The cheapest times to fly from IAH to AMA are
- January 8th to February 25th
- April 23rd to May 6th
- July 9th to November 11th (except the weeks of July 23rd and October 1st)
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 IAH to AMA is early December. Prices can be as high as $417 for Friday flights during early March, or as low as $238 for Wednesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Amarillo
Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Amarillo, TX (AMA) will usually cost between $238 to $323 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $238. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $317. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $79 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $248 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to AMA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the IAH to AMA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the IAH to AMA 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 $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $18 (7%) 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 $243. Return trip prices are from the AMA to IAH 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 IAH to AMA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 55 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from IAH to AMA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 517 miles or 832 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from IAH to AMA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to AMA flight is about 1 hour 55 minutes.
How many flights go between Houston, TX and Amarillo, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from IAH to AMA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from IAH to AMA tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 28% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AMA heading for IAH about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Amarillo, TX is about 11 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 23 minutes late
- ExpressJet: 8 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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