The cheapest times to fly from IAH to HAV are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the weeks of January 8th and February 5th)
  • May 14th to July 22nd
  • October 8th to December 16th (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 HAV is mid June. Prices can be as high as $1050 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $507 for Tuesday flights around mid June.


When to Fly to Havana

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Havana (HAV) will usually cost between $507 to $693 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid June with an average ticket price of $509. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $745. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $235 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $571 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to HAV flight.

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

IAH to HAV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to HAV 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 $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Havana, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $52 (9%) 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 $568. Return trip prices are from the HAV 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 HAV can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 40 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 HAV while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Key West International Airport (EYW) in Key West, FL

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from HAV
  • Usually 30.24% less expensive than HAV
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to EYW flights

Destination alternative #2: Juan Gualberto Gomez International Airport (VRA) in Varadero

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from HAV
  • Usually 10.25% less expensive than HAV
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to VRA flights


Flight Hacking IAH to HAV

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 HAV — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Cancun (IAH > CUN > HAV)

  • Price for both tickets: $474
  • Average savings: $97 (16.91%)

See IAH to CUN flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (IAH > MIA > HAV)

  • Price for both tickets: $505
  • Average savings: $66 (11.48%)

See IAH to MIA flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (IAH > ORD > HAV)

  • Price for both tickets: $516
  • Average savings: $55 (9.64%)

See IAH to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Jose Marti International Airport to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 933 miles or 1502 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to HAV flight is about 2 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Havana?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from IAH to HAV.


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 HAV
Destination airport name Jose Marti International Airport
City Havana
Country Cuba
Latitude 23
Longitude -82.4


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