Cheap flights from Dallas to Los Angeles (DFW - LAX)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Dallas (DFW) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best DFW to LAX flight in 2022: compare Dallas to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.
A78 - LAX
Price
$110 - $236
LAX
Temperature
57.2 - 73.4 °F
LAX
Precipitation
0 - 3.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$110

From Dallas to Los Angeles

One-way from

$24

One-way flight from Dallas to Los Angeles

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 Dallas to Los Angeles?

Find a great deal and save up to 21% by booking at least 59 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Dallas to Los Angeles within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $162.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dallas to Los Angeles (A78 - LAX)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Dallas to Los Angeles as you normally would.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Dallas to Los Angeles?

August can be a great time to fly to Los Angeles from Dallas with a flight ticket averaging about $159. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $51. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

Cheap flights from Dallas to Los Angeles in January, February 2022

The best prices found for DFW to LAX flights for January, February
2 Feb - 23 Feb
$51pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
27 Jan - 27 Jan
$52pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
16 Feb - 24 Feb
$53pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

Dallas to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Dallas found for this year
2 Feb - 23 Feb
$51pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
27 Jan - 27 Jan
$52pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
16 Feb - 24 Feb
$53pp
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 Los Angeles from Dallas

Save time with Dallas to Los Angeles direct flight deals
2 Feb - 23 Feb
$51pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
16 Feb - 24 Feb
$53pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
29 Jan - 3 Feb
$54pp
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 to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Dallas, departing today and this week
27 Jan - 27 Jan
$52pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
25 Jan - 31 Jan
$57pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
25 Jan - 31 Jan
$59pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Dallas

The cheapest one-way flights from Dallas to Los Angeles
3:59 pm - 5:24 pm
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 25m
DFW - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$24
mytrip.com
8:20 am - 9:48 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 28m
DFW - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$25
mytrip.com
2:11 am - 3:38 am
Spirit Airlines
Nonstop
3h 27m
DFW - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$26
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Dallas</span> to <span class="emphasized">Los Angeles</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Dallas to Los Angeles

What airport do you fly into for flights to Los Angeles from Dallas?

If you book a flight to Los Angeles from Dallas, you will be flying to Los Angeles, which is the city’s only airport. Los Angeles (LAX) is located 9.4 mi from the center of Los Angeles. There are 47 flights from Dallas to Los Angeles per day from 8 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Dallas to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta 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.

Can I find flights from Dallas to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dallas to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $51, but on average you can expect to pay $61.

Are there nonstop flights from Dallas to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Dallas to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Dallas to Los Angeles is less than $61.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dallas to Los Angeles for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dallas to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Dallas to Los Angeles round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($51), offers the cheapest pricing from Dallas to Los Angeles. Spirit Airlines is priced at 67% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dallas to Los Angeles?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Dallas to Los Angeles are Fiji Airways (93%), LATAM Airlines (92%) and KLM (90%).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dallas to Los Angeles?

Consider Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Dallas to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest flights from Dallas to Los Angeles?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Dallas to Los Angeles? While on average our users pay $299, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $24. The most popular route (Dallas/Fort Worth - Los Angeles), is priced around $52.

How long is the flight from Dallas to Los Angeles?

A direct flight from Dallas to Los Angeles takes just over three hours of your time from one gate to the other. Plan for some additional hours for getting to and from the airports, going through security and picking up luggage.

Which airlines operate flights from Dallas to Los Angeles?

American Airlines offers a huge selection of flights from Dallas to Los Angeles. Other major carriers include United, Delta, Alaska Airlines, Virgin America, Spirit and Sun Country.

How frequent are flights between Dallas and Los Angeles?

Since Dallas and Los Angeles are both major travel hubs in the American southwest, there are tons of daily flight options, and most of them are direct.

Which airports serve Dallas to Los Angeles?

While you may have other options with smaller airports or nearby locations, you are almost certainly going to book a flight from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). These two are among the busiest hubs in the United States, but neither are especially difficult to navigate for savvy travelers.

Which direct flight route between Dallas and Los Angeles is cheapest?

Score a round-trip ticket from Dallas to Los Angeles and back again for as little as $250 or less, depending on the date and time. Look for special package deals to save even more.Dallas and Los Angeles may be fairly close geographically and experience comparable weather, but that's mostly where the similarities end. While LA isn't ALL about Hollywood and movie stars, there's definitely a special vibe in the area that's quite invigorating. LA is a delight for people who appreciate a wide selection of cuisine, thanks to the diverse mix of cultures that call LA home. While Texans appreciate all things "big," Lone Star State natives may be a bit overwhelmed with how geographically spread out the LA and Orange County areas are - be prepared to spend an hour or two to get across town. Luckily, each part of the LA area has something special to offer.Give Texas a rest while you breathe in the SoCal life for a spell. Check our smart search engine to find the best deals on flights from Dallas to Los Angeles.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Los Angeles, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Los Angeles from Dallas?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Dallas must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Dallas are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Do I need a test to fly back to Dallas from Los Angeles?

Returning to Dallas from Los Angeles

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Dallas.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Dallas.

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Alternative routes for Dallas to Los Angeles

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

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dallas to Los Angeles.
Flight duration from Dallas to LAX
3h 14m
Average temperature for January in Los Angeles
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Los Angeles
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Dallas

Love Field (DAL)
Dallas Addison (ADS)

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 7 airlines flying from Dallas to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Dallas to Los Angeles 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
United Airlines
$50 $171 No cancel fee 69%
Spirit Airlines
$64 $182 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$64 $217 No cancel fee N/A
Frontier
$73 $182 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$73 $323 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$83 $232 No cancel fee 75%
Southwest
$87 $348 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Dallas to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dallas towards Los Angeles.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 46% of DFW to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 28% of DFW to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 15% of DFW to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 11% of DFW to LAX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Dallas to Los Angeles
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dallas to Los Angeles.
Sunday
48 daily flights
Monday
53 daily flights
Tuesday
45 daily flights
Wednesday
44 daily flights
Thursday
48 daily flights
Friday
53 daily flights
Saturday
44 daily flights
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