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The best prices from Sacramento to Houston are usually found in September or October, booked 48 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Sacramento (SMF) to Houston (IAH)

SMF - IAH
Price
$261 - $391
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F
Popular in December High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from $261 From Sacramento to Houston
One-way from $96 One-way flight from Sacramento 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 Sacramento to Houston?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 19% on the overall cost on flights from Sacramento to Houston.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 27 days in advance, which can save you up to 43% on flights from Sacramento to Houston compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 27 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $167. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $207.

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

Flights from Sacramento to Houston lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sacramento to Houston in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $74.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Houston (SMF - IAH)?

When flying from Sacramento to Houston, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 28% versus a flight in the noon.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Houston in August, September 2020

The best prices found for SMF to IAH flights for August, September
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$85pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$88pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$89pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Sacramento to Houston 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Sacramento found for this year
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$85pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
31 Jul - 2 Aug
$88pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
17 Aug - 24 Aug
$89pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Last minute flights from Sacramento to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from Sacramento, departing today and this week
29 Jul - 30 Jul
$135pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
29 Jul - 30 Jul
$136pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
24 Jul - 27 Jul
$154pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

One-way flights to Houston from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to Houston
9:40 am - 5:26 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
17h 46m
SMF - IAH
Multiple Airlines
$96
Kiwi.com
2:37 am - 12:05 pm
Major Airline
1 Stop
7h 28m
SMF - IAH
Major Airline
$109
StudentUniverse
11:28 am - 7:34 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
18h 06m
SMF - IAH
Spirit Airlines
$129
Kiwi.com

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Useful info, stats and facts about Sacramento to Houston flights.

Flight FAQs

From Sacramento to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from Sacramento 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 Sacramento 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 Sacramento to Houston for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $85, but on average you can expect to pay $108.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Sacramento 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 Sacramento to Houston for under $200?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Sacramento to Houston?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Sacramento Intl to Houston George Bush Intcntl have been viewed 78 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Sacramento or Houston?

The rainfall in Sacramento is generally more than the rainfall in Houston. This will continue over the next 1 days.

Is Sacramento weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

With an average temperature of 95 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Houston are colder than in Sacramento.

How long is the flight from Sacramento to Houston?

There are many flights that can get you from Sacramento to Houston in 4h 53m. Fly via Spirit Airlines to get the fastest option.

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

Spirit Airlines, at $107, was found to be the cheapest airline from Sacramento to Houston.. Spirit Airlines is priced at 65% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Sacramento to Houston are Spirit Airlines ($27), Major Airline ($109), and Delta ($123).

Alternative routes for Sacramento to Houston

Destination information for Houston

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

Airports servicing Sacramento

Airports servicing Houston

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