The cheapest times to fly from DFW to PUQ are

  • March 12th to June 17th
  • August 6th to October 7th (except the weeks of September 3rd and September 17th)
  • November 5th 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 PUQ is mid August. Prices can be as high as $2483 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1721 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Punta Arenas

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Punta Arenas (PUQ) will usually cost between $1731 to $1988 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $1721. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2277. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $556 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1773 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to PUQ flight.

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

DFW to PUQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to PUQ 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 $0.18, 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 $46 (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 $1792. Return trip prices are from the PUQ 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 PUQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 2 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DFW to PUQ

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 PUQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Santiago (DFW > SCL > PUQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1150
  • Average savings: $623 (35.12%)

See DFW to SCL flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (DFW > ORD > PUQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1240
  • Average savings: $533 (30.07%)

See DFW to ORD flights

Hack #3: Austin, TX (DFW > AUS > PUQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1314
  • Average savings: $459 (25.9%)

See DFW to AUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, InterJet, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Carlos Ibanez del Campo International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6139 miles or 9880 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to PUQ flight is about 12 hour 2 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from DFW to PUQ.


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 PUQ
Destination airport name Carlos Ibanez del Campo International Airport
City Punta Arenas
Country Chile
Latitude -53
Longitude -70.9


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