The cheapest times to fly from HOU to KOA are
- January 1st to February 18th
- July 30th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)
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 KOA is mid August. Prices can be as high as $1708 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $506 for Wednesday flights around mid August.
When to Fly to Kailua-Kona
Flying from Houston, TX (HOU) to Kona, HI (KOA) will usually cost between $615 to $1012 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $609. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $1077. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $467 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $826 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOU to KOA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HOU to KOA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the HOU to KOA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $116 (12%) 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 $780. Return trip prices are from the KOA to HOU 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 HOU to KOA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 53 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 KOA while comparing.
- 84 miles (135 km) away from KOA
- Usually 0.85% less expensive than KOA
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking HOU to KOA
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 KOA — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $760
- Average savings: $67 (8.05%)
- Price for both tickets: $808
- Average savings: $19 (2.24%)
- Price for both tickets: $823
- Average savings: $3 (0.36%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from HOU to KOA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Air Serbia, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, El Al, Eurowings, Hawaiian, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Southwest, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport to William P Hobby Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 3833 miles or 6169 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from HOU to KOA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOU to KOA flight is about 7 hour 53 minutes.
How many flights go between Houston, TX and Kona, HI?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from HOU to KOA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||William P Hobby Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Ellison Onizuka Kona International at Keahole Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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