The cheapest times to fly from DFW to AUS are
- August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of October 29th, November 19th, and November 26th)
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 AUS is early November. Prices can be as high as $550 for Thursday flights during mid May, or as low as $167 for Saturday flights around early November.
When to Fly to Austin
Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Austin, TX (AUS) will usually cost between $172 to $277 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $182. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $293. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $111 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $202 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to AUS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DFW to AUS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the DFW to AUS 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 $0.66, which is above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $21 (9%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $202. Return trip prices are from the AUS to DFW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from DFW to AUS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 19 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 AUS while comparing.
- 103 miles (166 km) away from AUS
- Usually 6.70% less expensive than AUS
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from DFW to AUS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Singapore Airlines, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Austin – Bergstrom International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 190 miles or 306 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from DFW to AUS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to AUS flight is about 1 hour 19 minutes.
How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Austin, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from DFW to AUS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport|
|City||Dallas/Fort Worth, TX|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Austin – Bergstrom International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from DFW to AUS tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 43% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 6% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AUS heading for DFW about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Austin, TX is about 15 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- American: 16 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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