The cheapest times to fly from SZX to DFW are

  • February 19th to April 8th
  • May 28th to July 8th
  • August 27th to December 2nd (except the weeks of September 3rd, September 17th, and September 24th)

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 SZX to DFW is late October. Prices can be as high as $1947 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1071 for Thursday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Shenzhen (SZX) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $1199 to $1694 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $1172. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1699. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $527 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1387 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SZX to DFW flight.

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

SZX to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SZX to DFW flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Shenzhen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DFW, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SZX. Saturdays 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 $78 (5%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1371. Return trip prices are from the DFW to SZX 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 SZX 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 15 hour 33 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 SZX to DFW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) in Dallas, TX

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from DFW
  • Usually 19.22% less expensive than DFW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SZX to DAL flights


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

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SZX > LAX > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $846
  • Average savings: $541 (38.98%)

See SZX to SFO flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (SZX > SFO > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $880
  • Average savings: $507 (36.53%)

See SZX to LAX flights

Hack #3: Seattle, WA (SZX > SEA > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1069
  • Average savings: $318 (22.94%)

See SZX to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shenzhen, SWISS, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to Bao’an International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8093 miles or 13024 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SZX to DFW flight is about 15 hour 33 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from SZX to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SZX
Origination airport name Bao’an International Airport
City Shenzhen
Country China
Latitude 22.6
Longitude 113.8

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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