Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Airport Location

  • 27km (17 miles) from downtown Dallas.
  • 33km (21 miles) from downtown Fort Worth.


Qantas Flights

  • QF7/8 arrive and depart from Terminal D.
  • All customers travelling on Qantas operated flights from Australia to Dallas/Fort Worth will clear customs and immigration in Dallas/Fort Worth.
  • All Qantas customers arriving from either Australia or New Zealand and travelling on Qantas codeshare flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Fort Worth must clear customs and immigration in Los Angeles.
Dallas/Fort Worth Airport

Departure Information

Ticket Counter

Ticketing facilities are not available.

Contact Qantas Reservations on 1800 227 4500 within North America for assistance.


Check-in opens 4 hours prior to departure for Qantas operated services and is available from the following counters:

  • Economy - D54
  • Premium Economy - D53
  • Business - D52
  • First - D51

Note: For Qantas codeshare flights, customers may need to check in with the operating carrier rather than with Qantas. Ask airport staff for more detail.

Online Check-in is available for Qantas international flights (QF1-199), and other eligible connecting flights operated by oneworld, partner and codeshare airlines. Online Check-in opens 24 hours before your flight departure and closes 2 hours before international flight departures.

Flight Status

View our real time Flight Status page for up-to-the-minute departure information.

Arrival Information

Automated Passport Control

Passengers arriving at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will be processed through immigration using Automated Passport Control (APC) the fastest, most convenient and secure entry process.


If you are travelling without checked baggage, you can clear Customs and Border Protection in one step using Carry E-Z lines, labelled in green in the international arrivals hall.

Passengers with checked baggage can retrieve their baggage inside the US Customs area in Terminal D. Information monitors display the actual baggage carousel used.

Those passengers connecting in Dallas (Fort Worth) with a direct international service, no longer have to claim their baggage through US Customs and Border Protection. They can simply claim their baggage at their final destination and use the Carry E-Z passport control line in Dallas (Fort Worth) to get through US passport control. Exceptions apply for any special checked items.

International-To-International (ITI) baggage transfer service is available at Dallas (Fort Worth) between American Airlines (AA) and Qantas (QF) for all connecting passengers from Australia to AA without the need to clear their bags through US Customs in Dallas (Fort Worth) when transferring to a direct international destination (eg. Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia, UK, Spain, France, etc.). ITI is also applicable from AA international flights connecting through Dallas (Fort Worth) to QF to Sydney.

Baggage Services

Baggage Services has a counter located in US Customs are in Terminal D.

Open on flight days from 1:45pm to 3:30pm.

Phone: (972) 973-3942

Baggage Service Call Centre: (866) 767-2247 24 hours and 7 days a week.

Flight Status

View our real time Flight Status page for up-to-the-minute arrival information.

Transfer between terminals

Skylink: The Skylink high-speed train, inside security, connects all five terminals with an average ride time of less than 5 minutes.

Terminal Link: Terminal Link's blue and green vans arrive every 10 minutes and will transfer you to another terminal once outside security.

  • Free service
  • No ticket or pass of any kind is needed to board
  • Van pick-up between the hours of 5 a.m. and midnight

Lounge Information

Find out more about lounge features, operating hours and access to the Dallas Fort Worth Associated Lounge.

Transport Information

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Transport Details
Car The airport is approximately a 30 minute drive from the city centre from both Dallas and Fort Worth.

Visit Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport website for more information regarding parking options and current rates.

Taxis Approximately US$40 oneway to Dallas city centre.

Approximately US$43 oneway to Fort Worth city centre.

Buses Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) provides a service to Remote North Parking via the route 310 bus Monday to Friday and to Remote South Parking via the route 408 bus seven days a week. Free shuttle service is provided to all Airport terminals from these two locations.

For more information, call 214 979 1111 or visit www.dart.org

Trains Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) and Fort Worth's The T offer rail service to/from DFW Airport from Dallas and Fort Worth via the Trinity Railway Express (TRE). Scheduled rail service is provided Monday through Saturday.

For more information, call 214 979 1111 or visit http://www.trinityrailwayexpress.org/.

Car rentals Visit our cars section to make a booking.

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Information is correct as of November 2014.
Times and prices quoted are a guide only.