The cheapest times to fly from IAH to NUE are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 10th 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 NUE is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1662 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $971 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Nuremberg

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Nuremberg (NUE) will usually cost between $972 to $1522 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $1010. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1437. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $427 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1103 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to NUE flight.

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

IAH to NUE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to NUE flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $142 (11%) 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 $1103. Return trip prices are from the NUE 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 NUE 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 35 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 NUE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Muenchen Airport (MUC) in Munich

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from NUE
  • Usually 37.49% less expensive than NUE
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to MUC flights

Destination alternative #2: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from NUE
  • Usually 35.04% less expensive than NUE
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to FRA flights

Destination alternative #3: Ruzyne Airport (PRG) in Prague

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from NUE
  • Usually 13.51% less expensive than NUE
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to PRG flights

Destination alternative #4: Stuttgart Airport (STR) in Stuttgart

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from NUE
  • Usually 5.58% less expensive than NUE
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to STR flights


Flight Hacking IAH to NUE

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 NUE — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $737
  • Average savings: $366 (33.18%)

See IAH to VIE flights

Hack #2: Munich (IAH > MUC > NUE)

  • Price for both tickets: $823
  • Average savings: $280 (25.39%)

See IAH to MUC flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $857
  • Average savings: $246 (22.3%)

See IAH to MAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Austrian, Condor, Delta, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5335 miles or 8586 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to NUE flight is about 10 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Nuremberg?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from IAH to NUE.


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 NUE
Destination airport name Nuernberg Airport
City Nuremberg
Country Germany
Latitude 49.5
Longitude 11.1


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