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The cheapest times to fly from DFW to FSD are

  • August 6th to December 16th (except the week of November 26th)
  • December 24th to March 4th (except the weeks of January 1st and February 12th)

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 FSD is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $803 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $285 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to Sioux Falls

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Sioux Falls, SD (FSD) will usually cost between $308 to $437 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $331. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $431. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $101 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $389 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to FSD flight.

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

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DFW to FSD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to FSD 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 $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $46 (11%) 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 $357. Return trip prices are from the FSD to DFW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DFW to FSD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 19 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 FSD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sioux Gateway/Col. Bud Day Field Airport (SUX) in Sioux City, IA

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from FSD
  • Usually 0.39% less expensive than FSD
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to SUX flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Iberia, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Joe Foss Field Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 738 miles or 1188 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to FSD flight is about 2 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Sioux Falls, SD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from DFW to FSD.

 

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 FSD
Destination airport name Joe Foss Field Airport
City Sioux Falls, SD
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -96.7

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to FSD tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 34% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 23% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave FSD heading for DFW about 25 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Sioux Falls, SD is about 23 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Mesa: 25 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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