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The cheapest times to fly from DFW to DAY are

  • May 28th to June 17th
  • August 6th to March 4th (except the week of December 17th)

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 DAY is mid January. Prices can be as high as $858 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $277 for Tuesday flights around mid January.

 

When to Fly to Dayton

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Dayton, OH (DAY) will usually cost between $277 to $457 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $466. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $171 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $341 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to DAY flight.

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

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DFW to DAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to DAY 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 $0.25, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $59 (15%) 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 $320. Return trip prices are from the DAY to DFW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DFW to DAY can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 32 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 DAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 36.36% less expensive than DAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to CVG flights

Destination alternative #2: Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport (SDF) in Louisville, KY

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 26.54% less expensive than DAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to SDF flights

Destination alternative #3: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 17.16% less expensive than DAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to CMH flights

Destination alternative #4: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 14.81% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to TOL flights

Destination alternative #5: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 7.92% less expensive than DAY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to IND flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from James M Cox/Dayton International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 860 miles or 1384 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to DAY flight is about 2 hour 32 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from DFW to DAY.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeDFW
Origination airport nameDallas/Fort Worth International Airport
CityDallas/Fort Worth, TX
Countrythe United States
Latitude32.9
Longitude-97

Return Airport

Destination codeDAY
Destination airport nameJames M Cox/Dayton International Airport
CityDayton, OH
Countrythe United States
Latitude39.9
Longitude-84.2

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to DAY tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 12% 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 DAY heading for DFW about 1 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Dayton, OH is about 4 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Envoy: 1 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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