The cheapest times to fly from SJO to IAH are
- January 8th to February 25th
- July 30th to December 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 SJO to IAH is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $889 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $362 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.
When to Fly to Houston
Flying from San Jose (SJO) to Houston, TX (IAH) will usually cost between $385 to $752 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 $387. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $771. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $384 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $508 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SJO to IAH flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SJO to IAH route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SJO to IAH flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from San José. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below 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 $71 (13%) 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 $479. Return trip prices are from the IAH to SJO 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 SJO to IAH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 47 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 SJO to IAH while comparing.
- 140 miles (225 km) away from IAH
- Usually 5.41% less expensive than IAH
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SJO to IAH? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, COPA, Delta, InterJet, JetBlue, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport to Juan Santamaria International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1556 miles or 2504 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SJO to IAH?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SJO to IAH flight is about 3 hour 47 minutes.
How many flights go between San Jose and Houston, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from SJO to IAH.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Juan Santamaria International Airport|
|Destination airport name||George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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