The cheapest times to fly from DAL to AMA are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • July 30th to November 18th

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 DAL to AMA is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1554 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $822 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Amarillo

Flying from Dallas, TX (DAL) to Amarillo, TX (AMA) will usually cost between $824 to $1112 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $831. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1117. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $286 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $888 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAL to AMA flight.

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

DAL to AMA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAL to AMA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.71, which is 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 $103 (10%) 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 $875. Return trip prices are from the AMA to DAL 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 DAL to AMA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 34 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 DAL to AMA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB) in Lubbock, TX

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from AMA
  • Usually 0.45% less expensive than AMA
  • Nonstop flights available

See DAL to LBB flights


Flight Hacking DAL to AMA

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 DAL to AMA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (DAL > SEA > AMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $628
  • Average savings: $260 (29.28%)

See DAL to SEA flights

Hack #2: Memphis, TN (DAL > MEM > AMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $646
  • Average savings: $242 (27.25%)

See DAL to MEM flights

Hack #3: St. Louis, MO (DAL > STL > AMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $648
  • Average savings: $240 (27.03%)

See DAL to STL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DAL to AMA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport to Dallas Love Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 323 miles or 520 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DAL to AMA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAL to AMA flight is about 1 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas, TX and Amarillo, TX?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DAL
Origination airport name Dallas Love Field Airport
City Dallas, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.8
Longitude -96.9

Return Airport

Destination code AMA
Destination airport name Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
City Amarillo, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 35.2
Longitude -101.7


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DAL to AMA tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 30% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 15% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AMA heading for DAL about 8 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Amarillo, TX is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 8 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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