The cheapest times to fly from DFW to FRA are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 10th 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 FRA is late January. Prices can be as high as $1533 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $862 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Frankfurt

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $927 to $1447 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $952. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1487. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $536 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1041 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to FRA flight.

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

DFW to FRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to FRA flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FRA, and Wednesday 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 $92 (8%) 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 $1070. Return trip prices are from the FRA 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 FRA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 13 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 FRA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Luxembourg Airport (LUX) in Luxembourg

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 2.79% less expensive than FRA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to LUX flights


Flight Hacking DFW to FRA

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 FRA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (DFW > BOS > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $761
  • Average savings: $280 (26.9%)

See DFW to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $841
  • Average savings: $200 (19.21%)

See DFW to JFK flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (DFW > LAX > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $856
  • Average savings: $186 (17.82%)

See DFW to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 26 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5130 miles or 8256 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to FRA flight is about 10 hour 13 minutes.

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

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


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 FRA
Destination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6


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