The cheapest times to fly from CMI to DFW are
- January 1st to February 25th
- March 26th to June 17th (except the week of May 7th)
- August 27th to September 9th
- October 29th to November 11th
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 CMI to DFW is early December. Prices can be as high as $767 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $303 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Dallas
Flying from Champaign/Urbana, IL (CMI) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $303 to $373 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 $303. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $395. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $92 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $308 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CMI to DFW flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CMI to DFW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the CMI to DFW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Champaign. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, 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 $28 (8%) 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 $304. Return trip prices are from the DFW to CMI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from CMI to DFW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 14 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from CMI 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 University of Illinois/Willard Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 692 miles or 1114 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from CMI to DFW?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop CMI to DFW flight is about 2 hour 14 minutes.
How many flights go between Champaign/Urbana, IL and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from CMI to DFW.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||University of Illinois/Willard Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport|
|City||Dallas/Fort Worth, TX|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from CMI to DFW tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 24% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 37% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DFW heading for CMI about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX is about 6 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Envoy: 17 minutes late
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