The cheapest times to fly from IAH to MVD are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • 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 MVD is mid October. Prices can be as high as $2270 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1122 for Monday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Montevideo

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Montevideo (MVD) will usually cost between $1179 to $1963 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1178. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2159. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $982 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1495 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to MVD flight.

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

IAH to MVD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to MVD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Montevideo, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $83 (5%) 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 $1486. Return trip prices are from the MVD 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 MVD 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 16 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 MVD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ministro Pistarini Airport (EZE) in Ezeiza

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from MVD
  • Usually 19.10% less expensive than MVD
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to EZE flights

Destination alternative #2: Aeroparque Jorge Newbery Airport (AEP) in Buenos Aires

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from MVD
  • Usually 17.66% less expensive than MVD
  • 2-layover flights available

See IAH to AEP flights


Flight Hacking IAH to MVD

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 MVD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (IAH > JFK > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $935
  • Average savings: $561 (37.49%)

See IAH to JFK flights

Hack #2: Lima (IAH > LIM > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $947
  • Average savings: $549 (36.69%)

See IAH to LIM flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (IAH > EWR > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $997
  • Average savings: $499 (33.34%)

See IAH to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Canada, American, Avianca, Azul, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5157 miles or 8299 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to MVD flight is about 10 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Montevideo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from IAH to MVD.


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 MVD
Destination airport name Carrasco International Airport
City Montevideo
Country Uruguay
Latitude -34.8
Longitude -56


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