Cheap flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth (CHI - DFW)

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

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to DFW flight in 2021: compare Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Dallas/Fort Worth.
CHI - DFW
Price
$70 - $188
DFW
Temperature
46.4 - 86 °F
DFW
Precipitation
1.9 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 47% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$70

From Chicago All airports (CHI) to Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way from

$49

One-way flight from Chicago All airports (CHI) to Dallas/Fort Worth

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 18 days in advance to save up to 7% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 18 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $126, or $138 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

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 Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. Flights to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport from Chicago in August are about $131 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $35.

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

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth in September, October 2021

The best prices found for CHI to DFW flights for September, October
15 Oct - 18 Oct
$42pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$48pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$49pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Dallas/Fort Worth from Chicago found for this year
15 Oct - 18 Oct
$42pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$48pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$49pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Dallas/Fort Worth from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth direct flight deals
15 Oct - 18 Oct
$42pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$48pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$49pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth

Late deals on round-trip flights to Dallas/Fort Worth from Chicago, departing today and this week
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$48pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 4 Oct
$49pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
1 Oct - 5 Oct
$51pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Dallas/Fort Worth from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth
3:37 pm - 6:23 pm
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 46m
ORD - DFW
United Airlines
$49
United
3:45 am - 3:43 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
23h 58m
ORD - DFW
Spirit Airlines
$51
FareScan
2:00 am - 4:43 am
Frontier
Nonstop
2h 43m
ORD - DFW
Frontier
$52
Hotwire

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Chicago</span> to <span class="emphasized">Dallas/Fort Worth</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth

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

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and Dallas/Fort Worth Airport for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $42, but on average you can expect to pay $56.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport is less than $56.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

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

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

Travelers can expect 19 flights from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 47% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 16% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 37% of flight departures

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

For as low as $42, Spirit Airlines can have you in Dallas/Fort Worth Airport from Chicago in 2h 28m. Airlines will cover a distance of 806 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($42), offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 68% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Spirit Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $21. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport for a low price.

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

Looking for the cheapest flight from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport? While on average our users pay $465, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $42. The most popular route (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Dallas/Fort Worth), is priced around $48.

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

Consider LOT (100%), SWISS (88%) or Aer Lingus (88%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW)

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Dallas/Fort Worth within the United States

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Dallas/Fort Worth.

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

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

Returning to Chicago from Dallas/Fort Worth

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dallas/Fort Worth must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

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

Hide COVID Travel Restrictions for Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW)

Alternative routes for Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Dallas/Fort Worth

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth.
Flight duration from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth
2h 33m
Average temperature for September in Dallas/Fort Worth
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Dallas/Fort Worth
2.6 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Dallas

Top 5 airlines flying from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth 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
Spirit Airlines
$45 $157 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$48 $221 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$53 $221 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$77 $241 No cancel fee N/A
Frontier
$78 $152 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth

See what time of day planes typically take off from Chicago towards Dallas/Fort Worth.
Morning 6 AM to noon 40% of CHI to DFW departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 36% of CHI to DFW departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 18% of CHI to DFW departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 6% of CHI to DFW departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Chicago to Dallas/Fort Worth.
Sunday
47 daily flights
Monday
58 daily flights
Tuesday
56 daily flights
Wednesday
49 daily flights
Thursday
43 daily flights
Friday
42 daily flights
Saturday
35 daily flights
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