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Flights from Houston to Los Angeles, United States Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:39 -05:00

Houston to Los Angeles Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:39 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,007,995,372 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Houston to Los Angeles. American & 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.

American
HOULAX
Sat 12/10
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 12/13
nonstop
$177
United
HOULAX
Sat 12/10
nonstop
LAXHOU
Thu 12/15
nonstop
$177
Spirit
HOULAX
Thu 12/15
nonstop
LAXHOU
Mon 12/19
nonstop
$185
Alaska
HOULAX
Tue 12/13
nonstop
LAXHOU
Fri 12/30
nonstop
$207

How Much is a Flight from Houston to Los Angeles? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 $184.

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? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 $195 $229
7-14 days $177 $199
14-21 days $187 $220
21-30 days $244 $277
30-60 days $177 $206
60-90 days $183 $205
90+ days $187 $220

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to Los Angeles Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 27,015,131,706 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 Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$187 $183 $177 $185 $187 $177 $187

Compare Flight Prices from Houston to Los Angeles by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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
December Houston Los Angeles American 12/10/16 12/13/16 0 $177
January Houston Los Angeles United 1/11/17 1/14/17 0 $177
February Houston Los Angeles United 2/1/17 2/8/17 0 $183
March Houston Los Angeles Spirit 3/1/17 3/2/17 0 $187
April Houston Los Angeles Spirit 4/5/17 4/12/17 0 $187
May Houston Los Angeles Spirit 5/6/17 5/11/17 0 $187
June Houston Los Angeles American 6/21/17 6/24/17 0 $279
July Houston Los Angeles American 7/12/17 7/13/17 0 $286

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Houston to Los Angeles Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$177
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$177 $185
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$185 $327
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$327 $367
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$367 $197
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$197

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Houston to Los Angeles Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 $272.

The average price for direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles is $227.

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 06:55 19:49
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:13 16:05
United 14 14 14 14 13 11 12 07:08 21:20
Southwest 5 5 5 5 5 3 4 07:25 22:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Houston to Los Angeles Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 $114.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Los Angeles is $225.

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 48 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 157 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, TX

Airlines in Houston flying to Los Angeles Last modified: Dec 3, 2016 1:39 -05:00Number of routes searched: 235Number of itineraries searched: 1,007,418

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 -
Alaska -
Spirit -
United -
American DFW
American PHX
American CLT
American JFK
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
Delta ATL
Delta SLC
Delta CVG
Delta DTW
Delta MSP
Frontier DEN
Spirit DEN
Spirit LAS
United DEN
United SFO
United ABQ
United ASE

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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