The summers in Houston can be harsh and downright oppressive. So, if there’s a proper time to travel somewhere temperate, it is now. First, however, where should you go? As we can see, you decided to visit Queen City. Although just making the decision doesn’t get the job done, does it? No, you’ll have to do a boatload of things. Aren’t vacations supposed to be relaxing? Then what’s with this extra stress of booking Houston to Seattle flights, looking for hotels, etc. Therefore, today in this blog, we will discuss all you need to know about Houston to Seattle flights. So, let’s start with the first thing, the airports.

Airport Information

In short, all the Houston to Seattle flights take off from both the cities’ major airports. Namely, the George Bush Intercontinental Airport & the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Also, below, we’ve given some information about the airports.

Origin Airport

NameGeorge Bush Intercontinental Airport
Address2800 N Terminal Rd, Houston, TX 77032
Terminals5 (161 Gates)

Destination Airport

NameSeattle–Tacoma International Airport
Address17801 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98158
Terminals4 Concourse & 2 Satellite Building

Popular Airlines on This Route

The most popular airlines that fly on the Houston to Seattle route are:

Also check: Spirit Flights To Houston

About the Destination

Although famously known as the Emerald City for its lust forestry. However, the city of Seattle has many other names, like Rain City, The Coffee Capital of the World, etc. On the one hand, Seattle is prominently known for its beauty. On the other hand, it’s also the birthplace of some of the biggest companies in the world:

  • Microsoft
  • Amazon
  • Starbucks

It’s a city with a rich history. For instance, parts of the city are built on the destroyed remains of the old city after the Great Seattle Fire.

So, let’s discuss what there is to do in Emerald City.

Travel Season

On SeasonJuly
Shoulder Season  May to June August to September
Off-SeasonNovember to February

Best Time to Visit

To summarize, the best time to visit Seattle is during September & October. As these months fall in the shoulder season, during which most of the tourist traffic is gone. Also, the prices of flights are reasonable; tourist activities are less costly. Lastly, during this time, you’ll find some key events to participate in:

Places to Visit

One of the most exciting parts of any trip is exploring new landmarks & experiencing what the city has to offer. Therefore, we’ve given a list of the most popular tourist landmarks below.

Space Needle400 Broad St, Seattle, WA 98109
Museum of Pop Culture325 5th Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
Pacific Science Center200 2nd Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
Chihuly Garden and Glass305 Harrison St, Seattle, WA 98109
Seattle Art Museum1300 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, United States
Central Public Library1000 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104
Smith Tower506 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104
Seattle Aquarium1483 Alaskan Way Pier 59, Seattle, WA 98101
Seattle Great Wheel1301 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98101
  Woodinville Wine Country13590 NE Village Square Dr Suite 1030, Woodinville, WA 98072

Affordable Lodgings

On the other hand, you can’t really enjoy your trip if you have no place to rest at night. That is why below is a list of some affordable lodgings.

The Green Tortoise105 1/2 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101-2009
College Inn Hotel4000 University Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105-6209
Hotel Sorrento900 Madison St, Seattle, WA 98104
University Inn4140 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Mayflower Park Hotel405 Olive Way, Seattle, WA 98101
Hyatt Regency Seattle808 Howell St, Seattle, WA 98101
The Maxwell Hotel300 Roy St, Seattle, WA 98109
Country Inn & Suites3100 S 192nd St, Seattle, WA 98188
Hampton Inn & Suites9550 1st Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Embassy Suites by Hilton255 S King St, Seattle, WA 98104

Where to Eat?

Lastly, you’ll need good places to eat, do all the running around, and explore. Thus, below is a list of budget-quality restaurants to satiate that hunger. In addition, most of these places are vegan-friendly.

Mecca Cafe526 Queen Anne Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
Biscuit Bitch2303 3rd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1711
 FOB Poke Bar220 Blanchard St, Seattle, WA 98121, United States
Uli’s Famous Sausage1511 Pike Pl, Seattle, WA 98101, United States
HoneyHole Sandwiches703 E Pike St, Seattle, WA 98122, United States
Voula’s Offshore Cafe658 NE Northlake Way, Seattle, WA 98105, United States
The Pink Door1919 Post Alley, Seattle, WA 98101, United States
Tilikum Place Cafe407 Cedar St, Seattle, WA 98121, United States
Bacco Cafe86 Pine St, Seattle, WA 98101, United States
Vons 1000 Spirits1225 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, United States

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. Does United Airlines fly nonstop from Houston to Seattle?

In short, yes, there are three United Airlines flights that fly a direct route from Houston to Seattle,

  • UA 1555
  • UA 2212
  • UA 1838

Q2. How long is the flight from Houston to Sea-Tac Airport (Sea)?

To summarize, the average flight time of a nonstop flight from Houston (IAH) to Sea-Tac (SEA) is 4-Hours & 50-Minutes. On the other hand, the average flight time for a 1-stop flight is 8-Hours & 48-Minutes.