The cheapest times to fly from GUC to IAH are
- June 4th to July 1st (except the week of June 18th)
- July 16th to October 21st (except the weeks of July 30th, August 27th, and October 8th)
- December 17th to March 11th (except the weeks of January 1st and February 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 GUC to IAH is late January. Prices can be as high as $883 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $396 for Wednesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Houston
Flying from Gunnison, CO (GUC) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $408 to $691 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $411. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $681. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $269 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $499 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GUC to IAH flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GUC to IAH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the GUC to IAH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Gunnison. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday 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 $93 (16%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $475. Return trip prices are from the IAH to GUC 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 GUC to IAH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 35 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from GUC to IAH? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport to Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 886 miles or 1426 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from GUC to IAH?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop GUC to IAH flight is about 2 hour 35 minutes.
How many flights go between Gunnison, CO and Houston, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from GUC to IAH.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from GUC to IAH tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 23% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 32% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave IAH heading for GUC about 11 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Houston, TX is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Mesa: 11 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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