The cheapest times to fly from LEI to HOU are

  • January 15th to June 17th (except the weeks of February 19th, February 26th, and May 28th)
  • October 15th to October 28th

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 LEI to HOU is early May. Prices can be as high as $2497 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $721 for Tuesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Almeria (LEI) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $838 to $1820 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $847. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1668. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $822 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1208 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEI to HOU flight.

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

LEI to HOU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEI to HOU flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Almería. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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 to Houston, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Almería. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $310 (20%) 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 $1160. Return trip prices are from the HOU to LEI 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 LEI to HOU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 17 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 LEI to HOU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 12.00% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEI to IAH flights


Flight Hacking LEI to HOU

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 LEI to HOU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (LEI > LGA > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $870
  • Average savings: $339 (28.02%)

See LEI to LGW flights

Hack #2: London (LEI > LGW > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $873
  • Average savings: $335 (27.73%)

See LEI to LGA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LEI > JFK > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $874
  • Average savings: $334 (27.65%)

See LEI to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5171 miles or 8322 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEI to HOU flight is about 10 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Almeria and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from LEI to HOU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LEI
Origination airport name Almeria Airport
City Almeria
Country Spain
Latitude 36.8
Longitude -2.4

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


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