The cheapest times to fly from DFW to DLC are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of January 8th)
  • March 19th to April 8th
  • May 14th to June 3rd
  • October 15th 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 DLC is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2303 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $860 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Dalian

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Dalian (DLC) will usually cost between $1222 to $1758 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1217. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1850. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $633 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1670 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to DLC flight.

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

DFW to DLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to DLC 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 $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DLC, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into DFW. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Dalian, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Dallas. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $78 (5%) 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 $1532. Return trip prices are from the DLC 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 DLC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 23 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DFW to DLC

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 DLC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (DFW > LAX > DLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $869
  • Average savings: $802 (47.99%)

See DFW to LAX flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (DFW > SEA > DLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $994
  • Average savings: $677 (40.51%)

See DFW to SEA flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (DFW > SFO > DLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $1043
  • Average savings: $627 (37.54%)

See DFW to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, American, ANA, Asiana, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Shenzhen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6889 miles or 11087 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to DLC flight is about 13 hour 23 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from DFW to DLC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDFW
Origination airport nameDallas/Fort Worth International Airport
CityDallas/Fort Worth, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeDLC
Destination airport nameZhoushuizi Airport


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