Cheap flights from Houston to New York (IAH - NYC)

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The best prices from Houston to New York are usually found in August or July, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best IAH to NYC flight in 2022: compare Houston to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
IAH - NYC
Price
$123 - $297
NYC
Temperature
33.8 - 77 °F
NYC
Rainfall
2.8 - 4.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 43% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$123

From Houston to New York (NYC)

One-way from

$102

One-way flight from Houston to New York (NYC)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to New York (IAH - NYC)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Houston to New York is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 18% on airfare.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Houston to New York?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 25% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 32% 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 61 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 Houston to New York 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $239, or $302 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Houston to New York?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to New York. Flights to New York from Houston in August are about $218 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $28.

Cheap flights from Houston to New York in May, June 2022

The best prices found for IAH to NYC flights for May, June
2 Jun - 4 Jun
$152pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
26 May - 28 May
$177pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
18 May - 1 Jun
$181pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to New York 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Houston found for this year
25 Aug - 27 Aug
$115pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
24 Aug - 26 Aug
$119pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
25 Aug - 27 Aug
$135pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to New York from Houston

Save time with Houston to New York direct flight deals
25 Aug - 27 Aug
$135pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
24 Aug - 30 Aug
$146pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
27 Aug - 31 Aug
$148pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Houston, departing today and this week
26 May - 28 May
$177pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
21 May - 28 May
$187pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
21 May - 1 Jun
$189pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to New York from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to New York
7:47 am - 7:05 am
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
22h 18m
HOU - EWR
Allegiant Air
$102
Kiwi.com
1:09 pm - 5:45 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 36m
IAH - EWR
Spirit Airlines
$103
JustFly
7:35 am - 12:00 pm
JetBlue
Nonstop
3h 25m
IAH - JFK
JetBlue

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Flight FAQs

From Houston to New York

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Delta flying from Houston to New York have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Houston to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to New York for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $115, but on average you can expect to pay $155.

Are there nonstop flights from Houston to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Houston to New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to New York is less than $162.

Are there last-minute flights available from Houston to New York for under $200?

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

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($146), offers the cheapest pricing from Houston to New York. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 32% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $74. However, be on the lookout for offers from Allegiant Air and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Houston to New York for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from Houston to New York?

Most travelers choose Houston Hobby - Newark, Houston George Bush Intcntl - New York LaGuardia or Houston Hobby - New York LaGuardia when deciding on the best route from Houston to New York.

What are the cheapest flights from Houston to New York?

The cheapest flight price from Houston to New York is $94. On average you can expect to pay $312. The most popular route, (Houston Hobby - Newark), can usually be booked for $148.

What are the most reliable airlines from Houston to New York?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Houston to New York consider choosing Icelandair (100%), Royal Air Maroc (100%) or Etihad Airways (100%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Houston to New York?

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue are the most popular airlines when flying from Houston to New York.

How long is the flight from Houston to New York?

Your nonstop flight from Houston to New York City should take between three and a half and four hours. If you land at Newark Liberty International Airport, you may be able to shave a few minutes off that time.

Which airlines operate flights from Houston to New York?

United Airlines, Delta Airlines and Spirit Airlines fly to New York City from George Bush Intercontinental Airport, and Southwest and jetBlue fly from William P. Hobby Airport.

How frequent are flights between Houston and New York City?

With more than 30 direct flights from Houston to New York City each day, it's easy to find the flight times you want. Look for flights beginning at 6 a.m. and running till about 8 p.m.

Which airports serve Houston to New York City?

In Houston, you can get to New York City flying from either George Bush Intercontinental Airport or William P. Hobby Airport. Flights from Houston land at all three of New York's major airports: JFK, LaGuardia and Newark International.

Which direct flight route between Houston and New York City is cheapest?

Fares from Houston to New York City vary more according to airline than route. Check out Spirit Airlines' flight from George Bush Airport to Newark, and look for the lowest fares offered by Southwest flying from Hobby to LaGuardia.New Yorkers prize their public parks, and when you're visiting from Houston, you're likely to treasure them, too, as you troll through Central Park to enjoy street musicians, the Central Park Zoo, or ice skating during the winter. Maybe you'll prefer to take a break from sightseeing or business meetings by walking the High Line, the elevated park running through the Lower West Side. New York City is a city filled with astonishing art, so make a point of visiting the Frick Museum, the Museum of Modern Art, or the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Don't miss seeing the latest hot shows on Broadway to enjoy the best of theater anywhere in the world.Your flight from Houston to New York takes you from one of the country's top cities to one of the world's. Check out our smart search engine to find flights at the times most convenient to you with the cheapest prices.

Which airlines fly directly from Houston to New York?

Because Houston and New York are very large metropolitan cities in the United States, it is not surprising that you can choose from several nonstop flights to New York. United Airlines and Delta Airlines both offer a nonstop flight from George Bush Intercontinental Airport to New York LaGuardia Airport. If you are traveling to Newark International Airport, you will find that Spirit Airlines and United Airlines both offer nonstop flights from Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport. For passengers who want to travel nonstop to John F. Kennedy International Airport from George Bush Intercontinental Airport, JetBlue also offers a nonstop flight between these two airports.

What are the stopover options between Houston and New York?

In addition to the nonstop flights that are available between these two cities, there are also quite a few one-stop flights that make this trip. American Airlines offers a one-stop flight that departs from George Bush Intercontinental Airport with service to John F. Kennedy International Airport with a layover at either Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW), Miami International Airport (MIA), or Charlotte Douglas Airport (CLT). If you are looking for a one-stop flight from Houston to New York LaGuardia Airport, Spirit Airlines has an option with a layover at Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) and American Airlines offers a flight with a layover at Charlotte Douglas Airport. If you are looking for a one-stop flight that travels to Newark Liberty International Airport, Spirit Airlines and Frontier Airlines both have options with a layover at Orlando Airport (MCO). American Airlines also offers a one-stop flight on this route with a layover at Charlotte Douglas Airport, and United Airlines offers a one-stop flight with a layover at either Washington Reagan-National Airport (DCA) or Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Houston to New York?

Because Houston and New York are both cities within the United States, US citizens traveling on this route will need neither a passport nor a visa to make this trip. A valid form of photo ID is required for passengers boarding flights on this route, however. An important thing to remember about traveling on domestic flights in the United States is that in the very near future, passengers will need to present a REAL ID to board these flights.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New York, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New York from Houston?

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

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

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 New York.

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

Do I need a test to fly back to Houston from New York?

Returning to Houston from New York

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York 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 New York are not required to quarantine after entering Houston.

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Alternative routes for Houston to New York

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Houston to New York.
Flight duration from Houston to New York
3h 41m
Average temperature for May in New York
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in New York
3.8 ″

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Top 7 airlines flying from Houston to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Houston to New York 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
$12 $22 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
$58 $212 No cancel fee 65%
JetBlue
$78 $220 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$86 $408 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$86 $363 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$88 $285 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$266 $506 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Houston to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from Houston towards New York.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 45% of IAH to NYC departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 43% of IAH to NYC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 7% of IAH to NYC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 5% of IAH to NYC departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Houston to New York
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Houston to New York.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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