The cheapest times to fly from DFW to CEN are

  • January 8th to March 18th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • July 23rd to October 7th
  • October 22nd to November 11th

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 CEN is late September. Prices can be as high as $3934 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $501 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Ciudad Obregón

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Ciudad Obregon (CEN) will usually cost between $523 to $2591 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $523. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2291. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1768 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $663 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to CEN flight.

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

DFW to CEN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to CEN 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 $0.48, which is a bit 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 to Ciudad Obregón, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Dallas. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $450 (34%) 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 $755. Return trip prices are from the CEN 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 CEN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DFW to CEN

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 CEN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (DFW > MEX > CEN)

  • Price for both tickets: $445
  • Average savings: $218 (32.83%)

See DFW to MEX flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (DFW > GDL > CEN)

  • Price for both tickets: $467
  • Average savings: $196 (29.51%)

See DFW to GDL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Ciudad Obregon International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 853 miles or 1373 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to CEN flight is about 2 hour 31 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from DFW to CEN.


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 CEN
Destination airport name Ciudad Obregon International Airport
City Ciudad Obregon
Country Mexico
Latitude 27.4
Longitude -109.8


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