The cheapest times to fly from FLL to DFW are
- August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 26th, December 17th, and January 1st)
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 FLL to DFW is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $800 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $190 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.
When to Fly to Dallas
Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $213 to $451 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 $218. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $464. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $246 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $308 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to DFW flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FLL to DFW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the FLL to DFW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Lauderdale. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below 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 $64 (18%) 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 $285. Return trip prices are from the DFW to FLL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from FLL to DFW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 60 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 FLL to DFW while comparing.
- 135 miles (217 km) away from DFW
- Usually 4.23% less expensive than DFW
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from FLL to DFW? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1118 miles or 1799 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from FLL to DFW?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to DFW flight is about 2 hour 60 minutes.
How many flights go between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from FLL to DFW.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport|
|City||Fort Lauderdale, FL|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport|
|City||Dallas/Fort Worth, TX|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from FLL to DFW tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 42% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DFW heading for FLL about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX is about 10 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- American: 18 minutes late
- Spirit: 12 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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