The cheapest times to fly from DFW to OOL are

  • January 29th to May 6th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 16th)
  • August 6th to September 23rd
  • October 15th to December 2nd

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 OOL is mid November. Prices can be as high as $3347 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1307 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Gold Coast

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Gold Coast (OOL) will usually cost between $1469 to $2563 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1466. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3058. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1592 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1655 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to OOL flight.

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

DFW to OOL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to OOL 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 $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OOL, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into DFW. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Gold Coast, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Dallas. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $88 (5%) 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 $1694. Return trip prices are from the OOL 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 OOL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 56 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 OOL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Brisbane International Airport (BNE) in Brisbane

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from OOL
  • Usually 14.90% less expensive than OOL
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to BNE flights


Flight Hacking DFW to OOL

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 OOL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Kuala Lumpur (DFW > KUL > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1230
  • Average savings: $425 (25.69%)

See DFW to KUL flights

Hack #2: Singapore (DFW > SIN > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1331
  • Average savings: $324 (19.55%)

See DFW to SIN flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (DFW > LAX > OOL)

  • Price for both tickets: $1388
  • Average savings: $267 (16.14%)

See DFW to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, Delta, JAL, LATAM, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8303 miles or 13362 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to OOL flight is about 15 hour 56 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from DFW to OOL.


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 OOL
Destination airport name Gold Coast Airport
City Gold Coast
Country Australia
Latitude -28.2
Longitude 153.5


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