The cheapest times to fly from HOU to TIF are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the weeks of January 15th and February 5th)
  • March 19th to July 15th (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
  • September 3rd to October 21st (except the week of October 8th)

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 TIF is mid March. Prices can be as high as $14800 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $1426 for Friday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Taif

Flying from Houston, TX (HOU) to Taif (TIF) will usually cost between $1444 to $9979 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $2307. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $6110. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3804 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3414 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOU to TIF flight.

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

HOU to TIF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HOU to TIF flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TIF, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into HOU. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Taif, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $3005 (50%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2804. Return trip prices are from the TIF 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 TIF can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 6 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 TIF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: King Abdulaziz International Airport (JED) in Jeddah

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from TIF
  • Usually 62.77% less expensive than TIF
  • 2-layover flights available

See HOU to JED flights


Flight Hacking HOU to TIF

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 TIF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuwait (HOU > KWI > TIF)

  • Price for both tickets: $1302
  • Average savings: $2112 (61.86%)

See HOU to KWI flights

Hack #2: Dubai (HOU > DXB > TIF)

  • Price for both tickets: $1342
  • Average savings: $2072 (60.69%)

See HOU to DXB flights

Hack #3: Cairo (HOU > CAI > TIF)

  • Price for both tickets: $1369
  • Average savings: $2045 (59.91%)

See HOU to CAI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, CSA, Delta, JetBlue, KLM, Saudia, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7841 miles or 12619 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOU to TIF flight is about 15 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Taif?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from HOU to TIF.


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 TIF
Destination airport name Taif International Airport
City Taif
Country Saudi Arabia
Latitude 21.5
Longitude 40.5


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