The cheapest times to fly from PPN to HOU are

  • January 8th to February 11th
  • July 30th to September 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 PPN to HOU is early February. Prices can be as high as $3007 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1058 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Popayan (PPN) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $1102 to $2809 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $1102. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2881. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1779 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1332 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PPN to HOU flight.

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

PPN to HOU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PPN to HOU flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Popayán. 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

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $356 (19%) 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 $1571. Return trip prices are from the HOU to PPN 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 PPN to HOU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 1 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 PPN to HOU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 37.91% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See PPN to IAH flights


Flight Hacking PPN to HOU

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 PPN to HOU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (PPN > BOG > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $886
  • Average savings: $447 (33.52%)

See PPN to MIA flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (PPN > MIA > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $928
  • Average savings: $404 (30.33%)

See PPN to BOG flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (PPN > FLL > HOU)

  • Price for both tickets: $933
  • Average savings: $400 (29.99%)

See PPN to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from William P Hobby Airport to Machangara Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2242 miles or 3608 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PPN to HOU flight is about 5 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Popayan and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from PPN to HOU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePPN
Origination airport nameMachangara Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeHOU
Destination airport nameWilliam P Hobby Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States


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