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Detroit to Houston Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 4:59 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Houston. Spirit & American frequently offer the best deals to Houston flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Sat 2/29
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Major Airlines
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Tue 2/25
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Wed 3/11
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Tue 5/5
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Tue 5/12
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How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Houston?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Houston, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $138.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Houston?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Detroit to Houston 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 Detroit to Houston?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $175 $193
7-14 days $131 $149
14-21 days $143 $149
21-30 days $143 $149
30-60 days $131 $149
60-90 days $143 $149
90+ days $149 $149

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Houston

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Houston is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Houston 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 Detroit to Houston flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Detroit Houston Major Airlines 2/18/20 2/25/20 0 $131
March Detroit Houston Major Airlines 3/10/20 3/17/20 0 $131
April Detroit Houston Major Airlines 4/8/20 4/15/20 0 $131
May Detroit Houston Major Airlines 5/5/20 5/12/20 0 $131
June Detroit Houston American 6/10/20 6/13/20 1 $149
July Detroit Houston American 7/22/20 7/27/20 1 $149
August Detroit Houston Major Airlines 8/19/20 8/24/20 0 $131
September Detroit Houston American 9/2/20 9/8/20 1 $149

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Houston

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Detroit to Houston. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Houston

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 Detroit to Houston is $188.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Houston is $183.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to Houston - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 03:25 15:20
Spirit 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 06:42 06:42
United 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 01:40 11:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Houston

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 Detroit to Houston. 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 Detroit to Houston is $117.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Houston is $174.

Detroit to Houston Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to Houston?
Answer: The average Detroit to Houston flight time is 3 hours and 12 minutes.
Question: How far is Houston from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Houston is 1,074 miles (1,728 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Houston?
Answer: There are 59 direct flights from Detroit to Houston.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Houston?
Answer: United Airlines provides 47% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Houston.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Houston?
Answer: Atlanta, GA

Airlines in Detroit flying to Houston Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 4:59 -04:00Number of routes searched: 212Number of itineraries searched: 849,382

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to Houston? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to Houston. 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.

Detroit to Houston
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Major Airlines -
Spirit -
United -
American DFW
American CLT
American MIA
American ORD
American PHL
Air Canada YYZ
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines CVG
Major Airlines JFK
Major Airlines LGA
Frontier DEN
Frontier LAS
Spirit ATL
Spirit BWI
Spirit DEN
Spirit FLL
United DCA
United DEN
United EWR
United IAD

Detroit to Houston Airports

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