The cheapest times to fly from SCL to DFW are

  • March 19th to June 24th (except the weeks of April 2nd and May 14th)
  • July 30th to December 2nd (except the weeks of September 10th, September 17th, October 22nd, and 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 SCL to DFW is early September. Prices can be as high as $1774 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $797 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Santiago (SCL) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $816 to $1308 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $835. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1519. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $684 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $879 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCL to DFW flight.

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

SCL to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCL to DFW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Santiago. 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Dallas, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Santiago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $93 (8%) 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 $943. Return trip prices are from the DFW to SCL 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 SCL to DFW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 47 minutes may be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Lima (SCL > LIM > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $800
  • Average savings: $79 (8.99%)

See SCL to AUS flights

Hack #2: Austin, TX (SCL > AUS > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $839
  • Average savings: $40 (4.55%)

See SCL to LIM flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (SCL > ORD > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $842
  • Average savings: $37 (4.15%)

See SCL to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, InterJet, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4887 miles or 7865 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCL to DFW flight is about 9 hour 47 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from SCL to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SCL
Origination airport name Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport
City Santiago
Country Chile
Latitude -33.4
Longitude -70.8

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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