Cheap flights from Mexico City to Houston, TX

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Cheapest one-way trip

£127

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

£134

Cheapest round-trip

£210

Average round-trip

£229

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Travelers usually depart from Mexico City International, Felipe Ángeles International Airport, Mexico City - Norte, Mexico City - Oriente San Lázaro, or Mexico City - Circuito Interior José Vasconcelos - Juan Escutia when they travel from Mexico City to Houston. Book your trip to arrive at George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, TX - Greyhound Station, Houston, TX Train Station, or Houston, TX - Brooke Smith. The distance between Mexico City and Houston is 1233 km. The most popular airlines for this route are VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, American Airlines, United Airlines, and Volaris. Mexico City and Houston have 401 direct flights per week.

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Volaris on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Mexico City to Houston

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYes0
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Houston travel tips

1) Catch an interesting event at Discovery Green in Houston

Head to 1500 McKinney Street in Houston to have fun at Discovery Green. This is a favorite place among locals that has different kinds of free weekly events. Choose among Zumba, Thursday Concerts, and STEM Saturdays.

2) Supplement your walk around West U with desserts from Tiny’s No. 5 in Houston

Take a no-frill stroll around West University Place (dubbed by locals “West U”) in Houston just to relax and see fancy cottages. Visiting Tiny’s No. 5 and ordering coconut chocolate or raspberry sorbet is a nice idea.

3) See stunning artificial twilight in Houston

Suzanne Deal Booth Centennial Pavilion in Houston hosts the James Turrell Skyspace. Booking it in advance (dial the number +1 713-348-2787 or check the website), you will be able to see an acoustically-engineered light and sound installation. Dubbed “Twilight Epiphany”, the show is projected onto the building's roof at sunrise and sunset. It is free.

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 11/2022
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Most travelers from Mexico can enter Houston, IAH, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel through United States land border is allowed for vaccinated travelers
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

Return

Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Additional information
  • Health screening may be required on arrival
  • Masks are mandatory on public transportation

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Mexico City to Houston?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Mexico City and Houston takes around 2.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Mexico City and Houston?
The flight distance between Mexico City and Houston is 1233 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Mexico City and Houston?
Several carriers operate flights between Mexico City and Houston. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AeroMéxico, VivaAerobus, Volaris, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and London, Cancún, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Dublin, Montreal, Vancouver, Puerto Vallarta, Oaxaca, Toronto, Manchester, Huatulco, Los Angeles, San José del Cabo, Madrid, Sydney, Melbourne, Mérida, Paris, Bogotá, New York.
What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and London, Manchester, Toronto, Orlando, New York, Manila, Buffalo, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Reykjavik, Caracas, Denver, San Salvador, Edinburgh, Detroit, Chicago, San Pedro Sula, Tallinn, Phoenix, Washington, D.C..
What airports are near Mexico City?
The main airport in Mexico City is Mexico City International. It is also served by Mexico City International, Morelia International, Querétaro International, Toluca International, Puebla International.
What airports are near Houston?
The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Jack Brooks Regional, Lake Charles Regional, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Easterwood, Victoria Regional.
What buses and trains depart from Mexico City?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Mexico City, including Omnibus Cristobal Colon, ADO.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Mexico City and Houston?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Mexico City and Houston thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Mexico City and Houston can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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