The cheapest times to fly from DFW to ZRH are

  • October 8th to April 1st (except the week of December 17th)

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 ZRH is early November. Prices can be as high as $1638 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $656 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Zürich

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Zurich (ZRH) will usually cost between $775 to $1377 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $758. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1512. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $754 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1032 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to ZRH flight.

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

DFW to ZRH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to ZRH flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ZRH, and Tuesday 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 $111 (10%) 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 $967. Return trip prices are from the ZRH 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 ZRH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 23 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 ZRH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Milano Linate Airport (LIN) in Milan

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from ZRH
  • Usually 11.87% less expensive than ZRH
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to LIN flights

Destination alternative #2: Geneva Airport (GVA) in Geneva

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ZRH
  • Usually 2.62% less expensive than ZRH
  • 1-layover flights available

See DFW to GVA flights


Flight Hacking DFW to ZRH

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 ZRH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (DFW > BOS > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $712
  • Average savings: $321 (31.06%)

See DFW to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (DFW > JFK > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $768
  • Average savings: $264 (25.58%)

See DFW to JFK flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (DFW > LGA > ZRH)

  • Price for both tickets: $768
  • Average savings: $264 (25.58%)

See DFW to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5227 miles or 8412 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to ZRH flight is about 10 hour 23 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from DFW to ZRH.


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 ZRH
Destination airport name Zurich Airport
City Zurich
Country Switzerland
Latitude 47.5
Longitude 8.6


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