The cheapest times to fly from DFW to LIT are

  • August 6th to February 18th (except the week of November 19th)

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 LIT is early November. Prices can be as high as $1072 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $227 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Little Rock

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Little Rock, AR (LIT) will usually cost between $227 to $321 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 $230. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $549. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $319 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $249 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to LIT flight.

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

DFW to LIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to LIT 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 $0.51, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $17 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $260. Return trip prices are from the LIT 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 LIT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 32 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 LIT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Branson Airport (BKG) in Branson, MO

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from LIT
  • Usually 34.41% less expensive than LIT
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to BKG flights

Destination alternative #2: Greenville Mid Delta Airport (GLH) in Greenville, MS

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from LIT
  • Usually 24.35% less expensive than LIT
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to GLH flights

Destination alternative #3: Memphis International Airport (MEM) in Memphis, TN

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from LIT
  • Usually 3.62% less expensive than LIT
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to MEM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 304 miles or 489 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to LIT flight is about 1 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Little Rock, AR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 40 available flights from DFW to LIT.


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 LIT
Destination airport name Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field Airport
City Little Rock, AR
Country the United States
Latitude 34.7
Longitude -92.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to LIT tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 16% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 9% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave LIT heading for DFW about 5 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Little Rock, AR is about 1 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • American: 9 minutes late
  • Envoy: 3 minutes late
  • Mesa: 12 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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