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Fares from $70 One Way, $141 Round Trip from Seattle to Houston

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Flights from Seattle to Houston - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Seattle to Houston?

Yes, if you're jet-setting from Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.) to Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), you'll only have one flight number to keep track of. There are 3 airlines offering direct services to pick from. Here are a few of the best:

  • United Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Seattle to Houston?

The quickest flight time from Seattle to Houston is around 4 hours and 8 minutes. Grab a refreshment from the drink cart, hone your travel itinerary or read a few magazines — you'll have plenty of time on this medium-haul journey.

What airlines have the most flights from Seattle to Houston?

There are two airlines offering the most frequent flights from Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.) to Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), including United Airlines (UA). A top pick for many travelers, it operates 137 flights on this route each month. Alternatively, secure your favorite window (or aisle) seat with Alaska Airlines (AS). You'll have 60 monthly flights between Seattle and Houston to choose from with this airline.

Route Information for Flights from Seattle to Houston

Origin Airport IATA CodeSEA
Destination Airport IATA CodeHOU
Distance1871 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAlaska Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival10:43PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival10:43PM UTC

Flights from Seattle to Houston

Seattle Airport

While Seattle is home to several airports, the only one that handles commercial flights is the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Also known as Sea-Tac, this airport is responsible for all incoming flights, along with flights from Seattle. Alaska Airlines, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and US Airways are a few airlines that operate out of this airport. Located in SeaTac, Washington, the airport sits along the intersection of three state routes: 99, 518, and 509. Though the airport has three terminals, only the Concourse Terminal and North Satellite Terminal handle domestic flights. The South Satellite Terminal specializes in international flights. It's just a short drive from the airport to downtown.

Transportation

When you need to reach your hotel quickly, head for the public transportation system, which consists of Sound Transit and Metro Transit. The buses and light rails only cost a few dollars, and you can visit the sales counter at any station to purchase tickets for your trip. The light rail system drops passengers directly at some of the top hotels in the downtown area. Seattle uses a grid system for its roads, which makes finding your hotel easy if you drive. You can use the Orbitz.com sign to look for rental cars from the airport.

Weather

If you visit during the spring, winter, or fall, you need a warm coat and an umbrella. Though the city does not get snow, it does get a high amount of rain during these seasons, and temperatures that can drop below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The summer is much warmer, with temperatures in the high 70s and less rainfall.

Popular Attractions

Seattle is home to dozens of cultural activities and attractions, including the Seattle International Film Festival, the Henry Art Galley, the Woodland Park Zoo, and the Seattle Underground Tour, which takes you through older parts of the city. When you look for flights from Seattle on Orbitz.com, take a few minutes to look for other low-cost attractions in the city.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.