The cheapest times to fly from DAL to LBB are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 LBB is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1608 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $790 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Lubbock

Flying from Dallas, TX (DAL) to Lubbock, TX (LBB) will usually cost between $796 to $1240 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $799. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1212. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $413 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $884 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAL to LBB flight.

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

DAL to LBB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAL to LBB 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 $1.88, 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 $165 (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 $865. Return trip prices are from the LBB 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 LBB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 30 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DAL to LBB

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 LBB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (DAL > LAX > LBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $609
  • Average savings: $276 (31.17%)

See DAL to LAX flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (DAL > SEA > LBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $623
  • Average savings: $262 (29.58%)

See DAL to SEA flights

Hack #3: San Diego, CA (DAL > SAN > LBB)

  • Price for both tickets: $635
  • Average savings: $250 (28.22%)

See DAL to SAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DAL to LBB? 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport to Dallas Love Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 292 miles or 470 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAL to LBB flight is about 1 hour 30 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from DAL to LBB.


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 LBB
Destination airport name Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City Lubbock, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 33.7
Longitude -101.8


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DAL to LBB tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 32% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 9% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave LBB heading for DAL about 8 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Lubbock, TX is about 1 minutes early. 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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