The cheapest times to fly from ROT to DFW are

  • January 15th to April 1st (except the week of February 26th)
  • April 16th to June 17th
  • October 29th to November 18th (except the week of November 5th)

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 ROT to DFW is early June. Prices can be as high as $6912 for Wednesday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1400 for Tuesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Rotorua (ROT) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $1451 to $2374 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $1505. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $3020. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1515 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1555 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ROT to DFW flight.

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

ROT to DFW Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DFW, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ROT. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Dallas, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Rotorua. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $197 (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 $1619. Return trip prices are from the DFW to ROT 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 ROT 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 14 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Wellington (ROT > WLG > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1002
  • Average savings: $554 (35.59%)

See ROT to LAX flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (ROT > LAX > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1291
  • Average savings: $264 (16.98%)

See ROT to WLG flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (ROT > SFO > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1306
  • Average savings: $249 (16.01%)

See ROT to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air New Zealand, American, Delta, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7409 miles or 11924 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ROT to DFW flight is about 14 hour 19 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from ROT to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ROT
Origination airport name Rotorua Airport
City Rotorua
Country New Zealand
Latitude -38.1
Longitude 176.3

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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