The cheapest times to fly from RSW to HOU are
- January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 5th)
- April 9th to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 16th and May 7th)
- August 6th to November 11th (except the week of October 8th)
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 RSW to HOU is early September. Prices can be as high as $1603 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $308 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Houston
Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $326 to $536 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $317. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $699. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $382 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $332 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to HOU flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RSW to HOU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the RSW to HOU flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Myers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $56 (14%) 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 $353. Return trip prices are from the HOU to RSW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from RSW to HOU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 31 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 RSW to HOU while comparing.
- 148 miles (238 km) away from HOU
- Usually 9.65% less expensive than HOU
- 1-layover flights available
- 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
- Usually 0.90% less expensive than HOU
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from RSW to HOU? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from William P Hobby Airport to Southwest Florida International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 851 miles or 1370 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from RSW to HOU?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to HOU flight is about 2 hour 31 minutes.
How many flights go between Fort Myers, FL and Houston, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from RSW to HOU.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Southwest Florida International Airport|
|City||Fort Myers, FL|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||William P Hobby Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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