The cheapest times to fly from DFW to NLA are

  • January 1st to January 21st
  • March 19th to June 3rd (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 27th to November 25th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 NLA is mid April. Prices can be as high as $6601 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1559 for Tuesday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Ndola

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Ndola (NLA) will usually cost between $2025 to $4984 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $2262. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $4793. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2531 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2665 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to NLA flight.

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

DFW to NLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to NLA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $953 (23%) 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 $2502. Return trip prices are from the NLA 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 NLA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 45 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 NLA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lubumbashi International Airport (FBM) in Lubumbashi

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from NLA
  • Usually 1.99% less expensive than NLA
  • 2-layover flights available

See DFW to FBM flights


Flight Hacking DFW to NLA

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 NLA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Johannesburg (DFW > JNB > NLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1438
  • Average savings: $1227 (46.04%)

See DFW to JNB flights

Hack #2: Nairobi (DFW > NBO > NLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1524
  • Average savings: $1141 (42.81%)

See DFW to NBO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (DFW > JFK > NLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1622
  • Average savings: $1043 (39.14%)

See DFW to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8762 miles or 14101 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to NLA flight is about 16 hour 45 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from DFW to NLA.


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 NLA
Destination airport name Ndola Airport
City Ndola
Country Zambia
Latitude -13
Longitude 28.7


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