The cheapest times to fly from DFW to MZT are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 30th to June 3rd
  • August 6th to October 21st
  • early December

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 MZT is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1068 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $243 for Wednesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Mazatlán

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Mazatlan (MZT) will usually cost between $281 to $775 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $778. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $483 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $506 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to MZT flight.

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

DFW to MZT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to MZT flight is 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 $0.36, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Mazatlán, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Dallas. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $192 (25%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $442. Return trip prices are from the MZT 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 MZT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 33 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 MZT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Durango International Airport (DGO) in Durango

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from MZT
  • Usually 25.89% less expensive than MZT
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to DGO flights


Flight Hacking DFW to MZT

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 MZT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (DFW > MEX > MZT)

  • Price for both tickets: $395
  • Average savings: $112 (22.04%)

See DFW to MEX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, Southwest, United, ViaAir, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Rafael Buelna International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 876 miles or 1410 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to MZT flight is about 2 hour 33 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 36 available flights from DFW to MZT.


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 MZT
Destination airport name General Rafael Buelna International Airport
City Mazatlan
Country Mexico
Latitude 23.2
Longitude -106.3


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