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Cheap Flights from Houston to Los Angeles, CA, United States - HOU to LAX Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 1:25 AM

Popular flights from Houston to Los Angeles Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 1:25 AM

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
Wed 9/14
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 9/20
nonstop
$107
Select
American
HOULAX
Mon 8/22
nonstop
LAXHOU
Sat 8/27
nonstop
$187
Select
American
HOULAX
Tue 8/23
nonstop
LAXHOU
Thu 8/25
nonstop
$187
Select
American
HOULAX
Wed 8/24
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$187
Select
American
HOULAX
Thu 8/25
nonstop
LAXHOU
Tue 8/30
nonstop
$187
Select
American
HOULAX
Sat 8/27
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 8/31
nonstop
$187
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Mon 8/15
nonstop
LAXHOU
Thu 8/18
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Wed 8/17
nonstop
LAXHOU
Mon 8/22
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Thu 8/18
nonstop
LAXHOU
Mon 8/22
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Sat 8/20
nonstop
LAXHOU
Wed 8/24
nonstop
$197
Select
Spirit
HOULAX
Sat 8/20
nonstop
LAXHOU
Sat 8/27
nonstop
$197
Select
Frontier
HOULAX
Tue 9/20
1 stop
LAXHOU
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$244
Select
Alaska
HOULAX
Wed 9/14
1 stop
LAXHOU
Wed 9/21
1 stop
$323
Select
Alaska
HOULAX
Thu 9/15
1 stop
LAXHOU
Tue 10/4
1 stop
$323
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 $176.

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 $247 $320
7-14 days $217 $253
14-21 days $197 $259
21-30 days $187 $210
30-60 days $107 $210
60-90 days $175 $210
90+ days $187 $213

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 $107 $187 $193 $175 $193

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
July Houston Los Angeles Spirit 7/31/16 8/19/16 0 $402
August Houston Los Angeles American 8/22/16 8/27/16 0 $187
September Houston Los Angeles United 9/14/16 9/20/16 0 $107
October Houston Los Angeles United 10/8/16 10/9/16 0 $175
November Houston Los Angeles American 11/2/16 11/5/16 0 $187
December Houston Los Angeles Spirit 12/1/16 12/5/16 0 $197
January Houston Los Angeles Spirit 1/10/17 1/14/17 0 $197
February Houston Los Angeles Spirit 2/6/17 2/9/17 0 $200

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
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$287
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$287 $253
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$253 $197
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$197 $187
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$187 $197
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$197
TIPSave $30 by flying into San Diego instead of Los Angeles from Houston

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 $260.

The average price for non-stop flights from Houston to Los Angeles is $228.

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 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 07:10 14:37
Spirit 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:45 14:22
United 12 11 12 12 12 10 11 07:15 21:30

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 $128.

The average price for round trip flights from Houston to Los Angeles is $212.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Austin to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $265
San Antonio to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Frontier, United $177
Corpus Christi to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $268
Killeen to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $364
Lake Charles to Los Angeles American, United $378
Tyler to Los Angeles American, Alaska $266
Waco to Los Angeles American, Alaska $304
College Station to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $345
Beaumont to Los Angeles American $307
Houston to Burbank American, United $338
Houston to Long Beach American, Alaska, United $402
Austin to Long Beach American, JetBlue, United $187
Houston to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $208
Houston to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $87
Austin to Burbank American, United $321
Houston to Ontario American, Alaska, United $298
Houston to San Diego American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $147
San Antonio to Long Beach American, Alaska, United $183
San Antonio to Burbank American, United $278
Austin to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Frontier, United $326
Houston to San Francisco American, Alaska, Frontier, United $157
Austin to Ontario American, United $326
Houston to Phoenix American, Alaska, Frontier, Spirit, United $267
San Antonio to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Frontier, United $87
San Antonio to Ontario American, United $278
Austin to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Frontier, United $83
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 $464
San Antonio to Santa Ana American, United $191

Airlines Flying from Houston to Los Angeles (HOU to LAX) Number of flights searched: 204Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 1:25 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Houston to Los Angeles with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Houston to Los Angeles.

Houston to Los Angeles
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X X X
American DFW X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Delta SLC X X X X X X X
Frontier CVG X X X X X X X
Spirit - X X X X X X X
Spirit LAS X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest - X X X X X X X
Southwest ELP X X X X X X X

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 34 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 115 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 69% 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: Atlanta, GA
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