There are inexpensive nonstop round-trip flights from Houston (IAH) to Los Angeles (LAX) showing up right now. Airfare is $153 on US Airways. When this route went on sale in the past, it only lasted two days before reverting to the regular price. Fare is reversible, so you can do LAX to IAH and vice versa.
[09/19/2014 @ 12:47 PM] Southwest Airlines and US Airways have extended their sale.
[10/16/2014 @ 1:01 PM] United is offering a match.
[10/21/2014 @ 11:04 PM] Oneworld has ended their sale.
Click for more details and booking links Cheap Flights: Houston to Los Angeles nonstop r/t $153 – US