within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $167.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Houston from Richmond average $162. You can even find prices in October for less than $162, as users have found deals to Houston from as low as $74. The month of January appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Houston from Richmond. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 21%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Richmond to Houston (RIC - IAH)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 15% on flights from Richmond to Houston by exploring options for tickets in the noon.

Cheap flights from Richmond to Houston in August, September 2020

The best prices found for RIC to IAH flights for August, September
23 Jul - 26 Jul
$90pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Jul - 26 Jul
$91pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Jul - 26 Jul
$92pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Richmond to Houston 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Richmond found for this year
23 Jul - 26 Jul
$90pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Jul - 26 Jul
$91pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Jul - 26 Jul
$92pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

Last minute flights from Richmond to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Richmond, departing today and this week
23 Jul - 26 Jul
$90pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Jul - 26 Jul
$91pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
24 Jul - 26 Jul
$92pp
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
RIC
Richmond Byrd Intl

One-way flights to Houston from Richmond

The cheapest one-way flights from Richmond to Houston
4:53 am - 5:51 pm
Cape Air
2 Stops
13h 58m
RIC - IAH
Cape Air
$160
Ovago
3:30 am - 7:27 pm
Sun Country Air
2 Stops
16h 57m
RIC - IAH
Sun Country Air
$161
Ovago
8:22 am - 9:29 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
26h 07m
RIC - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$224
KAYAK

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Flight FAQs

From Richmond to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from Richmond 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 Richmond 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Richmond to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $89, but on average you can expect to pay $141.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Richmond to Houston, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

There are currently 10+ open flights from Richmond to Houston within the next 7 days for less than $100.

Does it rain more in Richmond or Houston?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Richmond is roughly greater than that of Houston. You can assume this to be the case over the next 14 days.

Is Richmond weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Houston is typically colder than in Richmond. 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 does is the flight from Richmond to Houston?

Departing from Richmond to Houston will take you 4h 31m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop and one-way flights.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($90), Major Airline ($174), and Delta ($226) offers the cheapest pricing from Richmond to Houston. Spirit Airlines is 73% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $29. Users have also found prices from $113 and $160 on Spirit Airlines and Delta, respectively.

Alternative routes for Richmond to Houston

Destination information for Houston

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Richmond to Houston
Average temperature for August in Houston
86.0 °F

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