The cheapest times to fly from HOU to MFR are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from HOU to MFR is early December. Prices can be as high as $2017 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $337 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Medford

Flying from Houston, TX (HOU) to Medford, OR (MFR) will usually cost between $374 to $914 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $429. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1046. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $617 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $557 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOU to MFR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HOU to MFR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

HOU to MFR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HOU to MFR flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $264 (37%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $466. Return trip prices are from the MFR to HOU flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from HOU to MFR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from HOU to MFR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mahlon Sweet Field Airport (EUG) in Eugene, OR

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from MFR
  • Usually 5.75% less expensive than MFR
  • 2-layover flights available

See HOU to EUG flights


Flight Hacking HOU to MFR

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from HOU to MFR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (HOU > SEA > MFR)

  • Price for both tickets: $485
  • Average savings: $72 (12.88%)

See HOU to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HOU to MFR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Rogue Valley International – Medford Airport to William P Hobby Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1763 miles or 2837 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HOU to MFR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOU to MFR flight is about 4 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Medford, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from HOU to MFR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHOU
Origination airport nameWilliam P Hobby Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMFR
Destination airport nameRogue Valley International – Medford Airport
CityMedford, OR
Countrythe United States


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