The cheapest times to fly from HOU to CRP are

  • July 30th to February 18th (except the weeks of November 12th, 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 CRP is late December. Prices can be as high as $1278 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $542 for Tuesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Corpus Christi

Flying from Houston, TX (HOU) to Corpus Christi, TX (CRP) will usually cost between $552 to $605 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $550. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $701. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $151 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $562 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOU to CRP flight.

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

HOU to CRP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HOU to CRP 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 $1.87, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Corpus Christi, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $24 (4%) 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 $571. Return trip prices are from the CRP 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 CRP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 19 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from HOU to CRP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Antonio International Airport (SAT) in San Antonio, TX

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 50.89% less expensive than CRP
  • Nonstop flights available

See HOU to SAT flights

Destination alternative #2: Laredo International Airport (LRD) in Laredo, TX

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 47.33% less expensive than CRP
  • 1-layover flights available

See HOU to LRD flights

Destination alternative #3: McAllen Miller International Airport (MFE) in Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 46.75% less expensive than CRP
  • 1-layover flights available

See HOU to MFE flights

Destination alternative #4: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (BRO) in Brownsville, TX

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 44.97% less expensive than CRP
  • 1-layover flights available

See HOU to BRO flights

Destination alternative #5: Valley International Airport (HRL) in Harlingen/San Benito, TX

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 42.17% less expensive than CRP
  • Nonstop flights available

See HOU to HRL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Southwest, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Corpus Christi International Airport to William P Hobby Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 187 miles or 301 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOU to CRP flight is about 1 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Corpus Christi, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 31 available flights from HOU to CRP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HOU
Origination airport name William P Hobby Airport
City Houston, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 29.6
Longitude -95.3

Return Airport

Destination code CRP
Destination airport name Corpus Christi International Airport
City Corpus Christi, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 27.8
Longitude -97.5


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from HOU to CRP tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 15% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CRP heading for HOU about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Corpus Christi, TX is about 1 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 10 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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