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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Houston, TX, United States - SFO to HOU Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 2:03 AM

Popular flights from San Francisco to Houston Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 2:03 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.

Frontier
SFOHOU
Sat 8/27
nonstop
HOUSFO
Wed 8/31
nonstop
$161
Select
American
SFOHOU
Thu 8/25
1 stop
HOUSFO
Wed 8/31
1 stop
$262
Select
American
SFOHOU
Fri 8/26
1 stop
HOUSFO
Wed 8/31
1 stop
$262
Select
United
SFOHOU
Fri 8/26
1 stop
HOUSFO
Tue 9/6
1 stop
$275
Select
Alaska
SFOHOU
Tue 9/13
1 stop
HOUSFO
Wed 9/21
1 stop
$432
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Francisco to Houston (SFO to HOU)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Houston, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $181.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Francisco to Houston (SFO to HOU)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Francisco to Houston 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 San Francisco to Houston

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $452 $489
7-14 days $266 $349
14-21 days $252 $290
21-30 days $161 $210
30-60 days $179 $213
60-90 days $177 $210
90+ days $297 $274

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Houston

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$167 $181 $179 $170 $170 $161 $239

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Francisco to Houston

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from San Francisco to Houston.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July San Francisco Houston United 7/31/16 8/9/16 1 $750
August San Francisco Houston Frontier 8/27/16 8/31/16 0 $161
September San Francisco Houston Frontier 9/28/16 10/8/16 0 $179
October San Francisco Houston Frontier 10/15/16 10/18/16 0 $177
November San Francisco Houston American 11/1/16 11/4/16 1 $284
December San Francisco Houston United 12/15/16 12/26/16 1 $407
January San Francisco Houston United 1/27/17 2/3/17 1 $292
February San Francisco Houston United 2/1/17 2/6/17 1 $290

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from San Francisco to Houston

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 San Francisco to Houston.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$387
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$387 $311
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$311 $252
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$252 $167
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$167 $202
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$202

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from San Francisco to Houston (SFO to HOU)

Your San Francisco to Houston 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 San Francisco to Houston is $298.

The average price for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Houston is $229.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from San Francisco to Houston
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Frontier 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:20 10:20
United 10 10 9 10 10 9 10 00:30 23:35

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Oakland to Houston American, Alaska, Spirit, United $207
Sacramento to Houston American, Alaska, United $268
San Jose to Houston American, Alaska, United $361
Fresno to Houston American, Alaska, United $338
Reno to Houston American, Alaska, United $354
San Luis Obispo to Houston American, United $412
Monterey to Houston American, Alaska, United $418
Santa Rosa to Houston American, Alaska Check Dates
Redding to Houston Alaska, United Check Dates
Chico to HoustonCheck Dates
Modesto to HoustonCheck Dates
San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $213
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
Sacramento to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $291
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $197
Oakland to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Spirit, United $157
San Jose to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $213
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $127
San Francisco to Austin American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $295
Fresno to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $381
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $110
San Francisco to San Antonio American, Alaska, Frontier, United $248
San Francisco to New Orleans American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $261
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $85
San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Frontier, United, Virgin America $157
Reno to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, United $334
Oakland to Austin American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $302
San Jose to Austin American, Alaska, United $302
Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, United $390
Sacramento to Austin American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $288

Airlines Flying from San Francisco to Houston (SFO to HOU) Number of flights searched: 205Last modified: Jul 30, 2016 2:03 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Francisco to Houston 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 San Francisco to Houston.

San Francisco to Houston
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
Alaska PDX / SEA X X X X X
Delta ATL X X X X X X X
Delta LAX / SLC X X X X X X X
Frontier - X X X X X X X
Frontier DEN X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
Southwest DAL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

San Francisco to Houston Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Houston flight time is 3 hours and 52 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between San Francisco and Houston?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Houston is 1632 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: There are 75 direct flights from San Francisco to Houston.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: United Airlines provides 90% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Houston.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Houston?
Answer: Atlanta, GA
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