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FAQs about flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
Can I catch a flight from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to Houston, TX Airport (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental) right now?

Ensure you check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor to discover if there are any current quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in place in Houston, TX Airport (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental) when flying in from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County).

Are there direct flights from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to IAH?

Multiple airlines operate flights straight from DTW to Houston Airport. These include United Airlines and Delta — start with these if you need to arrive at your destination as quickly as possible.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to IAH, please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Houston, TX Airport (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental)?

It typically takes about 3 hours and 17 minutes to travel from Detroit, MI Airport (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). You'll be cruising at altitude for a while, so keep yourself entertained with a movie or flip through your favorite novel.

What is the flight distance from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Houston, TX Airport (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental)?

With a flight distance of 1,087 mi separating Metro Airport and IAH, you're going to be up in the air for a reasonable amount of time. It's an excellent chance to watch a film, catch up on work or just relax with a good book.

What airlines fly from Detroit Metro Airport to IAH?

With a considerable number of airlines operating nonstop flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Houston, TX Airport (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental), you're spoiled for choice. Listed below are some of the best of them:

  • United Airlines - (UA) with 256 flights every month
  • Delta - (DL) with 171 flights every month
  • Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 158 flights every month
  • Spirit Airlines - (NK with 158 flights every month
  • United Airlines - (UA) with 256 flights every month
  • Delta - (DL) with 171 flights every month
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

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

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to George Bush Intercontinental Flight FAQ

Traveling FromDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Traveling ToGeorge Bush Intercontinental
Shortest Flight Time1 hours 4 mins
Earliest Departure Time6:30AM CDT
Latest Departure Time7:55PM CDT
Lowest Flight Price$63

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport to George Bush Intercontinental Airport


Distance:
1,081.00 miles


Airlines & Aircraft Used on DTW to IAH Flight Routes


Airline Carrier
Aircraft
American Airlines
Airbus A330-300
American Airlines
Boeing 777 all pax models
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A319
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A320-100/200
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A320-100/200
United Airlines
Boeing 737-800 (winglets) pax

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Amazing DTW to IAH Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to George Bush Intercontinental found within the past 7 days were $63 round trip and $32 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.