The cheapest times to fly from FWA to DFW are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 2nd to April 29th
- May 14th to June 17th
- August 6th to December 9th
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 FWA to DFW is early December. Prices can be as high as $853 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $362 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Dallas
Flying from Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $362 to $476 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $373. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $480. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $107 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $399 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FWA to DFW flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FWA to DFW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the FWA to DFW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Fort Wayne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DFW, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into FWA. 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 $27 (7%) 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 $386. Return trip prices are from the DFW to FWA 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 FWA 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 32 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 FWA to DFW while comparing.
- 140 miles (225 km) away from DFW
- Usually 14.04% less expensive than DFW
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from FWA to DFW? 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 Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to Fort Wayne International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 858 miles or 1381 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from FWA to DFW?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop FWA to DFW flight is about 2 hour 32 minutes.
How many flights go between Fort Wayne, IN and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from FWA to DFW.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Fort Wayne International Airport|
|City||Fort Wayne, IN|
|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 FWA to DFW tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 15% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 53% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DFW heading for FWA about 9 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX is about 4 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 9 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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