The cheapest times to fly from DFW to SBY are

  • April 9th to April 29th
  • August 6th to September 30th
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 24th to February 25th

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 SBY is mid January. Prices can be as high as $910 for Monday flights during early March, or as low as $335 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Ocean City

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Salisbury, MD (SBY) will usually cost between $336 to $622 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $340. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $568. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $228 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $354 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to SBY flight.

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

DFW to SBY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to SBY flight is much 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 $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SBY, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into DFW. Mondays 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 $149 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $354. Return trip prices are from the SBY 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 SBY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 15 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 SBY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 33.90% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 10.31% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to BWI flights

Destination alternative #3: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 9.89% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to DCA flights

Destination alternative #4: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 8.76% less expensive than SBY
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to IAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1263 miles or 2033 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to SBY flight is about 3 hour 15 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from DFW to SBY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDFW
Origination airport nameDallas/Fort Worth International Airport
CityDallas/Fort Worth, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSBY
Destination airport nameSalisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport
CitySalisbury, MD
Countrythe United States


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