The flight time from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth is 2 hours, 4 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves BNA Nashville, TN 2 minutes early.
15 minutes taxiing out
1 hour, 36 minutes in the air
12 minutes taxiing in
Arrives DFW Dallas Fort Worth, TX 4 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

American
80%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth is 2 hours, 4 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 36 minutes.

The flight distance from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth is 631 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Dallas Fort Worth to Nashville
1 hour, 45 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

American
2h 4m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 30m1h1h 30m2h
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

52

Distance

631 Miles

Flights By Month ?

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Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun02468

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

American
52

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Nashville from Dallas Fort Worth by plane?

The distance from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth by plane is 631 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth?

The flight time from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth is 2 hours, 4 minutes. The time spent in the air is 1 hour, 36 minutes. These numbers are averages.

What airlines fly from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth?

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

Does Southwest fly from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth?

Southwest does not fly from Nashville (BNA) to Dallas Fort Worth (DFW). 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 Nashville 2 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 96 minutes
Taxiing In 12 minutes
Arrives Dallas Fort Worth 4 minutes early

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 Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth, American is 80% reliable, which means that American flights are on time 80% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
American 80% 17% 3%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Nashville and Dallas Fort Worth, 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 15 96 12 124

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
5am 0.95
6am 0
1pm 0.97
7am 0.97
10am 0.01
11am 0.93
8am 0
5pm 0.86
8pm 0.01
9pm 0.01
7pm 0.9
3pm 0.96
9am 0.7

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth 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 227
February 213
March 246
April 233
May 232
June 221
July 222
August 231
September 223
October 226
November 216
December 236

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Nashville to Dallas Fort Worth 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 7.9
Tuesday 7.17
Wednesday 7.27
Thursday 7.75
Friday 7.83
Saturday 6.67
Sunday 7.83

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)
5am 14 95 13 124
6am 18 90 11 119
1pm 14 95 12 122
7am 19 98 14 135
10am 15 86 12 114
11am 14 95 11 121
8am 24 88 25 137
5pm 14 94 12 123
8pm 15 107 8 130
9pm 12 114 11 137
7pm 16 94 12 124
3pm 15 96 12 125
9am 14 97 12 125
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.