Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Houston

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Cheapest one-way trip

£59

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

£102

Cheapest round-trip

£107

Average round-trip

£158

Nonstop flights in December

£102 – £819

Round trips

Washington, D.C. BWIHouston IAH

Spirit Airlines

£129
Washington, D.C. BWIHouston IAH

Spirit Airlines

£131

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Travelers usually depart from Baltimore–Washington International, Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington, DC - Union Station, or Washington, DC - Rosslyn when they travel from Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. and Houston is 1987 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Frontier Airlines. Washington, D.C. and Houston have 401 direct flights per week.

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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Houston travel tips

1) Retired people can receive discounts for taxis in Houston

Taxis in Houston have fixed rates at $2.75 for the first 1.5 kilometers. Passengers over the age of 60 receive a 5% discount. If you belong to them, take an appropriate document with you.

2) Gays, hipsters and art fans gather in the Montrose district in Houston

What do gays, young hipsters, art fans, and antiques collectionners have in common in Houston? This is Montrose. Being not so big, it has plenty of different places, like gay bars, vintage shops, and independent art galleries. Even if you do not belong to any of them, just have a walk in this beautiful district.

3) Sweet teeth (and those ones with dogs as well) will adore the Chocolate Bar store in Houston

Confectionaries are not a big deal nowadays, but what about the confectionary producing sweets both for people and their four-legged friends in Houston? Go to Chocolate Bar on 835 W Alabama Street and choose chocolate for you and some snacks for your pet as well.

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 Washington, D.C. to Houston?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Washington, D.C. and Houston takes around 3.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Washington, D.C. and Houston?
The flight distance between Washington, D.C. and Houston is 1987 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Washington, D.C. and Houston?
Several carriers operate flights between Washington, D.C. and Houston. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spirit Airlines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and London, Orlando, San Salvador, Toronto, Manchester, San Francisco, Boston, San Juan, New York, Austin, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Denver, New Orleans, Edinburgh, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Seattle, Vilnius, Phoenix.
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, Mexico City, San Pedro Sula, Tallinn, Phoenix.
Which airports are there in Washington, D.C.?
Washington, D.C. is mainly served by Baltimore–Washington International. But there are other airports nearby, including Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National.
What airports are near Washington, D.C.?
The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Baltimore–Washington International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Norfolk International, Richmond International, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International, Hagerstown Regional, Shenandoah Valley Regional, Altoona–Blair County.
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, Victoria Regional, Easterwood, Lake Charles Regional, Beaumont Municipal Airport.
What buses and trains depart from Washington, D.C.?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Washington, D.C., including Peter Pan Bus, Amtrak train, Greyhound.
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