The cheapest times to fly from DFW to SCO are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • March 26th to July 22nd

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 SCO is late March. Prices can be as high as $8251 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $942 for Wednesday flights around late March.


When to Fly to Aktau

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Aktau (SCO) will usually cost between $972 to $7283 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $972. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $6679. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5707 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3864 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to SCO flight.

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

DFW to SCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to SCO 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 $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SCO, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into DFW. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Aktau, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Dallas. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $4961 (62%) 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 $1145. Return trip prices are from the SCO 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 SCO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DFW to SCO

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 SCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: St. Petersburg (DFW > LED > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1289
  • Average savings: $2576 (66.65%)

See DFW to LED flights

Hack #2: London (DFW > LHR > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1353
  • Average savings: $2512 (65%)

See DFW to LHR flights

Hack #3: Dubai (DFW > DXB > SCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1395
  • Average savings: $2469 (63.9%)

See DFW to DXB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6764 miles or 10886 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to SCO flight is about 13 hour 9 minutes.

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

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


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 SCO
Destination airport name Shevchenko Airport
City Aktau
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 43.9
Longitude 51.1


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