The cheapest times to fly from LBF to DFW are

  • February 12th to March 4th
  • March 26th to August 5th (except the week of June 11th)

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 LBF to DFW is early August. Prices can be as high as $654 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $314 for Wednesday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from North Platte, NE (LBF) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $314 to $489 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $314. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $478. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $164 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $364 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LBF to DFW flight.

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

LBF to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LBF to DFW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from North Platte. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DFW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into LBF. 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 $74 (18%) 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 $342. Return trip prices are from the DFW to LBF 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 LBF to DFW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LBF to DFW

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 LBF to DFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (LBF > DEN > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $359
  • Average savings: $6 (1.51%)

See LBF to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to North Platte Regional Lee Bird Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 603 miles or 970 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LBF to DFW flight is about 2 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between North Platte, NE and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from LBF to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LBF
Origination airport name North Platte Regional Lee Bird Field Airport
City North Platte, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 41.1
Longitude -100.7

Return Airport

Destination code DFW
Destination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97


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