Cheap flights from Austin to Houston

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Travelers usually depart from Austin–Bergstrom International, Austin, TX, Austin, Austin-San Jacinto Blvd, or Austin-South Congress when they travel from Austin to Houston. Book your trip to arrive at George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, Houston Train Station, or Houston, TX-Downtown Transit Center. The distance between Austin and Houston is 238 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Frontier Airlines. Austin and Houston have 205 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights83261730-3217

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Check-in for a flight from Austin to Houston

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Austin to Houston?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Austin and Houston takes around 1.0 hours.

What is the flight distance between Austin and Houston?

The flight distance between Austin and Houston is 238 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Austin and Houston?

Several carriers operate flights between Austin and Houston. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, Southwest Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Austin?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Austin and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas Love Field, William P. Hobby, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Nashville International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Cancún International, McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Miami International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Tampa International, Baltimore–Washington International, O Hare International.

Which airports are there in Austin?

Austin is mainly served by Austin–Bergstrom International. But there are other airports nearby, including Austin Municipal Airport, Austin Airport.

What airports are near Austin?

The main airport in Austin is Austin–Bergstrom International. It is also served by George Bush Intercontinental, San Antonio International, William P. Hobby, Killeen–Fort Hood Regional, Easterwood, Waco Regional, Corsicana, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport, Victoria Regional.

What airports are near Houston?

The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Lake Charles Regional, Easterwood, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Jack Brooks Regional, Victoria Regional.

What buses and trains depart from Austin?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Austin, including Amtrak train, Greyhound.

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