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Cheap flights from San Jose to Houston (SJC - IAH)

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The best prices from San Jose to Houston are usually found in August or September, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Jose (SJC) to Houston (IAH)

SJC - IAH
Price
$250 - $419
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$250

From San Jose to Houston

One-way from

$130

One-way flight from San Jose 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 San Jose to Houston?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 6% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 44 days in advance, which can save you up to 26% on flights from San Jose to Houston compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 44 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 $118. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $157.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Jose to Houston?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Houston. Flights to Houston from San Jose in February are about $134 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $68.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Jose to Houston (SJC - IAH)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Jose to Houston is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 10% on airfare.

Cheap flights from San Jose to Houston in January, February 2021

The best prices found for SJC to IAH flights for January, February
5 Feb - 11 Feb
$88pp
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
1 Feb - 18 Feb
$132pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
8 Feb - 14 Feb
$136pp
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

San Jose to Houston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from San Jose found for this year
5 Feb - 11 Feb
$88pp
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
1 Feb - 18 Feb
$132pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
8 Feb - 14 Feb
$136pp
SJC
San Jose
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

Non-stop flights to Houston from San Jose

Save time with San Jose to Houston direct flight deals
13 Feb - 16 Feb
$285pp
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJC
San Jose
12 Feb - 15 Feb
$305pp
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJC
San Jose
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$325pp
SJC
San Jose
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SJC
San Jose

Last minute flights from San Jose to Houston

Late deals on round-trip flights to Houston from San Jose, departing today and this week
29 Jan - 14 Feb
$332pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
25 Jan - 13 Feb
$351pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
29 Jan - 14 Feb
$368pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

One-way flights to Houston from San Jose

The cheapest one-way flights from San Jose to Houston
12:31 pm - 7:10 am
Frontier
2 Stops
16h 39m
SJC - IAH
Frontier
$130
Gotogate
2:00 am - 8:34 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
28h 34m
SJC - IAH
Multiple Airlines
$170
FlyFar
7:35 am - 7:45 pm
Delta
2 Stops
10h 10m
SJC - IAH
Delta
$176
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Jose to Houston flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Jose to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from San Jose 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 San Jose 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Jose to Houston George Bush Intcntl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from San Jose to Houston George Bush Intcntl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from San Jose to Houston George Bush Intcntl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to Houston for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $88, but on average you can expect to pay $151.

Are there nonstop flights from San Jose to Houston for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from San Jose to Houston under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Jose to Houston is less than $470.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to Houston for under $400?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Jose to Houston George Bush Intcntl have been viewed 41 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in San Jose or Houston?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in San Jose is typically less than Houston. We can gather that this will continue over the next 3 days.

Is San Jose weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 86 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in Houston is generally hotter than in San Jose. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from San Jose to Houston?

Frontier can get you from San Jose to Houston in just under 5h 33m. Your travel time can differ by up to .

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Jose to Houston round-trip from $88. This flight start at 76% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $45. Users have also found prices from $143 and $152 on Frontier and United Airlines, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Jose to Houston

Destination information for Houston

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Jose to Houston
Average temperature for January in Houston
59.0 °F

Airports servicing San Jose

Airports servicing Houston

Top 5 airlines flying from San Jose to Houston

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Jose 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
$110 $254 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$141 $260 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$175 $327 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$165 $352 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$243 $431 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from San Jose to Houston

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Weekly flight availability
from San Jose to Houston
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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