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Airfares from $103 One Way, $214 Round Trip from Houston to Anchorage

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More About Flying To Anchorage from Houston

Route Information for Flights from Houston to Anchorage

Origin Airport IATA Code HOU
Destination Airport IATA Code ANC
Distance 3260 mi
Direct Flight Airlines United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 2:38AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:38AM UTC

Fly from Houston to Anchorage

If you're looking for a break from the blistering heat of Texas, fly from Houston, TX to Anchorage. The George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is just 20 minutes north of the city center, and flying from Houston to Anchorage takes about six-and-a-half hours. Upon landing, you will quickly see why Anchorage is considered a nature lover's dream.


If you enjoy fishing, Ship Creek is known for its bustling currents of salmon, and it's located downtown. Rural fishing spots include Jewel Lake and Eklutna Lake, where even more salmon and trout can be found. If hiking is your preferred activity, then look no further than the nearly 500,000-acre Chugach State Park. With 155 mountain peaks and over 50 glaciers, a lifetime could be spent trying to see everything there. One of the most popular mountain peaks for families is Flattop Mountain, which is just 30 minutes southeast of Anchorage and offers a view of the entire city.

Hints and tips

You'll fly from Houston TX to Anchorage International Airport (ANC). Alaskan weather is known for its sudden shifts in temperature and wind conditions, which become more pronounced if you plan to be near water or glaciers, so layers are a good option, especially while hiking. Average January low temperatures are 11 degrees Fahrenheit while July sees highs of 66 degrees.

Flights from Houston to Anchorage - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Houston to Anchorage now?

If you're concerned about quarantine and travel restrictions when traveling by plane from Houston to Anchorage, go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Houston to Anchorage?

You can fly direct from Houston to Anchorage with United Airlines. It's the only airline that travels nonstop from Houston Airport to ANC.

What is the shortest flight from Houston to Anchorage?

From Houston, the eclectic sights and sounds of Anchorage are at least 7 hours and 42 minutes away. Choose your favorite seat, or perhaps even one with more legroom, and fly to your destination in pure comfort.

What airlines fly from Houston to Anchorage most frequently?

United Airlines is the most frequent airline operating on the Houston to Anchorage route. You can choose from 21 flights per month with this carrier.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Anchorage?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Anchorage have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Anchorage with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Anchorage without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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