The cheapest times to fly from DFW to GRK are

  • May 28th to November 11th (except the weeks of July 23rd and July 30th)
  • December 3rd to April 29th (except the weeks of December 24th, January 1st, February 26th, March 12th, and April 2nd)

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 GRK is mid December. Prices can be as high as $923 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $259 for Sunday flights around mid December.


When to Fly to Killeen

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Killeen, TX (GRK) will usually cost between $259 to $329 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid December with an average ticket price of $259. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $462. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $203 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $265 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to GRK flight.

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

DFW to GRK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to GRK 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 $1.22, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $18 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $265. Return trip prices are from the GRK 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 GRK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 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 GRK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Austin – Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) in Austin, TX

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from GRK
  • Usually 23.96% less expensive than GRK
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to AUS flights

Destination alternative #2: Waco Regional Airport (ACT) in Waco, TX

  • 52 miles (84 km) away from GRK
  • Usually 14.15% less expensive than GRK
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to ACT flights

Destination alternative #3: San Antonio International Airport (SAT) in San Antonio, TX

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from GRK
  • Usually 9.25% less expensive than GRK
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to SAT flights

Destination alternative #4: Abilene Regional Airport (ABI) in Abilene, TX

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from GRK
  • Usually 4.53% less expensive than GRK
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to ABI flights

Destination alternative #5: Easterwood Field Airport (CLL) in College Station/Bryan, TX

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from GRK
  • Usually 2.26% less expensive than GRK
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to CLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Robert Gray AAF Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 135 miles or 217 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to GRK flight is about 1 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 43 available flights from DFW to GRK.


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 GRK
Destination airport name Robert Gray AAF Airport
City Killeen, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.1
Longitude -97.8


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to GRK tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 17% 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 GRK heading for DFW about 6 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Killeen, TX is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 8 minutes late
  • Envoy: 6 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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