The cheapest times to fly from MTR to IAH are

  • January 15th to March 11th
  • April 9th to May 27th
  • October 15th to December 2nd

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 MTR to IAH is late January. Prices can be as high as $1741 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $623 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Monteria (MTR) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $795 to $1178 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $790. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1370. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $579 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $864 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MTR to IAH flight.

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

MTR to IAH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MTR to IAH flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Montería. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IAH, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MTR. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Houston, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Montería. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $45 (5%) 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 $916. Return trip prices are from the IAH to MTR 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 MTR 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 4 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MTR to IAH

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 MTR to IAH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (MTR > BOG > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $636
  • Average savings: $229 (26.45%)

See MTR to MDE flights

Hack #2: Medellin (MTR > MDE > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $710
  • Average savings: $154 (17.82%)

See MTR to BOG flights

Hack #3: Barranquilla (MTR > BAQ > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $769
  • Average savings: $95 (11%)

See MTR to BAQ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, InterJet, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport to Los Garzones Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1930 miles or 3106 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MTR to IAH flight is about 4 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Monteria and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from MTR to IAH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMTR
Origination airport nameLos Garzones Airport

Return Airport

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


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