The cheapest times to fly from HOU to SPU are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 9th to May 13th
  • July 30th to August 19th
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the week of September 24th)

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 SPU is mid August. Prices can be as high as $7002 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1183 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Split

Flying from Houston, TX (HOU) to Split (SPU) will usually cost between $1352 to $1909 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 $1366. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2466. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1101 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1513 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOU to SPU flight.

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

HOU to SPU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HOU to SPU flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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. 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 $298 (17%) 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 $1519. Return trip prices are from the SPU 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 SPU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 24 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 SPU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sarajevo Airport (SJJ) in Sarajevo

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from SPU
  • Usually 23.21% less expensive than SPU
  • Nonstop flights available

See HOU to SJJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Dubrovnik Airport (DBV) in Dubrovnik

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from SPU
  • Usually 0.83% less expensive than SPU
  • 2-layover flights available

See HOU to DBV flights


Flight Hacking HOU to SPU

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 SPU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (HOU > MXP > SPU)

  • Price for both tickets: $938
  • Average savings: $575 (38%)

See HOU to MXP flights

Hack #2: Manchester (HOU > MAN > SPU)

  • Price for both tickets: $942
  • Average savings: $571 (37.72%)

See HOU to MAN flights

Hack #3: Vienna (HOU > VIE > SPU)

  • Price for both tickets: $952
  • Average savings: $561 (37.09%)

See HOU to VIE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Croatia, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Split Airport to William P Hobby Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5785 miles or 9310 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOU to SPU flight is about 11 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Split?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from HOU to SPU.


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 SPU
Destination airport name Split Airport
City Split
Country Croatia
Latitude 43.5
Longitude 16.3


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