The cheapest times to fly from MEX to IAH are
- January 8th to March 11th
- May 14th to June 24th
- August 27th to November 4th
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 MEX to IAH is late September. Prices can be as high as $564 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $224 for Tuesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to Houston
Flying from Mexico City (MEX) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $242 to $476 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 $242. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $559. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $317 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $265 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEX to IAH flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MEX to IAH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MEX to IAH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Mexico City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Houston, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Mexico City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $21 (7%) 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 $282. Return trip prices are from the IAH to MEX 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 MEX to IAH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 22 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MEX to IAH? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, InterJet, JetBlue, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport to Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 765 miles or 1231 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MEX to IAH?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEX to IAH flight is about 2 hour 22 minutes.
How many flights go between Mexico City and Houston, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from MEX to IAH.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport|
|Destination airport name||George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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