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United and Qantas have round-trip flights from Houston (IAH) to Melbourne (MEL) for $642 with a connection. Flights in May, August, September, and November. Departures on Tuesday and Thursday.

Note: Sydney is also currently available at this price with a connection, but we are ignoring that deal because we often see it at the same price NONSTOP.

Read More Cheap Flights: Houston to Melbourne $642 r/t – United / Qantas

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United has round-trip flights from Houston (IAH) to Las Vegas (LAS) starting at $97, NONSTOP. Flights May, June, August, September, October, November, and December. Departures mostly on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Origin/Destination reversible.

Note: United “Basic Economy” fares do not include a free carry-on bag. Only a personal item (like a small laptop bag) is free. Seats are randomly assigned for free prior to boarding. If you have the United MileagePlus credit-card, use the “free checked bag” perk.

Note: The personal item size on United flights is smaller (9-in/10-in/17-in) than Frontier or Spirit (8-in/14-in/18-in).

Read More Nonstop Flights: Houston to/from Las Vegas $97-$101 r/t – United

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United and American Airlines have round-trip flights from Houston (IAH/HOU) to Denver (DEN) for $97-$121, NONSTOP (UA) or with connections (AA). Flights March, May, August, September, October, and November. Mostly weekdays. Origin/Destination reversible.

Note: Carry-on bag is allowed for free on American Airlines. You can avoid paying for seat selection by accepting the randomly assigned seat at the gate.

Note: United “Basic Economy” fares do not include a free carry-on bag. Only a personal item (like a small laptop bag) is free. Seats are randomly assigned for free prior to boarding. If you have the United MileagePlus credit-card, use the “free checked bag” perk.

Note: The personal item size on United flights is smaller (9-in/10-in/17-in) than Frontier or Spirit (8-in/14-in/18-in).

Note: Be sure to check both “HOU” and “IAH” for availability.

Read More Cheap Flights: Houston to/from Denver $97-$121 r/t – United / American

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United has round-trip flights from Houston (IAH) to Guatemala (GUA) for $141-$161, NONSTOP. Flights in March, April, and May. A few weekend departures available.

Note: Carry-on bag is NOT allowed for free. Only a tiny personal item (like a laptop bag) is allowed for free. United’s personal item allowance of (9in x 10in x 17in) is smaller than most other airlines. You can avoid seat selection fees if you accept a randomly assigned seat at the gate. If you have the United MileagePlus credit card you should be able to avoid bag fees with the “free checked-bag” perk.

Read More Nonstop Flights: Houston to Guatemala $141-$161 r/t – United Basic Economy

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United has round-trip flights from Houston (IAH) to Shanghai (PVG) for $399 with a connection. Flights from mid-March to mid-May. 3-day minimum stay required. No weekend departures. A Tourist Visa is Required for American Citizens.

Note: The Chinese Consulate is in Houston (Montrose), and you can apply and pick up your visa in person. When we did it, it took about 25-minutes, and the turn-around was 3-days.

Note: There is also visa free 72-hour transit, if you plan on only using China as a connection to elsewhere.

Read More Cheap Flights: Houston to Shanghai $399 r/t – United

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