The cheapest times to fly from IAH to PBG are

  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • August 20th to September 23rd
  • October 15th to November 18th

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 PBG is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $924 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $354 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Plattsburgh

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Plattsburgh, NY (PBG) will usually cost between $364 to $819 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 $386. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $585. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $199 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $454 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to PBG flight.

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

IAH to PBG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to PBG 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 $0.18, 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 $305 (43%) 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 $395. Return trip prices are from the PBG 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 PBG 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 48 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 PBG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ottawa Macdonald Cartier International Airport (YOW) in Ottawa

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 18.41% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to YOW flights

Destination alternative #2: Albany International Airport (ALB) in Albany, NY

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 17.09% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to ALB flights

Destination alternative #3: Burlington International Airport (BTV) in Burlington, VT

  • 20 miles (32 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 9.81% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to BTV flights

Destination alternative #4: Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) in Montreal

  • 58 miles (93 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 8.27% less expensive than PBG
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAH to YUL flights

Destination alternative #5: Watertown International Airport (ART) in Watertown, NY

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from PBG
  • Usually 5.73% less expensive than PBG
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to ART flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1563 miles or 2515 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to PBG flight is about 3 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Plattsburgh, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from IAH to PBG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeIAH
Origination airport nameGeorge Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codePBG
Destination airport namePlattsburgh International Airport
CityPlattsburgh, NY
Countrythe United States


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