The cheapest times to fly from MUC to IAH are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • September 3rd to December 9th

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 MUC to IAH is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1251 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $634 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Munich (MUC) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $642 to $1190 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $648. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1208. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $559 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $757 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MUC to IAH flight.

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

MUC to IAH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MUC to IAH flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Munich. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IAH, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MUC. Saturdays 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 $93 (11%) 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 $796. Return trip prices are from the IAH to MUC 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 MUC to IAH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 43 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking MUC 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 MUC to IAH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (MUC > DUB > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $624
  • Average savings: $133 (17.51%)

See MUC to CPH flights

Hack #2: Copenhagen (MUC > CPH > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $660
  • Average savings: $97 (12.82%)

See MUC to DUB flights

Hack #3: Istanbul (MUC > IST > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $667
  • Average savings: $89 (11.8%)

See MUC to IST flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5404 miles or 8697 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MUC to IAH flight is about 10 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Munich and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from MUC to IAH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MUC
Origination airport name Muenchen Airport
City Munich
Country Germany
Latitude 48.4
Longitude 11.8

Return Airport

Destination code IAH
Destination airport name George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport
City Houston, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 30
Longitude -95.3


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