The cheapest times to fly from DFW to TUL are

  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of October 15th, November 19th, and November 26th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DFW to TUL is early December. Prices can be as high as $938 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $167 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Tulsa

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Tulsa, OK (TUL) will usually cost between $168 to $281 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $170. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $351. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $181 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $182 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to TUL flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DFW to TUL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

DFW to TUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to TUL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.48, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $18 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $192. Return trip prices are from the TUL to DFW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DFW to TUL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 24 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from DFW to TUL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Will Rogers World Airport (OKC) in Oklahoma City, OK

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from TUL
  • Usually 6.34% less expensive than TUL
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to OKC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DFW to TUL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Boutique Air, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tulsa International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 237 miles or 381 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DFW to TUL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to TUL flight is about 1 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Tulsa, OK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from DFW to TUL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DFW
Origination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97

Return Airport

Destination code TUL
Destination airport name Tulsa International Airport
City Tulsa, OK
Country the United States
Latitude 36.2
Longitude -95.9


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to TUL tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 12% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave TUL heading for DFW about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Tulsa, OK is about 7 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • American: 11 minutes late
  • Envoy: 2 minutes early
  • Mesa: 1 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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