Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL)

The Scoop On DAL

Whether you’re arriving or departing, find all the information you need about Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) for your next mood-lit ride on Virgin America.

DAL Airport Map

CHECK-IN

Main terminal to check in for all departing flights.

COUNTER HOURS

4:45 A.M. - 8:00 P.M. Central Time

Check-In Time

We recommend arriving 90 minutes prior to departure for domestic flights, and 120 minutes prior to departure for international flights.

CURBSIDE BAGGAGE HOURS

4:45 - 6:15 P.M. Central Time.

CHECKED BAGGAGE

Checked baggage will be accepted up until 45 minutes prior to flight departure for domestic flights and 60 minutes prior for international flights.

CARRY-ON

Check-in without bags closes 30 minutes prior to departure for domestic flights and 60 minutes prior for international flights.

ARRIVAL

Baggage claim is in the main baggage claim hall.

BAGGAGE SERVICE HOURS

9:30 A.M. - 11:30 P.M. Central Time; Open during flight arrivals.

TSA PRE CHECK

TSA Pre✓™ expedited security screening is available in the main terminal of DAL 4:00 A.M. - 6:15 P.M.

PROHIBITED ITEMS

Certain sharp objects, liquids, foods, and gifts are not prohibited past security checkpoints. Read the TSA’s Prohibited Items list for more information about prohibited items in carry-on and checked baggage.

SPECIAL ASSISTANCE

Need help with unaccompanied minors, travelling with pets or infants, or in need of special assistance? Click here for information on our assistive services.

Getting Around Main Terminal

Zip through the Terminal like a pro with our DAL Main Terminal map, and find everything you need from WiFi to tasty eats when you arrive to Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL) on your day of travel.

DAL Terminal Map

HOURS OF OPERATION

5 A.M. - 11:00 P.M. Central Time

DINING PRE SECURITY

Dunkin’ Donuts
214.353.2720

Bruegger’s Bagels
972.629.9255

DINING POST SECURITY - EAST

Cru Wine Bar
214.654.9949

Sky Canyon
214.351.1881

Texpress Gourmet
214.353.2976

Moe’s Southwestern Grill
214.353.3692

Manchu Wok
214.358.8692

Dickey’s Barbeque Pit
214.358.7277

Chick-fil-A
214.351.1070

Jason’s Deli
214.654.0914
Next to Virgin America Gate 13

Whataburger
214.654.0914

Campisi’s
214.654.0874

Cool River Cafe
214.654.9031

Starbucks
214.358.7587
In front of Virgin America Gate 13

Chili’s Too
214.353.2722
Across from Virgin America Gate 13

Paciugo Gelato
214.351.1063
Before Virgin America Gate 11

SHOPPING POST SECURITY - EAST

West End News
214.353.2776

Creative KidStuff
214.353.0801

Tech on the Go
214.353.0008

Spectacles
214.353.2796

Travel & Leisure Store
214.366.0004

Famous Texas Boots
214.358.7281

Hudson News
214.353.0089

Billy Bob’s Texas
214.358.8519

Texas Monthly News
214.358.7680

Desigual
214.353.2638
Next to Virgin America Gate 11

View all concessions at DAL.

TRAVEL SERVICES

Automatic Teller Machine

Located in the Main Lobby near Hudson News and Business Center.

Automatic Teller Machine

Located West Concourse, Security Checkpoints Gate 2 and 12.

WIFI

DAL provides 30 minutes of complimentary WiFi throughout the airport. To access, select the “DAL WiFi” network, and launch a web browser.

POWER OUTLETS

Plug in and charge your devices before your flight at power outlets conveniently located in guest seating at Virgin America Gates 11 and 13 of DAL.

First Class Check-In Lounge at DAL

Feel the love at our First Class check-in lounge located across for our ticket counter at DAL available for First Class flyers and Elevate Gold members.

DAL Clubhouse

SWEET EXTRAS

ART PROGRAM

The Love Field Public Art Program features performances, exhibitions, and pieces of artwork throughout the airport representing the history and legacy of Dallas Love Field. Art can be viewed before and after security checkpoints. Click here for more information.

LIL LUV’ LOUNGE

Keep young travelers entertained before their flight with DAL’s entertainment area, Lil Luv’ Lounge. Located next to Creative Kids Stuff in the Terminal building. Click here for more information about family friendly amenities at DAL.

MUSEUM OF FLIGHT

Learn about the history and progress of aviation before your flight at the Frontier of Flight Museum, located on the southeast side of DAL. Open Monday - Saturday 10 A.M. - 5 P.M. and Sunday 1 P.M. - 5 P.M. Click here for direction and ticket information.

PET PARK

Ruff ruff! Find relief for your pet at a DAL Pet Park. Located on the Upper Level of the Baggage Claim Hall or Ground Transportation Level, across from the taxi stand. Click here to learn more about travelling with pets at DAL.

ELEVATE PARTNERS

Join Elevate and earn points when booking with select Elevate partners at and around DAL.

Alamo
888.826.6893
7366 Cedar Springs Rd Dallas, TX 75235

Hertz
214.350.7071
7212 Cedar Springs Rd Dallas, TX 75235

Avis
214.357.1711
7020 Cedar Springs Road Dallas, TX 75235

National
877.222.9058
7366 Cedar Springs Rd Dallas, TX 75235

Budget
214.353.4940
7020 Cedar Springs Road Dallas, TX 75235

AIRLINE PARTNERS

Currently, our airline partners do not offer service at Dallas Love Field Airport.

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