Cheap flights from Houston to Los Angeles

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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, Houston Train Station, or Houston, TX-Downtown Transit Center when they travel from Houston to Los Angeles. Book your trip to arrive at Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Union Station, Los Angeles union station, or Los Angeles-Maravilla. The distance between Houston and Los Angeles is 2217 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Frontier Airlines. Houston and Los Angeles have 183 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Houston to Los Angeles

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United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Houston to Los Angeles?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Houston and Los Angeles takes around 3.7 hours.

What is the flight distance between Houston and Los Angeles?

The flight distance between Houston and Los Angeles is 2217 km.

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

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

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, O Hare International, San Diego International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and McCarran International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, San Francisco International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, George Bush Intercontinental, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International.

Which airports are there in Houston?

Houston is mainly served by George Bush Intercontinental. But there are other airports nearby, including William P. Hobby, Ellington, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.

What airports are near Houston?

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

What airports are near Los Angeles?

The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by Tijuana International, San Diego International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Ontario International, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Long Beach, Meadows Field, Santa Barbara Municipal.

What buses and trains depart from Houston?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Houston, including Valley Transit.

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