The cheapest times to fly from IAH to VPS are
- January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 23rd to May 6th
- August 6th to November 18th
- December 3rd 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 VPS is late September. Prices can be as high as $734 for Friday flights during early March, or as low as $162 for Wednesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to Destin
Flying from Houston, TX (IAH) to Valparaiso, FL (VPS) will usually cost between $162 to $439 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $162. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $491. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $329 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $308 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAH to VPS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the IAH to VPS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the IAH to VPS 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 $0.36, which is a bit above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Destin, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Houston. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $84 (25%) 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 $256. Return trip prices are from the VPS to IAH flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from IAH to VPS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 56 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from IAH to VPS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport to George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 527 miles or 848 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from IAH to VPS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAH to VPS flight is about 1 hour 56 minutes.
How many flights go between Houston, TX and Valparaiso, FL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from IAH to VPS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from IAH to VPS tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 35% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave VPS heading for IAH about 30 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Valparaiso, FL is about 34 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Mesa: 44 minutes late
- ExpressJet: 22 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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