The cheapest times to fly from DFW to PVR are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 8th and November 19th)

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 PVR is mid August. Prices can be as high as $899 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $339 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Puerto Vallarta

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) will usually cost between $342 to $730 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 $376. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $734. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $357 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 PVR flight.

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

DFW to PVR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to PVR 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 $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PVR, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into DFW. 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 $124 (20%) 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 $467. Return trip prices are from the PVR 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 PVR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 45 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 PVR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport (GDL) in Guadalajara

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from PVR
  • Usually 37.88% less expensive than PVR
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to GDL flights


Flight Hacking DFW to PVR

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 PVR — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $386
  • Average savings: $120 (23.74%)

See DFW to MEX flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (DFW > GDL > PVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $404
  • Average savings: $102 (20.08%)

See DFW to GDL flights

Hack #3: Leon/Guanajuato (DFW > BJX > PVR)

  • Price for both tickets: $496
  • Average savings: $10 (1.88%)

See DFW to BJX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromar, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Delta, Frontier, InterJet, Sun Country Airlines, United, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 983 miles or 1582 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to PVR flight is about 2 hour 45 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from DFW to PVR.


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 PVR
Destination airport name Licenciado Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport
City Puerto Vallarta
Country Mexico
Latitude 20.7
Longitude -105.3


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