The flight time from New York to Dallas/Fort Worth is 3 hours, 52 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves JFK New York, NY 3 minutes early.
22 minutes taxiing out
3 hours, 15 minutes in the air
11 minutes taxiing in
Arrives DFW Dallas/Fort Worth, TX 14 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

Delta Connection

Reverse Journey

Dallas/Fort Worth to New York
3 hours, 19 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

3h 45m
3h 48m
3h 51m
4h 1m
Delta Connection
4h 3m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?


Flights Per Week



1391 Miles

Flights By Month ?


Flights By Day of Week ?


Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

Delta Connection

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 New York 3 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 22 minutes
In the Air 195 minutes
Taxiing In 11 minutes
Arrives Dallas/Fort Worth 14 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 10 minutes. For example, from New York to Dallas/Fort Worth, Delta is 90% reliable, which means that Delta flights are on time 90% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
Delta 90% 10% 0%
American 85% 13% 2%
Spirit 79% 17% 4%
Republic 79% 17% 4%
Delta Connection 79% 15% 6%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between New York 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
In the Air
Taxiing In
Delta 19 194 8 225
Spirit 18 193 10 228
American 22 193 11 231
Republic 25 204 9 241
Delta Connection 28 202 9 243

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 0.16
6am 1.5
7am 1.79
8am 0.53
9am 1.05
10am 0.98
12pm 0.65
1pm 1.55
2pm 1.68
3pm 1.13
4pm 0.76
5pm 1.35
6pm 1.15
7pm 0.3
8pm 0.69

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from New York 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 536
February 499
March 547
April 599
May 613
June 398
July 409
August 414
September 400
October 399
November 378
December 384

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from New York 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 16.8
Tuesday 16.5
Wednesday 16.1
Thursday 16.5
Friday 16.1
Saturday 11
Sunday 14.3

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 80
Republic 13
Spirit 7
Delta 5
Delta Connection 4

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
In the Air
Taxi In
5am 15 191 9 213
6am 19 201 11 233
7am 18 191 11 226
8am 26 204 11 243
9am 28 192 11 233
10am 28 193 11 235
12pm 22 197 10 234
1pm 19 194 10 229
2pm 23 194 12 232
3pm 26 196 13 242
4pm 23 197 11 233
5pm 22 198 10 236
6pm 27 190 11 233
7pm 23 193 7 225
8pm 22 189 7 223
* Delayed more than 10 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.