Whether business or pleasure calls you from Chicago to Dallas, you have an ample choice of flights available to help you make the trip quickly. As the commercial hub of the region and the heart of the fourth-largest metropolitan region in the United States, Dallas boasts the 10th largest economy in the world. With vibrant public art and a sense of its own history, Dallas is also home to some of the most-loved major league sports teams in the country, including the Dallas Cowboys, the Dallas Mavericks and the Texas Rangers. Connect easily from Chicago to do business, enjoy sports, and celebrate the heart of Texas.
The flight from Chicago to Dallas tends to run about two and a half hours, give or take about 10 minutes. If you're flying out of Midway Airport, you can chop another 10 or 15 minutes off your expected flight duration.
American Airlines, Spirit Airlines and United Airlines all operate out of Chicago's O'Hare International Airport with flights to Dallas. If you prefer to leave from Midway International, Southwest makes the trip.
With about three dozen nonstop flights connecting Chicago and Dallas daily, you should have no trouble finding one at a convenient time. Flights begin at 6 a.m. every day and continue till midnight.
Most flights between Chicago and Dallas take off from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport and land at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. You can also find flights departing from Midway International Airport and landing at Dallas Love Field.
The cheapest flights are available on both the O'Hare to Dallas/Fort Worth International route (through Spirit Airlines) and on the alternate route from Midway to Love Field (through Southwest).
Dallas is a freewheeling city that boasts big commerce, big sports and even big art. Head to the Nasher Sculpture Center to view one of the finest collections of sculpture in the country, or stop at the Dallas Museum of Art for a combination of great art and architecture. A moment of somber reflection is appropriate when you visit the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, where President John F. Kennedy was shot. In Old City Park, you can take a deeper trip into Texas history when you visit Dallas Heritage Village, which recreates life in the 19th century. Depending on when you visit, tickets to a Cowboys, Mavericks or Rangers game is a must to capture the spirit of the city.
Your trip to Dallas will leave you in awe of the spirit of Texas and the "Big D." Check out our smart search engine to find cheap flights from Chicago to Dallas, Texas at convenient times.
On average, you can expect to see 197 flights from Chicago to Dallas a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 3% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 25% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 51% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 21% of flight departures
Your journey will take you approximately 3 hours. Your flight will cover a distance of about 494 miles.