The cheapest times to fly from IAH to CUU are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • July 23rd to December 16th

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 CUU is early October. Prices can be as high as $1204 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $304 for Wednesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Chihuahua

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Chihuahua (CUU) will usually cost between $336 to $773 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 $360. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $859. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $499 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $683 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to CUU flight.

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

IAH to CUU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to CUU 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 $0.66, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $37 (6%) 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 $585. Return trip prices are from the CUU 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 CUU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 9 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking IAH to CUU

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 CUU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guadalajara (IAH > GDL > CUU)

  • Price for both tickets: $369
  • Average savings: $315 (46.05%)

See IAH to GDL flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (IAH > MEX > CUU)

  • Price for both tickets: $388
  • Average savings: $295 (43.19%)

See IAH to MEX flights

Hack #3: Monterrey (IAH > MTY > CUU)

  • Price for both tickets: $395
  • Average savings: $289 (42.24%)

See IAH to MTY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Roberto Fierro Villalobos International Airport to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 645 miles or 1038 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to CUU flight is about 2 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Chihuahua?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from IAH to CUU.


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 CUU
Destination airport name General Roberto Fierro Villalobos International Airport
City Chihuahua
Country Mexico
Latitude 28.7
Longitude -106


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