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The cheapest times to fly from JAX to HOU are

  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, and December 17th)

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 JAX to HOU is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2597 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $308 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Jacksonville, FL (JAX) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $325 to $482 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $324. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1859. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1535 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $382 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAX to HOU flight.

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

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JAX to HOU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAX to HOU flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Jacksonville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HOU, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JAX. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Houston, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Jacksonville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $93 (20%) 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 $362. Return trip prices are from the HOU to JAX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from JAX to HOU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 27 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from JAX to HOU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Austin – Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) in Austin, TX

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 19.63% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAX to AUS flights

Destination alternative #2: Easterwood Field Airport (CLL) in College Station/Bryan, TX

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 8.12% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See JAX to CLL flights

Destination alternative #3: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 0.79% less expensive than HOU
  • Nonstop flights available

See JAX to IAH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JAX to HOU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from William P Hobby Airport to Jacksonville International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 814 miles or 1310 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JAX to HOU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAX to HOU flight is about 2 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Jacksonville, FL and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from JAX to HOU.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code JAX
Origination airport name Jacksonville International Airport
City Jacksonville, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -81.7

Return Airport

Destination code HOU
Destination airport name William P Hobby Airport
City Houston, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 29.6
Longitude -95.3

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from JAX to HOU tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 0% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave HOU heading for JAX about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Houston, TX is about 7 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 9 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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