The cheapest times to fly from DAL to ELP 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 ELP is early September. Prices can be as high as $1532 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $302 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to El Paso

Flying from Dallas, TX (DAL) to El Paso, TX (ELP) will usually cost between $312 to $808 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $327. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $969. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $642 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $502 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAL to ELP flight.

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

DAL to ELP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAL to ELP flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.56, 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 $93 (16%) 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 $491. Return trip prices are from the ELP 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 ELP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 59 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DAL to ELP

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 ELP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Diego, CA (DAL > SAN > ELP)

  • Price for both tickets: $458
  • Average savings: $44 (8.67%)

See DAL to SAN flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (DAL > SFO > ELP)

  • Price for both tickets: $491
  • Average savings: $11 (2.09%)

See DAL to SFO flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (DAL > LAX > ELP)

  • Price for both tickets: $492
  • Average savings: $10 (1.89%)

See DAL to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from El Paso International Airport to Dallas Love Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 560 miles or 901 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAL to ELP flight is about 1 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas, TX and El Paso, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 93 available flights from DAL to ELP.


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 ELP
Destination airport name El Paso International Airport
City El Paso, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.8
Longitude -106.4


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DAL to ELP tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 40% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 8% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ELP heading for DAL about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in El Paso, TX is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 10 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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