The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson is 2 hours, 19 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves DFW Dallas Fort Worth, TX on time.
16 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 57 minutes in the air
5 minutes taxiing in
Arrives TUS Tucson, AZ on time.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

American
77%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson is 2 hours, 19 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 57 minutes.

The flight distance from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson is 813 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Tucson to Dallas Fort Worth
2 hours, 9 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

American
2h 19m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m2h2h 30m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

45

Distance

813 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0246

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
45

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Dallas Fort Worth from Tucson by plane?

The distance from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson by plane is 813 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 Tucson?

The flight time from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson is 2 hours, 19 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 57 minutes. These numbers are averages.

What airlines fly from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson?

American is the only airline with direct flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson.

Does Southwest fly from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson?

Southwest does not fly from Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) to Tucson (TUS). 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 16 minutes
In the Air 117 minutes
Taxiing In 5 minutes
Arrives Tucson 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 Tucson, American is 77% reliable, which means that American flights are on time 77% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 77% 21% 2%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Dallas Fort Worth and Tucson, 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)
American 16 117 5 139

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 0.13
7am 0
0am 0.01
4pm 0.83
1pm 0.32
5pm 0.04
10am 0.96
10pm 0.87
2pm 0.82
12pm 0.63
8am 0.73
6pm 0.8
9am 0.24

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson 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 205
February 190
March 215
April 207
May 187
June 190
July 199
August 204
September 194
October 197
November 191
December 204

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Dallas Fort Worth to Tucson 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 6.79
Tuesday 6.52
Wednesday 6.38
Thursday 6.75
Friday 6.83
Saturday 5.73
Sunday 6.83

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

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 16 123 5 144
7am 23 126 5 154
0am 17 123 5 149
4pm 15 116 4 135
1pm 15 121 5 141
5pm 16 119 5 144
10am 18 118 5 143
10pm 17 117 5 140
2pm 14 114 4 133
12pm 15 112 5 134
8am 16 116 5 138
6pm 20 117 4 142
9am 26 122 5 153
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.