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Route Information for Flights from Phoenix to Houston

Origin Airport IATA Code PHX
Destination Airport IATA Code HOU
Distance 1006 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Lufthansa, Air New Zealand, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 3:58PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:43AM UTC

Fly from Phoenix to Houston, TX

Houston is a high-energy city and the cultural hub of Texas. You can go from Broadway shows in the Theater District to barbecue in the Heights. The Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) can fly you to Houston in less than two and a half hours. The airport is right off of I-10 and is also accessed from the PHX Sky Train. The train takes travelers from the Valley Metro Rail Station at 44th and Washington to the airport terminals.

Attractions

Houston is a large city with so much going on, but the downtown will grab everyone s attention. A good way to get a look at the city is from the Chase Tower Observatory on the 60th floor. Many of the city s museums, an aquarium and a zoo are bunched together around the downtown Hermann Park. For lunch, take a walk down under into the Downtown Tunnel system, which offers an endless array of restaurants and shops. If you need to take a rest, then take time to check out the Market Square Park centered near many of the historic buildings.

Hints and tips

When you fly from Phoenix to Houston, TX, you ll land at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). IAH is 40 minutes from downtown and can be reached from Interstate 45 and the Sam Houston Toll Road. Public bus service to the city leaves from Terminal C of the airport. The Houston Livestock and Rodeo in March is the largest event of its kind. Houston has a humid subtropical climate, with summer temperatures often reaching over 90 degrees, while winter temperatures average around the low 50s.

Flights from Phoenix to Houston - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Phoenix to Houston now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor can help you with queries about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Phoenix to Houston.

Are there non-stop flights from Phoenix to Houston?

Yes, there are two airlines that offer direct flights from PHX to Houston, TX Airport (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental). Find the best deal and reserve your favorite seat with United Airlines or American Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Phoenix to Houston?

The fastest flight from Sky Harbor Intl. Airport (PHX) to Houston, TX Airport (HOU-William P. Hobby) is 3 hours and 35 minutes. Bring something extra to keep you out of mischief, like an interesting read or some playing cards.

What airlines fly from Phoenix to Houston most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with United Airlines (UA), which flies frequently along this route. This airline offers 121 flights every month between Sky Harbor Intl. Airport (PHX) and Houston Airport. American Airlines (AA) will also fly you to your destination in comfort and style. Offering 82 flights every month between Phoenix and Houston, it's another popular airline to look into.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Houston?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Houston have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Houston with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Houston without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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