The cheapest times to fly from AKL to DFW are

  • January 22nd to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the week of April 30th)
  • August 13th to August 26th
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 AKL to DFW is late May. Prices can be as high as $2835 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $842 for Monday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Auckland (AKL) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $1048 to $1795 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $992. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2137. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1145 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1277 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AKL to DFW flight.

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

AKL to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AKL to DFW flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Auckland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DFW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AKL. Fridays 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 $94 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1257. Return trip prices are from the DFW to AKL 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 AKL to DFW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 23 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AKL to DFW

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AKL to DFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Wellington (AKL > WLG > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $976
  • Average savings: $302 (23.61%)

See AKL to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (AKL > LAX > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1091
  • Average savings: $186 (14.57%)

See AKL to WLG flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (AKL > SFO > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1155
  • Average savings: $122 (9.55%)

See AKL to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Fiji Airways, Korean Air, LATAM, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7446 miles or 11983 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AKL to DFW flight is about 14 hour 23 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from AKL to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAKL
Origination airport nameAuckland International Airport
CountryNew Zealand

Return Airport

Destination codeDFW
Destination airport nameDallas/Fort Worth International Airport
CityDallas/Fort Worth, TX
Countrythe United States


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