The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas is 2 hours, 51 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves DFW Dallas Fort Worth, TX on time.
17 minutes taxiing out
2 hours, 25 minutes in the air
7 minutes taxiing in
Arrives LAS Las Vegas, NV on time.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Spirit
81%
American
76%
Frontier
59%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas is 2 hours, 51 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 25 minutes.

The flight distance from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas is 1055 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Las Vegas to Dallas Fort Worth
2 hours, 35 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

Spirit
2h 51m
American
2h 51m
Frontier
2h 58m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM1h2h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.51.01.52.0

Flights Per Week

97

Distance

1055 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun051015

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
69
Spirit
25
Frontier
2

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Dallas Fort Worth from Las Vegas by plane?

The distance from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas by plane is 1055 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas?

The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas is 2 hours, 51 minutes. The time spent in the air is 2 hours, 25 minutes. These numbers are averages. In reality, it varies by airline with American being the fastest taking 2 hours, 51 minutes, and Frontier the slowest taking 2 hours, 58 minutes.

What airlines fly from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas?

Frontier, American, and Spirit are the airlines with direct flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas.

Does Southwest fly from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas?

Southwest does not fly from Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) to Las Vegas (LAS). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Dallas Fort Worth on time
Taxi Out Time 17 minutes
In the Air 145 minutes
Taxiing In 7 minutes
Arrives Las Vegas on time

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas, Frontier is 59% reliable, which means that Frontier flights are on time 59% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Spirit 81% 18% 1%
American 76% 22% 2%
Frontier 59% 40% 1%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Dallas Fort Worth and Las Vegas, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
Spirit 17 145 7 171
American 17 145 7 171
Frontier 19 143 11 178

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
3pm 0.37
9pm 0.69
6am 0.28
8pm 0.82
8am 0.7
4pm 0.7
0am 0.01
10am 1.84
7am 0.91
11am 0.42
1pm 0.28
7pm 0.85
9am 0.45
10pm 1.29
11pm 0.7
5pm 0.99
12pm 0.83
2pm 1.07
6pm 0.47

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 387
February 350
March 425
April 395
May 462
June 467
July 451
August 461
September 408
October 425
November 428
December 429

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Las Vegas that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 14.6
Tuesday 12.92
Wednesday 13.5
Thursday 14.04
Friday 15
Saturday 13.98
Sunday 13.81

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
American 1
Spirit 0
Frontier 0

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
3pm 17 142 6 166
9pm 17 142 8 171
6am 16 144 7 170
8pm 17 145 8 171
8am 19 146 7 173
4pm 16 147 7 171
0am 13 143 18 175
10am 22 146 7 177
7am 18 147 7 173
11am 17 146 7 172
1pm 17 144 8 170
7pm 16 147 7 171
9am 20 147 7 175
10pm 16 143 7 169
11pm 15 146 7 171
5pm 15 147 7 170
12pm 18 146 7 172
2pm 15 146 7 170
6pm 16 141 7 167
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.