The cheapest times to fly from TAO to DFW are

  • February 12th to March 11th (except the week of February 26th)
  • March 26th to May 27th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 TAO to DFW is mid April. Prices can be as high as $3079 for Tuesday flights during early January, or as low as $897 for Wednesday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Qingdao (TAO) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $897 to $2056 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $1075. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1868. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $793 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1393 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TAO to DFW flight.

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

TAO to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TAO to DFW flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Qingdao. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Dallas, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Qingdao. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $654 (36%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1068. Return trip prices are from the DFW to TAO 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 TAO 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 13 hour 44 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 TAO to DFW while comparing.

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

  • 11 miles (18 km) away from DFW
  • Usually 9.26% less expensive than DFW
  • 2-layover flights available

See TAO to DAL flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $844
  • Average savings: $550 (39.45%)

See TAO to SFO flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $874
  • Average savings: $520 (37.29%)

See TAO to LAX flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $953
  • Average savings: $441 (31.62%)

See TAO to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shandong, Shenzhen, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7081 miles or 11396 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TAO to DFW flight is about 13 hour 44 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from TAO to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeTAO
Origination airport nameLiuting Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeDFW
Destination airport nameDallas/Fort Worth International Airport
CityDallas/Fort Worth, TX
Countrythe United States


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