The cheapest times to fly from DFW to LBB are

  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 LBB is early November. Prices can be as high as $400 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $229 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Lubbock

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Lubbock, TX (LBB) will usually cost between $229 to $324 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $238. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $355. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $116 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $256 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to LBB flight.

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

DFW to LBB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to LBB 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 $0.57, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $16 (6%) 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 $262. Return trip prices are from the LBB 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 LBB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 29 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 LBB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Clovis Municipal Airport (CVN) in Clovis, NM

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from LBB
  • Usually 30.33% less expensive than LBB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to CVN flights

Destination alternative #2: Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport (AMA) in Amarillo, TX

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from LBB
  • Usually 0.39% less expensive than LBB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to AMA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Boutique Air, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 281 miles or 452 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to LBB flight is about 1 hour 29 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from DFW to LBB.


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 LBB
Destination airport name Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City Lubbock, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 33.7
Longitude -101.8


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to LBB tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 21% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave LBB heading for DFW about 11 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Lubbock, TX is about 7 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • American: 21 minutes late
  • Mesa: 8 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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