The cheapest times to fly from DFW to AMA are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 DFW to AMA is early October. Prices can be as high as $393 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $197 for Wednesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Amarillo

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Amarillo, TX (AMA) will usually cost between $212 to $315 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $227. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $306. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $80 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $255 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to AMA flight.

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

DFW to AMA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to AMA flight is much 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 $0.51, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $22 (8%) 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 $252. Return trip prices are from the AMA to DFW 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 DFW 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 33 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 DFW to AMA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Clovis Municipal Airport (CVN) in Clovis, NM

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from AMA
  • Usually 30.06% less expensive than AMA
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to CVN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 312 miles or 502 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to AMA flight is about 1 hour 33 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 40 available flights from DFW to AMA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DFW
Origination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97

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 DFW to AMA tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 23% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AMA heading for DFW about 11 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Amarillo, TX is about 8 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • American: 18 minutes late
  • Envoy: 12 minutes late
  • Mesa: 8 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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