The cheapest times to fly from DFW to PEK are

  • January 22nd to April 22nd
  • August 27th to December 2nd (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 PEK is early November. Prices can be as high as $1859 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $552 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Beijing

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Beijing (PEK) will usually cost between $583 to $1374 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $599. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1436. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $837 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $784 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to PEK flight.

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

DFW to PEK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to PEK flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far 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 to Beijing, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Dallas. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $143 (15%) 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 $824. Return trip prices are from the PEK 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 PEK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 30 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking DFW to PEK

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 PEK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (DFW > LAX > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $726
  • Average savings: $58 (7.34%)

See DFW to LAX flights

Hack #2: Denver, CO (DFW > DEN > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $731
  • Average savings: $53 (6.7%)

See DFW to DEN flights

Hack #3: San Diego, CA (DFW > SAN > PEK)

  • Price for both tickets: $733
  • Average savings: $51 (6.45%)

See DFW to SAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 31 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Condor, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Frontier, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SWISS, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6955 miles or 11193 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to PEK flight is about 13 hour 30 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from DFW to PEK.


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 PEK
Destination airport name Capital International Airport
City Beijing
Country China
Latitude 40.1
Longitude 116.6


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