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Airfares from $24 One Way, $40 Round Trip from Chicago to Dallas

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More About Flying To Dallas from Chicago

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Dallas

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
801 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
American Airlines, Qatar Airways, JAL, Air Canada, Aer Lingus, Austrian, Emirates, Gol, SWISS, United Airlines, SA AVIANCA, Qantas, Turkish Airlines, Finnair, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Iberia, ANA, Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa, Spirit Airlines, Gulf Air, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival
12:34PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
3:56AM UTC

Traveling from Chicago to Dallas

Flights from Chicago to Dallas are popular with vacationers who are fleeing from the Windy City to the warm temperatures and fun attractions of Dallas. Sorting through the numerous available flights can be a chore. helps travelers narrow their search down to the most convenient deals on flights with just a few clicks.

Departing from Chicago

Chicago is the largest city in the state of Illinois, boasting an impressive resume of culture and attractions, including the Magnificent Mile, Art Institute of Chicago, and Navy Pier. Chicago is serviced by O'Hare International Airport and Midway International Airport.

Parking is plentiful at both airports. O'Hare's daily parking costs $31 a day with a valet option costing $46 per day. It is suggested that travelers arrive a bit earlier than usual for parking, as the first-come, first-served nature of the airport can make finding a spot tricky during busy times. Midway offers daily rate parking in the main parking garage and economy lots. If using economy parking, travelers can take advantage of the 24/7 shuttle to the terminal.

Transportation to both airports is available via Express Air Coach, Checker Taxi Association, Flash Cab Company, and many more. For quick travel to O'Hare's Airport Transit System (ATS), use the Kiss N' Fly option. The program features transportation to ATS, avoiding traffic delays. The drop-off for Kiss N' Fly is located just off Bessie Coleman Drive. For a quick bite before departure from Chicago to Dallas, enjoy one of the many delicious food options offered at O'Hare, including Chili's, Auntie Anne's, and McDonald's. If you are flying out of Midway International, savor the tastes of Hudson's Euro Cafe, Tuscany, and more.

Dallas Basics

Located in the northeastern area of the state, Dallas is the third most populated city in Texas. Sitting northeast of both Arlington and Fort Worth, the city covers over 385 miles. The comfortable atmosphere of the city makes it a favorite destination for travelers.

Visiting and Enjoying Dallas

Travelers from Chicago to Dallas arrive at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport or Dallas Love Field. Dallas Love Field is located 6 miles from downtown, with public transportation available via the DART bus 39. Taxi services can be found at the upper level of the terminal building, located across from the baggage claim wing. Located 23 miles northwest of Dallas, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the largest airport in the state of Texas. Mass transit is available by DART and Trinity Railway Express. Taxis are located on the lower level of terminal D and the upper level of terminals A, B, C, and E. Shuttle services to and from both airports are provided by City Shuttle, Yellow Checker Shuttle, and Super Shuttle. Book car rentals in advance for both airports on

Dallas experiences mild temperatures year round, perfect for travel at any time. The coldest month is January with an average high of 56°F, and the warmest months are August and July at 96°F. During the coldest part of the year, a light jacket would suffice. For summer travel, plan to pack light clothing and plenty of sunscreen. The subtropical climate of the area has wet falls and springs but very dry winters and summers. The wettest month is May, bringing in almost 5 inches of rain.

The city features a bit of something for everyone, from sports to the arts. The Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Mavericks call the city home and play their home games within driving distance of the city. A day at the Dallas Zoo will reward visitors with over 8,000 animals to view. For a taste of the arts, visit the Dallas Museum of Art or Meadows Museum of Art. Outdoor adventures and beautiful views can be found at White Rock Lake, located in East Dallas.

Plan with Ease

Dallas is a great place to indulge in your passions and enjoy the sunshine. Finding cheap flights from Chicago to Dallas is made easier with the convenient search tools provided by Input your travel needs, and let Orbitz find the flights that meet your specifications.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Dallas now?
Head to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful info on travel restrictions and quarantine when getting a flight from Chicago to Dallas.
Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Dallas?
There definitely are, so you’ll only have to worry about one flight number. Pick from 4 airlines that have direct services from O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) to DFW, including:

  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Dallas?
If the weather is good and all goes according to plan, you could be jetting into DFW from O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) in only 2 hours and 21 minutes. With such a speedy flight time, consider traveling with just hand luggage.
What airlines fly from Chicago to Dallas most frequently?
With a decent variety of airlines flying between Chicago and Dallas, you’ll have your pick of excellent deals. The carriers operating on this route the most frequently are: American Airlines - (AA) with 343 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 165 flights every month Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 30 flights every month Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 8 flights every month
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Dallas?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Dallas have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Dallas with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Dallas without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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