The cheapest times to fly from DFW to MGM are

  • May 21st to July 22nd
  • September 10th to April 29th

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 MGM is late December. Prices can be as high as $1109 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $334 for Tuesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Montgomery

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Montgomery, AL (MGM) will usually cost between $334 to $435 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $358. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $708. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $349 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $411 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to MGM flight.

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

DFW to MGM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to MGM 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 $0.41, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $44 (10%) 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 $383. Return trip prices are from the MGM 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 MGM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 6 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 MGM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Atlanta, GA

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 43.55% less expensive than MGM
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to ATL flights

Destination alternative #2: Key Field Airport (MEI) in Meridian, MS

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 30.41% less expensive than MGM
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to MEI flights

Destination alternative #3: Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) in Birmingham, AL

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 29.56% less expensive than MGM
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to BHM flights

Destination alternative #4: Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) in Valparaiso, FL

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 26.28% less expensive than MGM
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to VPS flights

Destination alternative #5: Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) in Panama City, FL

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 23.60% less expensive than MGM
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to ECP flights

Destination alternative #6: Columbus Airport (CSG) in Columbus, GA

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 16.30% less expensive than MGM
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to CSG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Montgomery Regional Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 621 miles or 999 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to MGM flight is about 2 hour 6 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from DFW to MGM.


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 MGM
Destination airport name Montgomery Regional Airport
City Montgomery, AL
Country the United States
Latitude 32.3
Longitude -86.4


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to MGM tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 32% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 19% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MGM heading for DFW about 14 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Montgomery, AL is about 12 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Envoy: 23 minutes late
  • Mesa: 9 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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