The cheapest times to fly from DFW to MOB are

  • March 19th to April 29th
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • August 6th to November 11th (except the week of September 17th)

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 MOB is late December. Prices can be as high as $631 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $302 for Tuesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Mobile

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Mobile, AL (MOB) will usually cost between $302 to $346 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 $302. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $403. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $101 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $303 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to MOB flight.

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

DFW to MOB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to MOB 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 $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $9 (3%) 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 $304. Return trip prices are from the MOB 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 MOB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 57 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 MOB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) in New Orleans, LA

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from MOB
  • Usually 19.64% less expensive than MOB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to MSY flights

Destination alternative #2: Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) in Gulfport/Biloxi, MS

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from MOB
  • Usually 9.24% less expensive than MOB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to GPT flights

Destination alternative #3: Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport (PIB) in Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from MOB
  • Usually 6.93% less expensive than MOB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to PIB flights

Destination alternative #4: Key Field Airport (MEI) in Meridian, MS

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from MOB
  • Usually 5.61% less expensive than MOB
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to MEI flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DFW to MOB? 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 Mobile Regional Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 538 miles or 866 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to MOB flight is about 1 hour 57 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from DFW to MOB.


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 MOB
Destination airport name Mobile Regional Airport
City Mobile, AL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.7
Longitude -88.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to MOB tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 38% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 10% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MOB heading for DFW about 23 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Mobile, AL is about 21 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Mesa: 23 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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