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Nonstop Flights: Houston to/from Phoenix $66 r/t – American

[10/20/2015 @ 6:38 PM] Open this itinerary here: Priceline, Orbitz, CheapTicketsTravelocity, Expedia, HotwireBookingBuddy.
[10/21/2015 @ 7:12 PM] Fare gone. Now over $100 r/t. Removing from deal list.

Flight prices and availability can and will change. This deal was valid at the time of the last update, see time-stamps above.

American Airlines has round-trip flights from Houston (IAH) to Phoenix (PHX) for $66, NONSTOP ($33 each way). Fare is reversible. Flights Oct 28 to Nov 14. Very limited availability. See the Flight Details section of this post for example booking dates.

Note: It is possible to buy these as one-way tickets for $33.50 each way. This can be very useful if you’re trying to position yourself in Phoenix for another flight elsewhere or want to use reward miles on only one leg of the trip.

Frontier is also offering a sale, but they will be more expensive if you need to check or carry-on a bag.

Orbitz and CheapTickets have a search tool that looks for flights 3-days before and after the dates you’ve selected, you should use it if you have a general idea of when you want to travel, but want to see other prices for other dates close to the ones you’ve selected.

To save the most money, be sure to apply the travel coupon codes available at the bottom of this post. Booking your trip as a Flight + Hotel package will probably save you more money than if you were to book separately. Vacation Packages on Travelocity and Priceline are usually better than what is offered directly by the airline, so be sure to compare them all to get the best price.

Note: OTAs such as Orbitz and Travelocity allow free cancellation without penalty before 10 PM central time the day after you purchase. As deals sell-out or expire quickly, this policy will allow you to “lock-in” the cheap fare while you sort out a plan. Just keep in mind that after 10 PM the next day, you will not be able to cancel without the regular penalty.

United and Delta also allow free cancellations within 24-hours while American only allows you to “Hold” a ticket (without paying) for 24-hours. Keep in mind that once you pay for a ticket on you can’t cancel it without a change fee or penalty, even if was purchased less than 24-hours ago.

The Department of Transportation doesn’t enforce 24-hour free cancellation on tickets less than 7-days away from departure, so some airlines and OTAs will allow it while some will not. On Orbitz, you can easily see if your ticket allows a free cancellation, just look for “FREE Cancel” next to the price of the ticket.

When you are ready to book your flight or hotel, please use the links on our site to begin your booking process so we receive credit for the referral.

Flight Availability: Departing Houston to Phoenix as of 6:42 PM on 10/20/15.
Flight Availability: Departing Houston to Phoenix as of 6:42 PM on 10/20/15.
Flight Availability: Returning to Houston from Phoenix as of 6:42 PM on 10/20/15.
Flight Availability: Returning to Houston from Phoenix as of 6:42 PM on 10/20/15.

I was able to pull this up on Priceline and it’s also available on all of the major booking sites. Screenshot taken at 6:52 PM on 10/20/15.


Flight Details:

  • Availability: See Calendar. Ticket by Jul 24.
  • Documentation: Domestic Flight.
  • Departure and Destination Airports: IAH – PHX
  • Example Dates: (Priceline / Orbitz) Nov 07 – Nov 10 / Nov 10 – Nov 14 / Nov 03 – Nov 10 / Other dates: Try the +/- 3-day search tool on Orbitz.
  • Carrier: American
  • Fare Basis Code: OA07ZNL3
  • Fare Class: O
  • Mile Accrual: 100%
  • Stopover component: none.
  • CPM: 3.32 (2018 miles)
  • Full Route: IAH-PHX-IAH
  • Previous Low Price Average: $142
  • Open this itinerary on: Priceline, Orbitz, CheapTicketsTravelocity, Expedia, HotwireBookingBuddy.

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