Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to California (CA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) to California

All the information you need to plan the best DFW to LAX flight in 2022: compare Dallas/Fort Worth to California flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in California.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California?

Users have found that booking a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California at least 59 days early can save you up to 21% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 59 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California for as little as $162 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $198 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to California. Flights to California from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport in August are about $159 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $51.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California (DFW - CA)?

When flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to California in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DFW to California flights for May, June
21 Jun - 28 Jun
$180pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
6 Jun - 14 Jun
$181pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
OAK
Oakland
OAK
Oakland
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
16 Jun - 28 Jun
$190pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas/Fort Worth to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Dallas/Fort Worth found for this year
27 Aug - 31 Aug
$135pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Aug - 17 Aug
$144pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
17 Sep - 24 Sep
$145pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Non-stop flights to California from Dallas/Fort Worth

Save time with Dallas/Fort Worth to California direct flight deals
27 Aug - 31 Aug
$135pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
9 Aug - 17 Aug
$144pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
17 Sep - 24 Sep
$145pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Last minute flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to California

Late deals on round-trip flights to California from Dallas/Fort Worth, departing today and this week
4 Jun - 8 Jun
$209pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
4 Jun - 7 Jun
$215pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
4 Jun - 7 Jun
$215pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way flights to California from Dallas/Fort Worth

The cheapest one-way flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to California
4:40 pm - 3:40 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
25h 00m
DFW - SNA
Multiple Airlines
$93
Kiwi.com
12:54 pm - 2:05 pm
Frontier
Nonstop
3h 11m
DFW - SAN
Frontier
$97
Flights by SU
4:40 pm - 5:05 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
14h 25m
DFW - OAK
Spirit Airlines
$101
Expedia

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Flight FAQs

From Dallas/Fort Worth to California

Which airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth to California have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Dallas/Fort Worth to California have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Frontier are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $135, but on average you can expect to pay $160.

Are there nonstop flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California is less than $160.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California on average per day?

On average 19 flights depart from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 21% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 74% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 5% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California?

Departing from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California will take you 3h 06m. Airlines will cover a distance of 1239 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California?

When booking a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California?

While on average a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California is generally $592, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $16. When looking at the most popular route, (Dallas/Fort Worth - Los Angeles), you can expect to pay $148 for that flight.

What are the most popular routes from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California?

The most popular flight routes from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California are Dallas/Fort Worth - Los Angeles, Dallas/Fort Worth - San Francisco and Dallas/Fort Worth - San Diego.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to California are Air France (96%), KLM (92%) and WestJet (91%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for California (CA)

Do I need a COVID test to fly to California from Dallas/Fort Worth?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to California within the United States

Most visitors from Dallas/Fort Worth need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dallas/Fort Worth must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Dallas/Fort Worth are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Do I need a test to fly back to Dallas/Fort Worth from California?

Returning to Dallas/Fort Worth from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Dallas/Fort Worth.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Dallas/Fort Worth.

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Destination information for California

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dallas/Fort Worth to California.
Flight duration from Dallas/Fort Worth to California
3h 10m

Airports servicing Dallas

Airports servicing

Bishop (BIH)
Burbank (BUR)
Concord Buchanan Fld (CCR)
Crescent City (CEC)
San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)

Top 8 airlines flying from Dallas/Fort Worth to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dallas/Fort Worth to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Juneyao Airlines
$9 $21 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$44 $219 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$53 $174 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$78 $292 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$88 $344 No cancel fee 69%
Sun Country Air
$88 $139 No cancel fee 83%
Alaska Airlines
$90 $363 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$97 $350 No cancel fee 71%
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