The cheapest times to fly from CUL to DFW are

  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)
  • December 24th to March 25th (except the weeks of January 1st and March 12th)

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 CUL to DFW is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1272 for Thursday flights during early April, or as low as $234 for Wednesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Culiacan (CUL) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $278 to $761 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $250. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $728. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $478 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $608 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CUL to DFW flight.

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

CUL to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CUL to DFW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Culiacán. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Dallas, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Culiacán. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $232 (36%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $406. Return trip prices are from the DFW to CUL 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 CUL 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 2 hour 30 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Mexico City (CUL > MEX > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $375
  • Average savings: $234 (38.4%)

See CUL to GDL flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (CUL > GDL > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $385
  • Average savings: $224 (36.76%)

See CUL to MEX flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (CUL > LAX > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $532
  • Average savings: $77 (12.58%)

See CUL to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, United, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 844 miles or 1358 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CUL to DFW flight is about 2 hour 30 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from CUL to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCUL
Origination airport nameCuliacan International Airport

Return Airport

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


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