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Flights from Houston to Los Angeles, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:34 AM

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Houston to Los Angeles Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:34 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Houston to Los Angeles. Spirit & United frequently offer the best deals on Houston to Los Angeles flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Spirit
HOULAX
Tue 10/11
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$101
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Tue 10/18
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 10/26
nonstop
$101
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Tue 10/18
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$101
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Wed 10/19
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$101
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$101
Select
United
HOULAX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$107
Select
United
HOULAX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$107
Select
United
HOULAX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 11/9
nonstop
$107
Select
United
HOULAX
Sat 11/5
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 11/8
nonstop
$107
Select
United
HOULAX
Thu 12/1
nonstop
LAXHOU
Thu 12/8
nonstop
$107
Select
American
HOULAX
Tue 10/18
1 stop
LAXHOU
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$175
Select
Frontier
HOULAX
Wed 11/9
1 stop
LAXHOU
Sat 11/12
1 stop
$274
Select
Frontier
HOULAX
Thu 11/10
1 stop
LAXHOU
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$274
Select
Alaska
HOULAX
Mon 12/5
1 stop
LAXHOU
Sat 12/10
1 stop
$328
Select

How Much is a Flight from Houston to Los Angeles?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Houston to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $121.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Houston to Los Angeles?

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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $136 $224
7-14 days $101 $210
14-21 days $101 $175
21-30 days $101 $195
30-60 days $101 $165
60-90 days $107 $192
90+ days $101 $195

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to Los Angeles

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Houston to Los Angeles is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$109 $101 $101 $107 $157 $107 $164

Compare Flight Prices from Houston to Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Houston Los Angeles Spirit 9/29/16 10/1/16 0 $267
October Houston Los Angeles Spirit 10/11/16 10/26/16 0 $101
November Houston Los Angeles Spirit 11/1/16 11/8/16 0 $101
December Houston Los Angeles United 12/1/16 12/8/16 0 $107
January Houston Los Angeles Spirit 1/24/17 1/31/17 0 $101
February Houston Los Angeles Spirit 2/1/17 2/6/17 0 $136
March Houston Los Angeles American 3/1/17 3/5/17 0 $253
April Houston Los Angeles Spirit 4/28/17 5/13/17 0 $266

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Houston to Los Angeles

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Houston to Los Angeles. 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
$298
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$298 $194
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$194 $187
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$187 $109
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$109 $117
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$117

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Houston to Los Angeles

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 Los Angeles is $238.

The average price for direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles is $236.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Houston to Los Angeles - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:10 20:05
Spirit 2 1 1 2 2 2 2 06:45 13:49
United 12 11 12 12 12 9 12 07:45 21:15
Southwest 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 07:40 21:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Houston to Los Angeles

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 Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Los Angeles is $199.

Houston to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Houston to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Houston to Los Angeles flight time is 3 hours and 34 minutes.
Question: How far is Los Angeles from Houston?
Answer: The distance from Houston to Los Angeles is 1,375 miles (2,212 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 140 direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular Houston airlines for direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles?
Answer: United Airlines provides 57% of the non-stop flights between Houston and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Houston to Los Angeles?
Answer: Dallas - Ft Worth, TX

Airlines in Houston flying to Los Angeles Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 1:34 AMNumber of routes searched: 249Number of itineraries searched: 1,108,714

Wondering which airlines fly out of Houston to Los Angeles? We've gathered the average price of Houston airlines with flights to Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
American -
Delta ATL
Delta MSP
Delta DTW
Frontier DEN
American ORD
Delta CVG
United SAN
United AUS
American PHX
American CLT
United OKC
United SAT
United SFO
Alaska SEA
Delta SLC
Spirit OAK

Houston to Los Angeles Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Houston and Los Angeles. 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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