The cheapest times to fly from MAD to DAL are

  • April 16th to May 6th
  • September 24th to April 1st (except the weeks of October 1st, December 17th, January 1st, and March 12th)

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 MAD to DAL is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2084 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $510 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Madrid (MAD) to Dallas, TX (DAL) will usually cost between $520 to $1650 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $535. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1705. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1171 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $902 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAD to DAL flight.

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

MAD to DAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAD to DAL flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Madrid. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far 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 to Dallas, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Madrid. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $110 (10%) 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 $942. Return trip prices are from the DAL to MAD 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 MAD to DAL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 53 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from MAD 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 11.42% less expensive than DAL
  • Nonstop flights available

See MAD to DFW flights


Flight Hacking MAD 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 MAD to DAL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (MAD > BOS > DAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $697
  • Average savings: $206 (22.78%)

See MAD to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (MAD > LAX > DAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $720
  • Average savings: $182 (20.18%)

See MAD to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (MAD > LGA > DAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $724
  • Average savings: $179 (19.79%)

See MAD to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dallas Love Field Airport to Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4947 miles or 7961 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAD to DAL flight is about 9 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Madrid and Dallas, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 28 available flights from MAD to DAL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAD
Origination airport name Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport
City Madrid
Country Spain
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -3.6

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


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