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Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Code DFW

Airport Codes

IATA CODE DFW
ICAO CODE KDFW
FAA CODE DFW
WORLD AREA CODE 74
COUNTRY CODE USA
ZIP CODE TX 75261
IATA METROPOLITAN CODE DFW

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 32°53'48"N / -97°-2'-16"W

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Weather Observations

Station ID: KDFW
Observation Time: 19/03/2021 7:50 am

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About Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Code

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport code is DFW. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport. Located at a height of 185 meters above sea level, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) also serves as the largest hub for American Airlines. 

About Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is a primary international airport in the heart of Texas, United States. Regarded as a home to American Airlines, this facility is one of the busiest airports in the world by both airport operations and passenger-traffic. 

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) started its operations way back in 1974 with just one airline. This facility has now evolved into one of the biggest airports in the world. It welcomes more than 73 million passengers every year. Passengers at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) can choose to travel to more than 250 destinations all over the world. 

Being one of the busiest airports in the world today, Dallas Fort Worth is a catalyst to economic development generating more than USD 37 billion every year. 

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) Runways

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is serviced by seven state-of-the-art runways: 

13L/31R : 2,743 m (concrete)

13R/31L : 2,834 m (concrete)

17C/35C : 4,085 m (asphalt)

17L/35R : 2,590 m (concrete)

17R/35L : 4,085 m (concrete)

18L/36R : 4,085 m  (concrete)

18R/36L : 4,085 m (concrete)

These runways handle 514,702 aircraft operations every year. 

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) Terminal

There are five terminals at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and 182 gates: 

Terminal A: 26 gates 

Terminal B: 47 gates

Terminal C: 28 gates

Terminal D: 26 gates 

Terminal E: 41 gates

Nearest Airports to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)

Aeromexico Connect 

Air Canada Express

Air France

Alaska Airlines 

American Airlines 

American Eagle 

Avianca El Salvador

Boutique Air 

British Airways 

Delta Air Lines 

Delta Connection

Emirates

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
13R-31L 9,301 ft 150 ft Concrete Yes
13L-31R 9,000 ft 200 ft Concrete Yes
17C-35C 13,401 ft 150 ft Concrete Yes
17R-35L 13,401 ft 200 ft Concrete Yes
17L-35R 8,500 ft 150 ft Concrete Yes
18R-36L 13,400 ft 150 ft Concrete Yes
18L-36R 13,400 ft 200 ft Concrete Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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