The cheapest times to fly from ART to DFW are

  • April 16th to June 17th (except the weeks of May 14th and May 21st)
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 ART to DFW is mid January. Prices can be as high as $975 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $318 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Watertown, NY (ART) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $364 to $607 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $390. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $535. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $145 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $429 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ART to DFW flight.

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

ART to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ART to DFW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Watertown. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below 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 $129 (26%) 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 $373. Return trip prices are from the DFW to ART 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 ART 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 3 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ART 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 ART to DFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (ART > BOS > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $427
  • Average savings: $2 (0.35%)

See ART to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1365 miles or 2197 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ART to DFW flight is about 3 hour 26 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from ART to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ART
Origination airport name Watertown International Airport
City Watertown, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 44
Longitude -76

Return Airport

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


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