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Flights from Houston to Austin, United States Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:33 AM

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Houston to Austin Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:33 AM

We've scanned 21,800,526,162 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Houston to Austin. United frequently offer the best deals on Houston to Austin flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
HOUAUS
Wed 11/30
nonstop
AUSHOU
Wed 12/7
nonstop
$194
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How Much is a Flight from Houston to Austin?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Houston to Austin, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $275.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Houston to Austin?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Houston to Austin based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Houston to Austin?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Houston to Austin.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $369 $455
7-14 days $349 $343
14-21 days $253 $282
21-30 days $289 $297
30-60 days $195 $203
60-90 days $194 $203
90+ days $173 $203

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to Austin

We've examined 21,808,054,587 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Houston to Austin is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$239 $195 $194 $462 $249 $293 $289

Compare Flight Prices from Houston to Austin by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Houston to Austin flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Houston Austin United 9/30/16 10/7/16 0 $369
October Houston Austin United 10/25/16 10/28/16 0 $195
November Houston Austin United 11/30/16 12/7/16 0 $194
December Houston Austin United 12/26/16 1/4/17 0 $204
January Houston Austin United 1/22/17 1/30/17 0 $195
February Houston Austin United 2/22/17 2/25/17 0 $173
March Houston Austin United 3/18/17 3/26/17 1 $294
April Houston Austin United 4/11/17 4/18/17 0 $195

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Houston to Austin

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Houston to Austin. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$399
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$399
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$253
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$253

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Houston to Austin

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Houston to Austin is $203.

The average price for direct flights from Houston to Austin is $194.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Houston to Austin.

Weekly Direct Flights from Houston to Austin - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 10 8 10 10 10 8 10 07:15 21:40
Southwest 4 4 4 4 4 5 4 07:15 21:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Houston to Austin

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Houston to Austin. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Houston to Austin is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Austin is $194.

Houston to Austin Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Houston to Austin?
Answer: The average Houston to Austin flight time is 54 minutes.
Question: How far is Austin from Houston?
Answer: The distance from Houston to Austin is 140 miles (225 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to Austin?
Answer: There are 95 direct flights from Houston to Austin.
Question: What are the most popular Houston airlines for direct flights from Houston to Austin?
Answer: United Airlines provides 69% of the non-stop flights between Houston and Austin.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Houston to Austin?
Answer: Dallas - Ft Worth, TX

Airlines in Houston flying to Austin Last modified: Sep 24, 2016 1:33 AMNumber of routes searched: 47Number of itineraries searched: 16,328

Wondering which airlines fly out of Houston to Austin? We've gathered the average price of Houston airlines with flights to Austin. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Houston to Austin
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
United -
American ORD
Alaska SEA
American CLT
American LAX
United DEN
United EWR
American JFK
JetBlue BOS
Public Charters VCT
United IAD
United SFO

Houston to Austin Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Houston and Austin. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Houston - HOU

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Houston to Dallas - Ft Worth American $183
Flights from Houston to San Antonio United $243
Flights from Houston to Chicago American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $81
Flights from Houston to New York American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $222
Flights from Houston to Atlanta Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $49
Flights from Houston to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Houston to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $59
Flights from Houston to Las Vegas American, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $107
Flights from Houston to Killeen United $235
Flights from Houston to Corpus Christi United $193
Flights from Houston to New Orleans Spirit $81
Flights from Houston to Phoenix Frontier, Spirit, United $169
Flights from Houston to Orlando American, Delta, Spirit, United $81
Cheap Flights from Houston to Austin