The cheapest times to fly from RFP to IAH are

  • March 19th to May 13th
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the week of November 12th)
  • December 24th to February 25th (except the week of January 1st)

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 RFP to IAH is early August. Prices can be as high as $5381 for Tuesday flights during mid November, or as low as $1114 for Thursday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Raiatea (RFP) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $1165 to $5381 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $1661. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid November, with an average price of $4031. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2370 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3739 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RFP to IAH flight.

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

RFP to IAH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RFP to IAH flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Raiatea. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.47, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Houston, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Raiatea. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1505 (40%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1627. Return trip prices are from the IAH to RFP 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 RFP to IAH can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 52 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (RFP > LAX > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $2851
  • Average savings: $889 (23.76%)

See RFP to LAS flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (RFP > LAS > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $3024
  • Average savings: $716 (19.14%)

See RFP to LAX flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (RFP > SEA > IAH)

  • Price for both tickets: $3069
  • Average savings: $670 (17.92%)

See RFP to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Tahiti, Air Tahiti Nui, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4934 miles or 7940 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RFP to IAH flight is about 9 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Raiatea and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from RFP to IAH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RFP
Origination airport name Raiatea Uturoa Airport
City Raiatea
Country French Polynesia
Latitude -16.7
Longitude -151.5

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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