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 2021: 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

$35

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.
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.

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.

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.

Cheap flights from Dallas to Los Angeles in October, November 2021

The best prices found for DFW to LAX flights for October, November
6 Nov - 13 Nov
$36pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
3 Nov - 4 Nov
$37pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
1 Nov - 2 Nov
$38pp
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 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Dallas found for this year
6 Nov - 13 Nov
$36pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
3 Nov - 4 Nov
$37pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
1 Nov - 2 Nov
$38pp
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
6 Nov - 13 Nov
$36pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
3 Nov - 4 Nov
$37pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
1 Nov - 2 Nov
$38pp
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 Oct - 6 Nov
$45pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
29 Oct - 2 Nov
$48pp
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
31 Oct - 2 Nov
$49pp
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
5:00 am - 6:25 am
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
3h 25m
DAL - LAX
Alaska Airlines
$35
mytrip.com
6:40 am - 6:07 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
13h 27m
DFW - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$48
FareScan
3:00 am - 4:20 am
Delta
Nonstop
3h 20m
DFW - LAX
Delta
$49
Delta

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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 $36, but on average you can expect to pay $47.

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 $47.

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 days are nonstop flights available from Dallas to Los Angeles?

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

How many flights depart from Dallas to Los Angeles on average per day?

20 flight departures from Dallas to Los Angeles per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 70% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 10% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dallas to Los Angeles?

A quick flight from Dallas to Los Angeles can take about 3h 16m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $36. There are 1239 mi between Dallas and Los Angeles. Most flights are nonstop.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($36), offers the cheapest pricing from Dallas to Los Angeles. Spirit Airlines is priced at 77% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Dallas to Los Angeles one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Dallas to Los Angeles are Spirit Airlines ($14), Alaska Airlines ($26), and Delta ($49).

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 $355, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $61. The most popular route (Dallas/Fort Worth - Los Angeles), is priced around $37.

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 Japan Airlines (87%), KLM (86%) and Spirit Airlines (83%).

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 72 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 72 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 12m
Average temperature for October in Los Angeles
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Los Angeles
1.2 ″

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 45% of DFW to LAX departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 39% of DFW to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 13% of DFW to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 3% 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
46 daily flights
Monday
50 daily flights
Tuesday
52 daily flights
Wednesday
53 daily flights
Thursday
48 daily flights
Friday
48 daily flights
Saturday
32 daily flights
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