The cheapest times to fly from TIJ to DFW are

  • January 15th to March 4th
  • March 19th to April 1st
  • April 16th to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 30th and May 7th)
  • August 13th to November 4th

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 TIJ to DFW is late September. Prices can be as high as $2674 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $1498 for Monday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Tijuana (TIJ) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $1555 to $2189 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1550. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2389. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $838 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1701 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TIJ to DFW flight.

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

TIJ to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TIJ to DFW flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Tijuana. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.91, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DFW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into TIJ. Sundays 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 $119 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1720. Return trip prices are from the DFW to TIJ 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 TIJ 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 3 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Guadalajara (TIJ > GDL > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $405
  • Average savings: $1296 (76.19%)

See TIJ to MEX flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (TIJ > MEX > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $408
  • Average savings: $1293 (76.01%)

See TIJ to GDL flights

Hack #3: Leon/Guanajuato (TIJ > BJX > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $437
  • Average savings: $1264 (74.31%)

See TIJ to BJX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Avianca, Frontier, InterJet, United, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to General Abelardo L. Rodriguez International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1157 miles or 1862 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TIJ to DFW flight is about 3 hour 4 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 33 available flights from TIJ to DFW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TIJ
Origination airport name General Abelardo L. Rodriguez International Airport
City Tijuana
Country Mexico
Latitude 32.5
Longitude -117

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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