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The cheapest times to fly from IAH to LGB are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 LGB is early December. Prices can be as high as $1137 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $312 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Long Beach

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Long Beach, CA (LGB) will usually cost between $315 to $580 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $318. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $756. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $438 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $365 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to LGB flight.

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

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IAH to LGB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to LGB 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 $0.17, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $134 (28%) 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 $337. Return trip prices are from the LGB 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 LGB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 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 LGB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 17 miles (27 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 31.96% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 22.36% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to SAN flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 6.45% less expensive than LGB
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to BUR flights

Destination alternative #4: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 3.29% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to ONT flights

Destination alternative #5: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 19 miles (31 km) away from LGB
  • Usually 2.06% less expensive than LGB
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to SNA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 37 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Bangkok Airways, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lao Airlines, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, United, Vietnam Airlines, WestJet, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1361 miles or 2190 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to LGB flight is about 3 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Long Beach, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from IAH to LGB.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeIAH
Origination airport nameGeorge Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States
Latitude30
Longitude-95.3

Return Airport

Destination codeLGB
Destination airport nameLong Beach Airport
CityLong Beach, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.8
Longitude-118.2

 

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