The cheapest times to fly from IAH to ULV are

  • April 2nd to October 7th (except the week of July 30th)

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 ULV is mid May. Prices can be as high as $7834 for Sunday flights during late October to early November, or as low as $857 for Wednesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Ulyanovsk

Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Ulyanovsk (ULV) will usually cost between $867 to $7736 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1020. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October to early November, with an average price of $7088. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6068 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2627 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to ULV flight.

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

IAH to ULV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAH to ULV flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Houston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ULV, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into IAH. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Ulyanovsk, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2638 (50%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1884. Return trip prices are from the ULV 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 ULV can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 11 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 ULV while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kurumoch Airport (KUF) in Samara

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from ULV
  • Usually 55.69% less expensive than ULV
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to KUF flights

Destination alternative #2: Kazan Airport (KZN) in Kazan

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from ULV
  • Usually 54.19% less expensive than ULV
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAH to KZN flights


Flight Hacking IAH to ULV

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 ULV — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (IAH > VKO > ULV)

  • Price for both tickets: $897
  • Average savings: $1730 (65.85%)

See IAH to VKO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (IAH > SVO > ULV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1046
  • Average savings: $1582 (60.2%)

See IAH to SVO flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (IAH > LAX > ULV)

  • Price for both tickets: $1200
  • Average savings: $1428 (54.34%)

See IAH to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6222 miles or 10013 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to ULV flight is about 12 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Houston, TX and Ulyanovsk?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from IAH to ULV.


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 ULV
Destination airport name Ulyanovsk Baratayevka Airport
City Ulyanovsk
Country Russia
Latitude 54.3
Longitude 48.2


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