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Cheap Flights from Houston to Los Angeles, CA, United States - HOU to LAX Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:11 PM

Popular flights from Houston to Los Angeles Last modified: Jun 28, 2016 7:11 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

United
HOULAX
Tue 8/23
nonstop
LAXHOU
Mon 8/29
nonstop
$187
Select
United
HOULAX
Thu 8/25
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 8/31
nonstop
$187
Select
United
HOULAX
Thu 8/25
nonstop
LAXHOU
Mon 8/29
nonstop
$187
Select
United
HOULAX
Fri 8/26
nonstop
LAXHOU
Sun 9/4
nonstop
$187
Select
United
HOULAX
Fri 8/26
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$187
Select
American
HOULAX
Wed 8/24
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Thu 8/25
nonstop
LAXHOU
Thu 9/1
nonstop
$202
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Wed 9/28
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 10/5
nonstop
$202
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Sun 10/16
nonstop
LAXHOU
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$202
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Spirit
HOULAX
Wed 10/26
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$202
Select
Frontier
HOULAX
Wed 7/27
1 stop
LAXHOU
Wed 8/10
1 stop
$356
Select
Alaska
HOULAX
Tue 10/25
1 stop
LAXHOU
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$430
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Houston to Los Angeles (HOU to LAX)?

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 $187.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Houston to Los Angeles (HOU to LAX)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Houston to Los Angeles

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Houston to Los Angeles should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $222 $425
7-14 days $272 $320
14-21 days $272 $300
21-30 days $247 $300
30-60 days $187 $260
60-90 days $187 $260
90+ days $202 $265

Cheapest Day To Fly from Houston to Los Angeles

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Houston to Los Angeles.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$187 $187 $187 $187 $187 $187 $187

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Houston to Los Angeles

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Houston to Los Angeles.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Houston Los Angeles Spirit 6/29/16 7/14/16 0 $382
July Houston Los Angeles Spirit 7/4/16 7/8/16 0 $222
August Houston Los Angeles United 8/23/16 8/29/16 0 $187
September Houston Los Angeles United 9/6/16 9/13/16 0 $187
October Houston Los Angeles Spirit 10/16/16 10/22/16 0 $202
November Houston Los Angeles Spirit 11/2/16 11/4/16 0 $207
December Houston Los Angeles Spirit 12/1/16 12/4/16 0 $207
January Houston Los Angeles Spirit 1/12/17 1/15/17 0 $237

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Houston to Los Angeles

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Houston to Los Angeles.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$447
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$447 $297
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$297 $312
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$312 $272
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$272 $292
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$292

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Houston to Los Angeles (HOU to LAX)

Your Houston to Los Angeles flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 $318.

The average price for non-stop flights from Houston to Los Angeles is $271.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Houston to Los Angeles
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:10 20:00
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:45 14:22
United 13 13 13 13 13 12 13 07:15 21:29

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Houston to Los Angeles (HOU to LAX)

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 $131.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Los Angeles is $275.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Austin to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $227
San Antonio to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $251
Corpus Christi to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $326
Killeen to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $331
Lake Charles to Los Angeles American, United $392
Tyler to Los Angeles American, Alaska $342
Waco to Los Angeles American, Alaska $294
College Station to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $332
Beaumont to Los Angeles American $367
Houston to Burbank American, United $334
Houston to Long Beach American, Alaska, United $359
Austin to Long Beach American, JetBlue, United $233
Houston to Santa Ana American, United $217
Houston to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $127
Austin to Burbank American, United $278
Houston to Ontario American, United $334
Houston to San Diego American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $167
San Antonio to Long Beach American, United $301
San Antonio to Burbank American, United $389
Austin to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Frontier, United $250
Houston to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $227
Austin to Ontario American, United $233
Houston to Phoenix American, Alaska, United $285
San Antonio to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, United $114
San Antonio to Ontario American, United $278
Austin to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Frontier, United $113
Killeen to Long Beach American, Alaska, United Check Dates
Austin to San Diego American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $258
Corpus Christi to Long Beach American, United $720
San Antonio to Santa Ana American, United $264

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Houston and Los Angeles, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Houston to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Houston to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Houston to Los Angeles flight time is 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Houston and Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Houston to Los Angeles is 1375 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 124 direct flights from Houston to Los Angeles.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Houston to Los Angeles?
Answer: United Airlines provides 71% of the non-stop flights between Houston and Los Angeles.
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