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The cheapest times to fly from PHX to HOU are

  • July 30th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 17th and February 12th)

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 PHX to HOU is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $879 for Friday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $294 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $300 to $587 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $316. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $637. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $321 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $375 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to HOU flight.

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

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PHX to HOU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to HOU flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HOU, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PHX. Fridays 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 $78 (18%) 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 $349. Return trip prices are from the HOU to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHX to HOU can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 49 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from PHX to HOU while comparing.

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

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 20.83% less expensive than HOU
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to AUS flights

Destination alternative #2: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 14.15% less expensive than HOU
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to IAH flights

Destination alternative #3: Easterwood Field Airport (CLL) in College Station/Bryan, TX

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 0.93% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to CLL flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to HOU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, JetBlue, Qantas, Southwest, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from William P Hobby Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1018 miles or 1638 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to HOU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to HOU flight is about 2 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from PHX to HOU.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codePHX
Origination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.4
Longitude-112

Return Airport

Destination codeHOU
Destination airport nameWilliam P Hobby Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States
Latitude29.6
Longitude-95.3

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PHX to HOU tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 4% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave HOU heading for PHX about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Houston, TX is about 4 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 9 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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