The cheapest times to fly from LLW to DFW are

  • January 15th to May 27th (except the weeks of February 26th, March 5th, and April 2nd)
  • October 22nd to December 9th (except the week of October 29th)

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 LLW to DFW is late March. Prices can be as high as $4476 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $1448 for Monday flights around late March.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Lilongwe (LLW) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $1496 to $2846 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $1739. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $2828. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1089 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1856 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LLW to DFW flight.

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

LLW to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LLW to DFW flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Lilongwe. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $2176 (35%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1668. Return trip prices are from the DFW to LLW 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 LLW to DFW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 20 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LLW 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 LLW to DFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nairobi (LLW > NBO > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1308
  • Average savings: $549 (29.55%)

See LLW to JNB flights

Hack #2: Johannesburg (LLW > JNB > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1439
  • Average savings: $417 (22.47%)

See LLW to NBO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (LLW > JFK > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1580
  • Average savings: $276 (14.87%)

See LLW to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9083 miles or 14618 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LLW to DFW flight is about 17 hour 20 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from LLW to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LLW
Origination airport name Kamuzu International Airport
City Lilongwe
Country Malawi
Latitude -13.8
Longitude 33.8

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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