The cheapest times to fly from ELP to DAL are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 26th)
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 ELP to DAL is early September. Prices can be as high as $1217 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $302 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from El Paso, TX (ELP) to Dallas, TX (DAL) will usually cost between $312 to $781 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $322. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $830. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $507 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $499 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELP to DAL flight.

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

ELP to DAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELP to DAL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from El Paso. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.55, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $93 (16%) 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 $493. Return trip prices are from the DAL to ELP 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 ELP to DAL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 59 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 ELP to DAL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 35.27% less expensive than DAL
  • Nonstop flights available

See ELP to DFW flights

Destination alternative #2: Robert Gray AAF Airport (GRK) in Killeen, TX

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from DAL
  • Usually 31.86% less expensive than DAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See ELP to GRK flights


Flight Hacking ELP to DAL

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 ELP to DAL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Diego, CA (ELP > SAN > DAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $458
  • Average savings: $41 (8.22%)

See ELP to SAN flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (ELP > SFO > DAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $484
  • Average savings: $16 (3.11%)

See ELP to SFO flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (ELP > LAX > DAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $492
  • Average savings: $7 (1.4%)

See ELP to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ELP to DAL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dallas Love Field Airport to El Paso International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 560 miles or 901 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ELP to DAL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELP to DAL flight is about 1 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between El Paso, TX and Dallas, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from ELP to DAL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ELP
Origination airport name El Paso International Airport
City El Paso, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.8
Longitude -106.4

Return Airport

Destination code DAL
Destination airport name Dallas Love Field Airport
City Dallas, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.8
Longitude -96.9


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ELP to DAL tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 21% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 11% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DAL heading for ELP about 5 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Dallas, TX is about 2 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 5 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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