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The cheapest times to fly from DFW to LGW are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • September 17th 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 LGW is late January. Prices can be as high as $1369 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $817 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to London

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to London (LGW) will usually cost between $854 to $1252 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 $849. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1266. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $417 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1044 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to LGW flight.

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

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DFW to LGW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to LGW 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 $0.14, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LGW, and Monday 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 $97 (9%) 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 $979. Return trip prices are from the LGW 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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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DFW to LGW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 33 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from DFW to LGW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 25 miles (40 km) away from LGW
  • Usually 27.16% less expensive than LGW
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to LHR flights

Destination alternative #2: London City Airport (LCY) in London

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from LGW
  • Usually 19.20% less expensive than LGW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to LCY flights

Destination alternative #3: Bristol Airport (BRS) in Bristol

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from LGW
  • Usually 4.84% less expensive than LGW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to BRS flights

Destination alternative #4: Birmingham Airport (BHX) in Birmingham

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from LGW
  • Usually 4.21% less expensive than LGW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to BHX flights

Destination alternative #5: Cardiff Airport (CWL) in Cardiff

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from LGW
  • Usually 1.82% less expensive than LGW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to CWL flights

 

Flight Hacking DFW to LGW

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 LGW — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $574
  • Average savings: $471 (45.07%)

See DFW to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $635
  • Average savings: $409 (39.18%)

See DFW to JFK flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (DFW > LGA > LGW)

  • Price for both tickets: $640
  • Average savings: $404 (38.7%)

See DFW to LGA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4759 miles or 7659 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to LGW flight is about 9 hour 33 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from DFW to LGW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeDFW
Origination airport nameDallas/Fort Worth International Airport
CityDallas/Fort Worth, TX
Countrythe United States
Latitude32.9
Longitude-97

Return Airport

Destination codeLGW
Destination airport nameLondon Gatwick Airport
CityLondon
Countrythe United Kingdom
Latitude51.1
Longitude-0.2

 

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