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

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Price
$137 - $238
Temperature
68 - 90 °F
Rainfall
0 - 5 inches
Most popular in July High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average price $148 Price for this month
Cheapest price $137 From Houston to Los Angeles

Cheap flights from Houston to Los Angeles in September 2019

The best prices found for IAH to LAX flights for September
26 Sep - 28 Sep
$129pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
28 Sep - 30 Sep
$131pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 Sep - 1 Oct
$131pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Los Angeles 2019 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Houston found for this year
5 Dec - 10 Dec
$111pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$127pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
13 Nov - 19 Nov
$127pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Houston

Save time with Houston to Los Angeles direct flight deals
5 Dec - 10 Dec
$111pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Major Airline
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
7 Dec - 11 Dec
$127pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
13 Nov - 19 Nov
$127pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Houston, departing today and this week
18 Sep - 25 Sep
$132pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
19 Sep - 3 Oct
$132pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
17 Sep - 18 Sep
$145pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
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Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
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IAH
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Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Houston to Los Angeles
Flight duration
3h 26m
Average temperature for September in Los Angeles
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Los Angeles
1.0 mm

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing Los Angeles

People may associate Los Angeles with movie stars, glitz and glamour, but when you arrive here you find that it's actually a diverse collection of neighborhoods. That upscale vibe, with the designer clothing stores and the fancy restaurants, is concentrated in the West Hollywood and Beverly Hills areas. Downtown is home to an eclectic art scene, while the beach areas are more casual and give you the chance to soak up some sun or stroll down the boardwalk. There's no shortage of direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles, and the flight only takes a little over three hours.

How long is the flight from Houston to Los Angeles?

On a direct flight from Houston to Los Angeles, expect a flight time of just over three hours. If you book a flight with a stop, that can add a couple hours.

Which airlines operate flights from Houston to Los Angeles?

American Eagle, Southwest, Spirit and United operate direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles. There are also flights available through several other airlines if you don't mind a stop along the way.

How frequent are flights between Houston and Los Angeles?

Houston to Los Angeles is a popular route with plenty of flights available. Every day there are dozens of flights going from Houston to LA, and a good portion of those are nonstop flights.

Which airports serve Houston to Los Angeles?

George Bush Intercontinental Airport is Houston's busiest airport, and most flights to Los Angeles originate there. Flights operated by Southwest originate at the smaller William P. Hobby Airport. All direct flights from Houston land at Los Angeles International Airport, but there are indirect flights to Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, a neighborhood in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles.

Which direct flight route between Houston and Los Angeles is cheapest?

Considering the number of flights available from George Bush Intercontinental Airport to Los Angeles International Airport, that's typically the direct flight route with the best deals. It's smart to check flights from William P. Hobby Airport as well, though, in case Southwest has a special offer available.

If you want to see how movies and TV shows are made while in Los Angeles, the best place to go is actually Burbank, not Hollywood, as there are studio tours available at Warner Bros. Universal Studios has some movie sets of its own and plenty of exciting rides. No trip to Southern California is complete without a trip to the beach, and Los Angeles has several fun options. Santa Monica is a popular choice, while Venice is a bit wilder. If you're used to that Houston humidity, the dry heat of Los Angeles is a nice change of pace.

Come see all the different neighborhoods and attractions Los Angeles has to offer. Enter your trip details into our smart search engine to see the cheap flights from Houston to LA.

How many flights depart from Houston to Los Angeles on average per day?

On average 102 flights depart from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Los Angeles per day.


Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 5% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 43% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 30% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 22% of flight departures

How long does the flight from Houston to Los Angeles take?

Travelers can expect a nonstop flight to take approximately 4 hours, flying a distance of about 856 miles.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Houston to Los Angeles flights.
Flight FAQs
From Houston to Los Angeles
What percent of flights are delayed?
A delay of 42.5 mins is common
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
On average, all flights from Houston offer a total of 2,333 seats to Los Angeles per day
What is the cheapest airline for this route?
The cheapest airline for this route is United Air Lines Inc. on average. United Air Lines Inc. operates 297 flight per week
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