The cheapest times to fly from IAH to CRP are

  • August 20th to February 25th

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 CRP is early November. Prices can be as high as $389 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $212 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Corpus Christi

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Corpus Christi, TX (CRP) will usually cost between $236 to $355 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $242. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $350. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $108 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $304 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to CRP flight.

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

IAH to CRP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to CRP 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 $0.94, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CRP, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into IAH. 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 $32 (10%) 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 $281. Return trip prices are from the CRP to IAH 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 IAH to CRP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 21 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 CRP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Victoria Regional Airport (VCT) in Victoria, TX

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 62.83% less expensive than CRP
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to VCT flights

Destination alternative #2: San Antonio International Airport (SAT) in San Antonio, TX

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 14.31% less expensive than CRP
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to SAT flights

Destination alternative #3: McAllen Miller International Airport (MFE) in Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 3.29% less expensive than CRP
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to MFE flights

Destination alternative #4: Laredo International Airport (LRD) in Laredo, TX

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 2.63% less expensive than CRP
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to LRD flights

Destination alternative #5: Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport (BRO) in Brownsville, TX

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from CRP
  • Usually 2.14% less expensive than CRP
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to BRO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from IAH to CRP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Iberia, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Corpus Christi International Airport to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 201 miles or 323 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from IAH to CRP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to CRP flight is about 1 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Corpus Christi, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from IAH to CRP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code IAH
Origination airport name George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport
City Houston, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 30
Longitude -95.3

Return Airport

Destination code CRP
Destination airport name Corpus Christi International Airport
City Corpus Christi, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 27.8
Longitude -97.5


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from IAH to CRP tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 26% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave CRP heading for IAH about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Corpus Christi, TX is about 20 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Mesa: 15 minutes late
  • ExpressJet: 16 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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