The cheapest times to fly from MHK to IAH are

  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 30th to September 30th (except the week of August 20th)
  • October 22nd to November 18th
  • December 24th to February 25th

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 MHK to IAH is early December. Prices can be as high as $863 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $361 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Manhattan/Ft. Riley, KS (MHK) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $372 to $446 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $375. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $625. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $249 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $384 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MHK to IAH flight.

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

MHK to IAH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MHK to IAH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Manhattan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $36 (9%) 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 $380. Return trip prices are from the IAH to MHK 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 MHK to IAH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 8 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 MHK to IAH while comparing.

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

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from IAH
  • Usually 6.77% less expensive than IAH
  • 1-layover flights available

See MHK to AUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport to Manhattan Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 637 miles or 1025 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MHK to IAH flight is about 2 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Manhattan/Ft. Riley, KS and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 31 available flights from MHK to IAH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMHK
Origination airport nameManhattan Regional Airport
CityManhattan/Ft. Riley, KS
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeIAH
Destination airport nameGeorge Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States


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