The cheapest times to fly from IAH to GVA are

  • January 15th to April 1st (except the week of March 12th)
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 GVA is early October. Prices can be as high as $1681 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $758 for Monday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Geneva

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Geneva (GVA) will usually cost between $758 to $1610 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 $789. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1517. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $728 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1018 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to GVA flight.

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

IAH to GVA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to GVA flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GVA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into IAH. Saturdays 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 $97 (9%) 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 $969. Return trip prices are from the GVA 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 GVA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 26 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 IAH to GVA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Malpensa Airport (MXP) in Milan

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from GVA
  • Usually 34.33% less expensive than GVA
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to MXP flights

Destination alternative #2: Zurich Airport (ZRH) in Zurich

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from GVA
  • Usually 29.47% less expensive than GVA
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to ZRH flights

Destination alternative #3: Torino Airport (TRN) in Turin

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from GVA
  • Usually 5.75% less expensive than GVA
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to TRN flights

Destination alternative #4: Euro Airport (BSL) in Mulhouse

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from GVA
  • Usually 5.21% less expensive than GVA
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to BSL flights


Flight Hacking IAH to GVA

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 GVA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Vienna (IAH > VIE > GVA)

  • Price for both tickets: $687
  • Average savings: $332 (32.56%)

See IAH to VIE flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (IAH > BOS > GVA)

  • Price for both tickets: $717
  • Average savings: $302 (29.62%)

See IAH to BOS flights

Hack #3: Manchester (IAH > MAN > GVA)

  • Price for both tickets: $791
  • Average savings: $228 (22.35%)

See IAH to MAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Geneva Airport to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5250 miles or 8449 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to GVA flight is about 10 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Geneva?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from IAH to GVA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeIAH
Origination airport nameGeorge Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeGVA
Destination airport nameGeneva Airport


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