The cheapest times to fly from DFW to BUQ are

  • January 8th to May 20th (except the weeks of March 5th and March 12th)
  • October 15th 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 DFW to BUQ is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $4131 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1366 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Bulawayo

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Bulawayo (BUQ) will usually cost between $1384 to $2907 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1462. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3240. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1778 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1707 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to BUQ flight.

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

DFW to BUQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to BUQ flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BUQ, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into DFW. Saturdays 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 $401 (18%) 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 $1726. Return trip prices are from the BUQ 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 BUQ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DFW to BUQ

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 DFW to BUQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Johannesburg (DFW > JNB > BUQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1298
  • Average savings: $410 (23.99%)

See DFW to JNB flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (DFW > JFK > BUQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1426
  • Average savings: $281 (16.46%)

See DFW to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (DFW > BOS > BUQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1534
  • Average savings: $173 (10.13%)

See DFW to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, LATAM, Lufthansa, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from J. M. Nkomo International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8996 miles or 14478 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to BUQ flight is about 17 hour 10 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from DFW to BUQ.


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 BUQ
Destination airport name J. M. Nkomo International Airport
City Bulawayo
Country Zimbabwe
Latitude -20
Longitude 28.6


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