The cheapest times to fly from DFW to SGF are

  • August 6th to March 4th (except the week of 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 SGF is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1200 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $256 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Springfield

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Springfield, MO (SGF) will usually cost between $270 to $393 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $286. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $639. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $353 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $339 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to SGF flight.

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

DFW to SGF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to SGF 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 $0.58, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $32 (9%) 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 $320. Return trip prices are from the SGF 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 SGF can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 38 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 SGF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Branson Airport (BKG) in Branson, MO

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from SGF
  • Usually 51.92% less expensive than SGF
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to BKG flights

Destination alternative #2: Fort Smith Regional Airport (FSM) in Fort Smith, AR

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from SGF
  • Usually 23.60% less expensive than SGF
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to FSM flights

Destination alternative #3: Columbia Regional Airport (COU) in Columbia, MO

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from SGF
  • Usually 3.54% less expensive than SGF
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to COU flights

Destination alternative #4: Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) in Fayetteville, AR

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SGF
  • Usually 1.03% less expensive than SGF
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to XNA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Springfield-Branson National Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 364 miles or 586 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to SGF flight is about 1 hour 38 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from DFW to SGF.


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 SGF
Destination airport name Springfield-Branson National Airport
City Springfield, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -93.4


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to SGF tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 17% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 18% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SGF heading for DFW about 4 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Springfield, MO is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Envoy: 4 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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