The cheapest times to fly from IAH to AMS are
- January 8th to March 18th
- August 27th to December 9th
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 AMS is early October. Prices can be as high as $1503 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $651 for Monday flights around early October.
When to Fly to Amsterdam
Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Amsterdam (AMS) will usually cost between $691 to $1326 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $744. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1327. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $584 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $896 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to AMS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the IAH to AMS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the IAH to AMS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AMS, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into IAH. 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 $78 (8%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $904. Return trip prices are from the AMS 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 AMS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 59 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from IAH to AMS while comparing.
- 111 miles (179 km) away from AMS
- Usually 8.15% less expensive than AMS
- 1-layover flights available
- 98 miles (158 km) away from AMS
- Usually 0.67% less expensive than AMS
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking IAH to AMS
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 IAH to AMS — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $640
- Average savings: $256 (28.53%)
- Price for both tickets: $663
- Average savings: $233 (26.02%)
- Price for both tickets: $672
- Average savings: $224 (24.96%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from IAH to AMS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, COPA, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, InterJet, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Schiphol Airport to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5001 miles or 8048 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from IAH to AMS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to AMS flight is about 9 hour 59 minutes.
How many flights go between Houston, TX and Amsterdam?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from IAH to AMS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Schiphol Airport|
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