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Fares from $40 One Way, $78 Round Trip from Houston to Orlando

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Flights from Houston to Orlando - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Houston to Orlando?

You betcha. As a matter of fact, there are 3 airlines that fly direct from Houston, TX Airport (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental) to Orlando, FL Airport (MCO-Orlando Intl.). Lock in your seat with one of these carriers:

  • United Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Houston to Orlando?

The trip from Houston to Orlando can be as fast as 2 hours and 21 minutes. With an easy flight time like this, why not book a spontaneous getaway?

What airlines fly from Houston to Orlando most frequently?

Consider booking a flight with United Airlines (UA), which frequently services this route. This airline operates 117 flights each month between Houston, TX Airport (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental) and Orlando, FL Airport (MCO-Orlando Intl.). If you can't find the right flight there, take a look at the airfares with Spirit Airlines (NK). This carrier is a terrific alternative and operates 43 flights from Houston to Orlando monthly.

Route Information for Flights from Houston to Orlando

Origin Airport IATA CodeHOU
Destination Airport IATA CodeORL
Distance852 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesFrontier Airlines, Volaris, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival5:09PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:44AM UTC

Fly from Houston to Orlando and explore the most iconic attractions the Sunshine State has to offer. Use Orbitz to plan your trip and you’ll be able to find a choice of flight deals quickly and easily.


Popular Routes from Houston to Orlando

Virtually all of the flights that depart Houston for Orlando leave from the city’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport and touch down at Orlando International. This route links two of the busiest airports in the US and is popular among vacationers and business travelers alike.

The main carriers operating between Houston George Bush Intercontinental and Orlando International are Spirit and United. Both airlines offer multiple flights throughout the day.

Some flights also depart for Orlando from William P. Hobby, Houston’s second airport. This route is dominated by Southwest Airlines and departures are scheduled regularly throughout the week.


The Flight from Houston to Orlando

Average journey time from Houston to Orlando is two hours 10 minutes. This short flight means you can leave Houston in the morning and be in Florida in time for lunch.

On the way back, average journey time is a little longer. You can expect the Orland to Houston leg of your trip to take about two and a half hours. This is due to the prevailing winds your plane will encounter on the way.

Like most aircraft that crisscross the US, your flight will cruise at an altitude of around 35,000 feet. At this height, you’ll be well above the clouds so will be able to enjoy uninterrupted views if you’re traveling during the day.

Once you reach cruising altitude, the temperature outside the plane will plunge to a chilly -60˚F. Inside however, the cabin will be heated and pressurized, ensuring you’re comfortable for the duration of the flight. As the exact temperature inside aircraft can vary, it’s always a good idea to bring a light jacket on board in case you get cold.

As Orlando International is one of the busiest airports in the US, it offers a wide selection of domestic and international departures. Both premium carriers and low cost airlines serve the airport, giving you a great choice of routes and airfares.

If you’re planning on staying in Orlando for your vacation, you can continue your journey from the airport by bus, taxi or hire car. Many of the larger hotels and resorts offer free shuttle services to and from Orlando International. Check with your accommodation before you fly to see what’s on offer.

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Florida is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the US. If you want to see a little more of the state’s vibrant cities and unique landscapes, try one of these popular routes.

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