The cheapest times to fly from HOU to SYR are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 19th)
  • August 6th 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 HOU to SYR is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1563 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $287 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Syracuse

Flying from Houston, TX (HOU) to Syracuse, NY (SYR) will usually cost between $292 to $649 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $305. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $777. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $472 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $386 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOU to SYR flight.

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

HOU to SYR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HOU to SYR flight is much 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 $0.17, which is 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 $160 (31%) 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 $361. Return trip prices are from the SYR 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 SYR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 31 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 SYR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in Buffalo, NY

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from SYR
  • Usually 13.47% less expensive than SYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See HOU to BUF flights

Destination alternative #2: Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport (AVP) in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from SYR
  • Usually 4.40% less expensive than SYR
  • 1-layover flights available

See HOU to AVP flights

Destination alternative #3: Williamsport Regional Airport (IPT) in Williamsport, PA

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from SYR
  • Usually 3.37% less expensive than SYR
  • 2-layover flights available

See HOU to IPT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Syracuse Hancock International Airport to William P Hobby Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1409 miles or 2268 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOU to SYR flight is about 3 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Syracuse, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from HOU to SYR.


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 SYR
Destination airport name Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City Syracuse, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -76.1


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