The cheapest times to fly from EWR to IAH are
- January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
- July 30th to November 18th
- December 3rd to December 16th
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 EWR to IAH is early December. Prices can be as high as $854 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $222 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Houston
Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $225 to $418 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 $229. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $413. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $184 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $294 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to IAH flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the EWR to IAH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the EWR to IAH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far 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 $66 (20%) 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 $270. Return trip prices are from the IAH to EWR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from EWR to IAH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 30 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from EWR to IAH? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1398 miles or 2250 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from EWR to IAH?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to IAH flight is about 3 hour 30 minutes.
How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Houston, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from EWR to IAH.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Newark Liberty International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from EWR to IAH tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 37% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave IAH heading for EWR about 27 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Houston, TX is about 22 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- United: 29 minutes late
- Spirit: 7 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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