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The cheapest times to fly from IAH to JAC are

  • January 15th to February 4th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th 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 JAC is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1029 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $282 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.

 

When to Fly to Jackson

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Jackson, WY (JAC) will usually cost between $402 to $719 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $417. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $736. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $320 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $499 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to JAC flight.

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

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IAH to JAC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to JAC 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 $0.25, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Jackson, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $142 (24%) 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 $438. Return trip prices are from the JAC to IAH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from IAH to JAC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 16 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 JAC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pocatello Regional Airport (PIH) in Pocatello, ID

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from JAC
  • Usually 12.22% less expensive than JAC
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to PIH flights

Destination alternative #2: Idaho Falls Regional Airport (IDA) in Idaho Falls, ID

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from JAC
  • Usually 8.62% less expensive than JAC
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to IDA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1265 miles or 2036 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to JAC flight is about 3 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Jackson, WY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from IAH to JAC.

 

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 JAC
Destination airport name Jackson Hole Airport
City Jackson, WY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -110.7

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from IAH to JAC tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 50% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 25% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave JAC heading for IAH about 24 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Jackson, WY is about 16 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • United: 24 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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