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San Francisco to Houston Flights

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Selected fares from San Francisco to Houston

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO HOU Tue, Sep 9 - Tue, Sep 16 $261
SFO HOU Tue, Nov 4 - Wed, Nov 5 $289
SFO HOU Tue, Oct 7 - Tue, Oct 14 $296
SFO HOU Tue, Nov 4 - Tue, Nov 11 $300
SFO HOU Thu, Sep 11 - Sun, Sep 14 $398
SFO HOU Tue, Sep 16 - Wed, Sep 17 $466
SFO HOU Wed, Sep 10 - Wed, Sep 17 $576
SFO HOU Thu, Apr 30 - Sun, May 3 $608

San Francisco and Houston airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US
map of airports in San Francisco
  • 1

    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to HOU

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 Asiana Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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Airports in Houston TX, US
map of airports in Houston
  • 1

    George Bush Airport (IAH)

    Distance from City Center: 17.8 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to IAH

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal C Asiana Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
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    Hobby Airport (HOU)

    Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles

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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Houston

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured Houston Airport Hotels

Hotel only $143

Houston Airport Marriott at George Bush Intercontinental

3 stars
3.8 / 5 42 reviews

18700 John F. Kennedy Blvd. Map

Rate includes breakfast

The Houston Airport Marriott hotel at George Bush Intercontinental provides a welcome retreat, unique amidst the hustle and bustle of one of the world's busiest airports.... More

Hotel only $84

Hampton Inn Houston-Hobby Airport

2 stars
3.6 / 5 14 reviews

8620 Airport Blvd. Map

rugged charm and adventures in comfort...welcome to the Hampton Inn Houston-Hobby Airport.Experience the rugged charm of the old west and the sleek vision of the space age when you visit Houston,... More

Hotel only $79

Holiday Inn HOUSTON-HOBBY AIRPORT

3 stars
3.9 / 5 40 reviews

8611 AIRPORT BOULEVARD Map

...Since the hotel is near Houston Hobby Airport, corporate travelers won't need to rent a car and fight hours of traffic to get to their flight.... Convenience Pervades This Houston Hotel's... More

Hotel only $73

BEST WESTERN PLUS Hobby Airport Inn & Suites

3 stars
3.6 / 5 38 reviews

8778 Airport Boulevard Map

Save 20% on your stay

...For either an extended stay or a quick one night stopover, where you stay can make all the difference.... Welcome to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Hobby Airport Inn & Suites!.... Business travelers... More

Hotel only $89

La Quinta Inn & Suites Houston Hobby Airport

3 stars
3.8 / 5 21 reviews

8776 Airport Blvd Map

The 100% non smoking La Quinta Inn & Suites Houston Hobby Airport offers free shuttle service to airport and local area (5am - midnight), free wireless high-speed Internet, an outdoor swimming pool... More

Hotel only $49

Hobby Airport Inn

3 stars
2.0 / 5 13 reviews

8800 Airport Blvd Map

Book Now to Save 10%

...If youre flying into Houstons William P. Hobby Airport, stay at our Hobby Airport Inn Houston TX airport hotel, just (1) one mile from the airport " or a quick shuttle ride!... More

September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Sep 18 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $294
Earn $2.94
Return Mon, Sep 22 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Sep 9 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $261
Earn $2.61
Return Tue, Sep 16 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Sep 9 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $261
Earn $2.61
Return Tue, Sep 16 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 23 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $318
Earn $3.18
Return Sat, Oct 25 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 7 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $277
Earn $2.77
Return Wed, Oct 8 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in October from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Oct 29 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $280
Earn $2.80
Return Wed, Nov 5 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Nov 7 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $300
Earn $3.00
Return Sat, Nov 8 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 6 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $267
Earn $2.67
Return Tue, Nov 11 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in November from San Francisco to Houston

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Nov 4 San Francisco (SFO) Houston (IAH) Frontier Airlines $271
Earn $2.71
Return Tue, Nov 11 Houston (IAH) San Francisco (SFO) Frontier Airlines
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Flights to Houston

San Francisco International Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).

Parking at San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.

Ground Transportation Information

A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.

Restaurant Options at the Airport

The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.

Houston Airport Information

Travel to Houston cheaply with Orbitz.com, which will help you book low-cost flights to Houston, regardless of whether you are using United Airlines, Frontier or Delta. Houston Intercontinental Airport boasts five long runways and is 23 miles from downtown Houston. It is accessible via the Sam Houston Toll Road, 1-45, Highway 59 and the Hardy Toll Road. The J.F. Kennedy Boulevard and Will Clayton Parkway lead to its two entrances. There are five passenger terminals, with terminal E serving continental flights, D serving international flights and C being exclusively for United Airlines.

Transportation Services at Houston Airports

Parking lots, garages and cell-phone lots are available at IAH. Five minutes away from JFK Boulevard is the Consolidated Rental Car facility, which houses car-rental agencies sharing a common bus system. In addition to low-cost flights to Houston, Orbitz.com will help you organize cheap transport services via taxi, limo, shuttles, courtesy vans or METRO transportation. You can get to downtown Houston in 30 minutes.

Houston Weather Information

Make your travel arrangements with Orbitz.com between April and November. This is peak season, during which you will find a myriad of attractions, although fall sometimes brings hurricanes. For cheap vacations, book flights to Houston from December to February.

Houston's Major Attractions

Houston Galleria, Bayou Place, Johnson Space Center and the Houston Zoo are among the most popular places in Houston. There are many seasonal attractions during the period between April and November, such as the Kemah Rock the Dock concerts and the Miller Outdoor Theater performances. The cheapest time to visit is between the winter months of December and February. Orbitz.com has numerous cheap deals for flights to Houston.

Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Houston

    • 10 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Houston today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 48m.
    • United Airlines flight 1457 (1:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Houston.
    • United Airlines flight 1197 (7:27 PM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Houston.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Houston (United Airlines flight 1197, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 3h 36m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Houston (United Airlines flight 1604, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 3h 55m.
    • Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to George Bush Airport (IAH), Hobby Airport (HOU) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between San Francisco and Houston

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767-300 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 767-400 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-700 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757-200 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 757-300 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways, Asiana Airlines
Airbus Industrie A319 United Airlines, US Airways, Asiana Airlines
Boeing 737-800 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways, Asiana Airlines
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250) United Airlines, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 United Airlines, US Airways, Asiana Airlines