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Sometimes a trip is what you need, whether for work or for your sanity. Attending a cousin's wedding, pitching your boss a business idea, or perhaps even taking a short getaway are all reasons to book a flight from Houston to New York City. We have you covered whether you're looking for cheap flights from Houston to New York City for business or pleasure.

Stop searching the web for flights to NYC and stop spending a fortune on airfare. Travelers can easily book airline tickets that suit their schedules with Crystal Travel. Furthermore, we provide all the information you need to book reservations, whether for business or personal travel.

About Houston

A wide range of urban scenes, American history, and cultural experiences await you in Houston. Its streets are lined with museums, and an urban park is filled with stone buildings that have endured centuries. Houston has a wide variety of family-friendly attractions, as well as nightclubs and bars that are fun even for adults. 

About New York City

A city that has been the subject of countless love songs and the star of stage and screen, New York City offers visitors a wide variety of things to see and do. No matter what your heart desires, New York City has it all. You can wander through museums, feast at top restaurants, or drink in atmospheric dive bars.

Cheap Flights from Houston to New York City

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FAQs on Houston to New York City Flights
1. Which airlines fly directly from Houston to New York City?

Airlines that fly directly from Houston to New York City are:

  • United Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • American Airlines
  • Alaska Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines


Majorly Southwest Airlines and United Airlines fly from Houston Airports. The availability of these airlines purely depends on the airport you choose to fly to in New York. Do check with our customer support team whether or not your desired airline is available for your route on that day.

2. I’m booking a non-stop/direct flight to New York City from Houston. Which airport do I choose?

There are two major airports that will be serving flights from Houston. The airports are 

  • George Bush International Airport(IAH) is the best for international routes and is located 21miles north of the city of Houston. 
  • William P. Hobby Airport(HOU) is best for domestic flights, smaller in capacity, and located just 11 miles from Houston’s bustling downtown

For reaching out to New York City you can choose from the below-mentioned three airports. 

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), is 18 miles away from the city center.
  • LaGuardia Airport (LGA), is closest to Manhattan and is only 8 miles in distance from the city. 
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), is 16 miles away from the city but located in New Jersey.
3. What is the duration of the flight between HOU and JFK?
Flying nonstop between Houston and New York City should take between three and a half and four hours. You might be able to reduce that time somewhat if you land at Newark Liberty International Airport. The two airports are around 1430 miles apart.
4. Which airline has the least delayed flights from Houston to New York City?
Flight delays can be brought on by a variety of things, including weather delays and technical issues. The least delayed flights, however, are provided by Southwest Airlines between Houston and New York City.
5. Which is the cheapest day of the week to fly from Houston to New York City?
If you have immediate plans to travel to New York City, users advise booking a ticket from Boston on a Tuesday since it's reportedly less expensive than the weekends, when demand is higher.
6. Do I need to pay any fees or charges for canceling my flight from HOU to JFK?
The cancellation rules have changed for many airlines after the covid breakout. If you want more information about this, please contact our customer support or visit the airline's official website, since each airline has a different cancellation policy.
7. Do airlines offer sleeping areas to passengers traveling from Houston to New York City?
Hobby Airport features a comfortable lounge for military personnel and their families. The USO lounge, located in the main airport, has comfy lounge seats, food, video games, baby changing facilities, and children's spaces.
8. Am I allowed to carry food/eatables on my flight to New York City?
As per the TSA rules, you are allowed to carry food/eatables in your carry-on or checked baggage as long as it is solid and well packed. Passengers are not allowed to carry liquid, semi-liquid, and gel items.
9. What is the baggage allowance on a flight from Houston to New York City?
Most airlines allow 20kg or 23kg of checked luggage per passenger. On average, checked baggage measurements are 90cm x 75cm x 43cm. Hand luggage transported into the cabin should not exceed 7kg, and cabin baggage dimensions should be 23cm x 36cm x 56cm.
10. I lost my baggage during my flight to New York City from Houston, how can I recover it?

In case you lost your baggage during a flight, here are a few steps you can take to recover it. 

  • Contact the airlines immediately. Airlines are responsible for any lost, damaged, or delayed baggage. They have a system to track and identify bags' location.
  • Request for delivery to your address or accommodation till it's found.
  • Request for the baggage fee reimbursement
  • Keep all the receipts of incidental expenses.


Most airlines take 24 hours to 5 days to declare that the baggage is lost. In case your baggage is lost, airlines will compensate you for your bag and its content. For more information, you can check the airline and government policies or contact travel experts.

11. What are the latest offers available with Crystal Travel on flights to New York City?
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