The cheapest times to fly from ODS to IAH are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • March 19th to June 10th (except the week of April 9th)
  • August 20th to October 14th

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 ODS to IAH is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1552 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $805 for Wednesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Odessa (ODS) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $821 to $1255 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $911. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1286. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $376 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1040 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ODS to IAH flight.

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

ODS to IAH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ODS to IAH flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Odesa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far 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 ODS. 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 $165 (14%) 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 $958. Return trip prices are from the IAH to ODS 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 ODS 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 12 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Istanbul (ODS > IST > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $622
  • Average savings: $418 (40.17%)

See ODS to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ODS > JFK > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $815
  • Average savings: $225 (21.63%)

See ODS to IST flights

Hack #3: Kiev (ODS > KBP > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $889
  • Average savings: $152 (14.57%)

See ODS to KBP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6174 miles or 9936 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ODS to IAH flight is about 12 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Odessa and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from ODS to IAH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ODS
Origination airport name Odessa International Airport
City Odessa
Country Ukraine
Latitude 46.4
Longitude 30.7

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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