The cheapest times to fly from HOU to TPE are

  • January 22nd to May 20th (except the weeks of March 5th and April 30th)
  • August 20th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 1st and 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 TPE is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $2611 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $914 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Taipei

Flying from Houston, TX (HOU) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $917 to $1572 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $954. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1706. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $752 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1019 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HOU to TPE flight.

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

HOU to TPE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HOU to TPE flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Taipei, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $201 (14%) 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 $1033. Return trip prices are from the TPE 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 TPE 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 17 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 TPE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Changle Airport (FOC) in Fuzhou

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from TPE
  • Usually 11.29% less expensive than TPE
  • 2-layover flights available

See HOU to FOC flights


Flight Hacking HOU to TPE

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 TPE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (HOU > LAX > TPE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1019
  • Average savings: $1 (0.05%)

See HOU to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7946 miles or 12788 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HOU to TPE flight is about 15 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Taipei?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from HOU to TPE.


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 TPE
Destination airport name Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
City Taipei
Country Taiwan
Latitude 25.1
Longitude 121.2


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