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Full List of Airport Lounges at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport [DFW]

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Serving over 75 million passengers in 2019, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) is the fourth-busiest airport in the U.S. With that many passengers, it’s no wonder that DFW has 18 lounges to keep travelers entertained.

Passengers flying with American Airlines are spoilt for choice, with an Admirals Club in 4 of the 5 terminals, and a recently opened Flagship Lounge for eligible passengers.

For information on accessing lounges worldwide, see our post on the best credit cards for getting into airport lounges.

DFW Terminal Map

DFW Airport Map
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. Image Credit: Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

DFW International Airport Lounges by Terminal

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TerminalLounges
Terminal A
  • American Airlines Admirals Club
  • Minute Suites
Terminal B
  • American Airlines Admirals Club
  • Be Relax Spa
  • Gameway Lounge
  • USO Lounge
Terminal C
  • American Airlines Admirals Club
Terminal D
  • American Airlines Admirals Club
  • American Airlines Flagship Lounge
  • Be Relax Spa
  • Capital One Lounge
  • The Centurion Lounge
  • The Club at DFW
  • Minute Suites
Terminal E
  • Delta Sky Club
  • Gameway Lounge
  • United Club
  • Plaza Premium Lounge

Hot Tip: If you’re departing from DFW, take a look at our ultimate terminal guide to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport.

American Airlines Admirals Club

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Admirals Club entryway. Image Credit: Jarrod West for Upgraded Points

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has 4 American Airlines Admirals Clubs:

  • Terminal A, near gate A24: Daily from 5 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.
  • Terminal B, near gate B3: Daily from 5:30 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.
  • Terminal C, near gate C20: Daily from 4 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.
  • Terminal D, near gate D24: Daily from 5 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.
  • Terminal E, Satellite Terminal, mezzanine level: Daily from 5:30 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.

American Airlines Admirals Club Lounge Facilities

  • Conference rooms (excluding Concourse D lounge)
  • Full-service bar
  • Premium food for purchase
  • Showers (excluding Concourse E lounge)
  • Snacks
  • Soft and alcoholic beverages
  • Wi-Fi

American Airlines Admirals Club Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies

Day passDay pass passengers are permitted to be accompanied by up to 3 children (under 18), but they all must hold a valid same-day boarding card
  • $79
  • All passengers must have a same-day boarding card for American Airlines or a partner airline
Admirals Club membersMembers and their immediate family (spouse and children under 18) or up to 2 guests have unlimited access to any Admirals Club.AAdvantage StatusFee
AAdvantage$850 (85,000 miles)
AAdvantage Gold$825 (82,500 miles)
AAdvantage Platinum$800 (80,000 miles)
AAdvantage Platinum Pro$775 (77,500 miles)
AAdvantage Executive Platinum$750 (75,000 miles)
Flight must be marketed and operated by American Airlines or a Oneworld partner airline or marketed by JetBlue and operated by American
First and business passengersPassengers may access the lounge when flying on a same-day international flightValid for flights marketed and operated by American Airlines or a Oneworld partner airline or marketed by JetBlue and operated by American
AAdvantage Executive Platinum, Platinum Pro, and Platinum
  • Passengers traveling on a same-day international flight can access the lounge when traveling in any cabin
  • Passengers may bring 1 guest (guests are classed as being over 2 years old)
Flight must be marketed and operated by American Airlines or a Oneworld partner airline or marketed by JetBlue and operated by American
Oneworld Emerald and Sapphire
  • Passengers traveling on a same-day international flight can access the lounge when traveling in any cabin
  • Passengers may bring 1 guest (guests are classed as being over 2 years old)
  • Flight must be marketed and operated by American Airlines or a Oneworld partner airline
  • Passengers traveling solely on North American routes are not eligible for access
Qantas Club
  • Members may access the lounge with a same-day boarding card
  • Members may bring 1 guest
Flight must be marketed or operated by Qantas
Citi®/AAdvantage® Executive World Elite Mastercard® cardmembers and authorized users ($175 per year)
  • Cardholders receive a free Admirals Club membership with this credit card
  • Passengers receive unlimited access to any Admirals Club when traveling on a same-day flight
  • Passengers may be accompanied by their immediate family (including spouse and children under 18) or up to 2 guests
  • Annual Fee: $595
  • Flight must be:
    • Marketed or operated by American Airlines
    • Marketed and operated by any Oneworld partner airline
    • Marketed and operated by JetBlue (excluding JetBlue flights operating to and from Europe)
Military
  • Military personnel traveling in uniform on a same-day flight may access the lounge
  • Passengers may be accompanied by their immediate family (including spouse and children under 18) or up to 2 guests
Must be an American Airlines-operated flight

American Airlines Admirals Club House Rules

  • Eligible passengers may access the lounge with a same-day boarding card for a flight marketed or operated by American Airlines, any Oneworld airline, or JetBlue (see rules for the applicable access type above).
  • Admirals Club Lifetime Members may continue to access the Admirals Club with same-day travel on any airline.
  • Guests must have appropriate access to the required terminal or concourse as gate passes will not be issued for entry to reach a lounge.
  • A government-issued photo ID is required along with the relevant form of access (e.g., AAdvantage membership card or number) and same-day boarding card.

Read the full list of house rules on American Airlines’ website.

American Airlines Flagship Lounge

DFW Flagship Lounge
American Airlines Flagship Lounge DFW. Image Credit: American Airlines

Location: Terminal D, near gate D21
Opening Hours: Daily from 5 a.m. to 10:15 p.m.

American Airlines Flagship Lounge Facilities

  • Media room
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Quiet room and day beds with charging ports
  • Self-serve cocktail bar, premium wine, and Champagne station
  • Self-serve hot and cold food
  • Showers with towels and amenities
  • Soft drinks, tea, and coffee
  • Wi-Fi

American Airlines Flagship First Dining

The American Airlines Flagship Lounge DFW is one of the few airports to offer Flagship First Dining. Qualifying passengers are those traveling in Flagship First between the U.S. and Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, New Zealand, or South America.

Eligible passengers benefit from an enhanced dining experience with chef-inspired dishes and premium drinks.

American Airlines Flagship Lounge Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
First or business passengers on qualifying international or domestic flights
  • Passengers may access the lounge with a same-day boarding card
  • International first class passengers may bring 1 guest (guests are classed as over 2 years)
  • Valid for flights marketed and operated by American or a Oneworld partner airline or marketed by JetBlue and operated by American.
  • Qualifying flights are between the U.S. and Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, New Zealand, or South America (excluding Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela)
  • Qualifying domestic flights are between Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) and Honolulu (HNL), Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) and Kona (KOA), Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) and Maui (OGG)
AAdvantage Executive Platinum, Platinum Pro, and Platinum
  • Passengers may access the lounge with a same-day boarding card when departing or connecting on eligible international flights and traveling in any cabin
  • Passengers may bring 1 guest (guests are classed as over 2 years)
  • Valid for flights marketed and operated by American or a Oneworld partner airline or marketed by JetBlue and operated by American.
  • Qualifying flights are between the U.S. and Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, New Zealand, or South America (excluding Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela)
ConciergeKey
  • Passengers may access the lounge with a same-day boarding card traveling in any cabin
  • Passengers may bring their immediate family (including children under 18) or up to 2 guests
Valid for flights marketed and operated by American or a Oneworld partner airline or marketed by JetBlue and operated by American
Oneworld Emerald and Sapphire
  • Passengers may access the lounge with a same-day boarding card when departing or connecting to a flight traveling in any cabin
  • Passengers may bring 1 guest (guests are classed as over 2 years)
Valid for flights marketed and operated by American or a Oneworld partner airline

American Airlines Flagship Lounge House Rules

  • Passengers must hold a same-day ticket or travel before 6 a.m. the following day.
  • AAdvantage Executive Platinum, Platinum Pro, and Platinum customers traveling solely on North American itineraries do not qualify for Flagship Lounge access.

Read the full list of house rules on American Airlines’ website.

Be Relax Spa

Be Relax DFW
Image Credit: Be Relax

There are 2 Be Relax Spas at DFW — in Terminal B next to gate B28 (open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m) and in Terminal D next to D21 (open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.)

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
Priority Pass
  • Passengers may access the lounge 1 time with a same-day boarding pass
  • Cardholders can’t register guests
Guests can choose 1 of the following treatments:

  • Be Back 30-minute lounger massage
  • Be Back 15-minute lounger massage plus aromatherapy and O2
  • Head Up 10-minute lounger massage plus aromatherapy and O2
  • Be Feet 10-minute lounger massage plus aromatherapy and O2

Hot Tip: While not technically a lounge, the Be Relax Spa offers complimentary treatments to Priority Pass members. It can be found in Terminal B near gate 28 and Terminal D near gate D21.

Capital One Lounge

Capital One Lounge DFW Window Seating
Capital One Lounge. Image Credit: James Larounis

Location: Terminal D, near gate D22
Opening Hours: Daily from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Capital One Lounge Facilities

  • Full-service espresso bar and a dining experience offering local beers, craft cocktails, and regional wines
  • Grab-and-go food options with a local touch
  • Nursing rooms
  • Relaxation rooms
  • Semi-private work areas
  • Shower suites

Capital One Lounge Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card or authorized user
  • Must present a boarding pass for a departing or connecting same-day flight
  • Unlimited visits for the cardholder and 2 guests
  • Access from 3 hours prior to departure
  • Additional guests are $45 per visit (rates & fees)
Day passMust present a boarding pass for a departing or connecting same-day flight
  • Access from 3 hours prior to departure
  • $65 per person

Capital One Lounge House Rules

  • Cardholders must use their Capital One card to qualify for complimentary or discounted access.
  • All visitors must present a boarding pass for a departing or connecting same-day flight.
  • You can only utilize the lounge within 3 hours of your departure (even if you have a longer connection).
  • You cannot utilize the lounge on arrival, only on departure.
  • Children under 2 can enter for free with a supervising parent or guardian.

Hot Tip: Check out our review of the Captial One Lounge at DFW.

The Centurion Lounge

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Entrance of DFW Centurion lounge. Image Credit: Jarrod West for Upgraded Points

Location: Terminal D, near gate D12
Opening Hours: Daily from 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The Centurion Lounge Facilities

  • Buffet food serving hot and cold dishes
  • Computer bar
  • Family room
  • Member services desk
  • Premium bar serving soft and alcoholic beverages
  • Shower suite
  • Spa
  • Wi-Fi
  • Workstations, printers, and copiers

The Centurion Lounge Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
The Platinum Card® from American Express
  • Passengers can access the lounge with a same-day boarding card
  • Cardmembers may enter with up to 2 complimentary guests if they have spent $75,000 in eligible purchases in a calendar year; otherwise, a guest day pass can be purchased for $50 per adult or $30 per child between the ages of 2 and 17
  • Annual Fee: $695 (rates & fees)
  • Passengers may be flying with any carrier
  • Additional guest passes may be purchased for $50 per person
The Business Platinum Card® from American Express
  • Annual Fee: $695 (rates & fees)
  • Passengers may be flying with any carrier
  • Additional guest passes may be purchased for $50 per person
Corporate Platinum Card® by American Express
  • Passengers can access the lounge with a same-day boarding card
  • Passengers may bring 2 guests free of charge
  • Annual Fee: $550
  • Passengers may be flying with any carrier
  • Additional guest passes may be purchased for $50 per person
Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card
  • Passengers can access the lounge with a same-day boarding card
  • Passengers may bring 2 guests at a charge of $50 per person
  • Annual Fee: $650 (rates & fees)
  • Passengers may be flying with any carrier
Delta SkyMiles® Reserve Business American Express Card
  • Annual Fee: $650 (rates & fees)
  • Passengers may be flying with any carrier

The Centurion Lounge House Rules

  • Cardholders of American Express cards issued outside the U.S. are eligible to enter the Centurion Lounge.
  • Children under 2 will not be counted as guests.
  • The lounge is only accessible to passengers with confirmed flights. Standby passengers or industry employees traveling on discounted tickets may only enter the lounge if they have a confirmed boarding card.

Read the full list of house rules on the Centurion Lounge website.

Hot Tip: For more information on facilities, take a look at our review of the Dallas (DFW) Amex Centurion Lounge.

The Club at DFW

The Club DFW open air
The Club at DFW. Image Credit: The Club

Location: Terminal D, Mezzanine level, near gate D27
Opening Hours: Daily from 4 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

The Club at DFW Lounge Facilities

  • Digital newspapers and magazines
  • Full-service bar
  • Quiet areas
  • Self-serve hot and cold food
  • Showers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Workstations with computers and printers

The Club at DFW Lounge Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
Day passPassengers may access the lounge with a same-day boarding card
Priority Pass
  • Access from 3 hours prior to departure
  • Access is subject to capacity

Delta Sky Club

Delta Sky Club DFW Dallas
Delta Sky Club DFW. Image Credit: Delta

Location: Terminal E, near gate E10
Opening Hours: Sunday to Friday: 4:45 a.m. to 7:15 p.m. and Saturday: 4:45 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Delta Sky Club Facilities

  • Bar serving craft beer, wine, and spirits (premium drinks available to purchase)
  • Business center with printers
  • Delta Sky Club ambassador for assistance
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Snacks
  • TVs
  • Wi-Fi

Hot Tip: Check out locations, opening hours, and amenities for all U.S. Delta Sky Clubs.

Delta Sky Club Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
Executive membership
  • Members have unlimited access to any Delta Sky Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Members may bring 2 guests
  • $1,495 (annually) | 149,500 miles
  • Valid with Delta or a Delta partner airline (excludes existing Delta Lifetime members that can access the lounge when traveling on any airline)
  • Members must be 18 or over
Individual membership
  • Members have unlimited access to any Delta Sky Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Members can bring up to 2 guests for $50 per person
  • $695 (annually) | 69,500 miles
  • Valid with Delta or a Delta partner airline (excludes existing Delta Lifetime members that can access the lounge when traveling on any airline)
  • Members must be 18 or over
SkyTeam Elite Plus and Delta Diamond, Platinum, and Gold Medallion membersElite status passengers can access a Delta Sky Club with a same-day boarding cardMust be flying in Delta Premium Select internationally or in Delta One
Delta One or SkyTeam Premium cabinPassengers can access a Delta Sky Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Delta One passengers can access the lounge with domestic flights or when connecting to/from an international flight
  • First or business passengers on SkyTeam flights can access the lounge for the international segment of the journey
Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express card*
  • Cardmembers have unlimited access to any Delta Sky Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Cardmembers receive 2 free guest passes per year
  • Members can bring up to 2 guests for $50 per person
  • Annual Fee: $650 (rates & fees)
  • Valid on a Delta-marketed or Delta-operated flight
  • Passengers traveling on Delta partner flight can access the lounge for $50
  • The credit card must be used for payment
The Platinum Card® from American ExpressCardmembers may access the lounge when traveling on a same-day Delta-operated flight or Delta-marketed WestJet-operated flight booked through Delta (tickets starting with the number 006)and may bring up to 2 guests for an additional fee
  • Annual Fee: $695 (rates & fees)
  • Cardmember must hold a same-day boarding card for a Delta-marketed or Delta-operated flight
The Business Platinum Card® from American Express
  • Annual Fee: $695 (rates & fees)
  • Cardmember must hold a same-day boarding card for a Delta-marketed or Delta-operated flight
Virgin Australia/Velocity VIP Platinum or Gold card members
Virgin Australia Business Class passengers
Cardmembers or business class passengers may access a Delta Sky Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Membership cards must be presented at the lounge
  • Passengers must hold a same-day international boarding pass for a Delta- or Virgin Australia-operated flight

*Effective 2/1/25, Reserve Card Members will receive 15 Visits per year to the Delta Sky Club; to earn an unlimited number of Visits each year starting on 2/1/25, the total eligible purchases on the Card must equal $75,000 or more between 1/1/24 and 12/31/24, and each calendar year thereafter.

Certain Japan-based SkyMiles credit cards can access Sky Clubs, including Delta SkyMiles® Diners Club Card, Delta SkyMiles® Trust Club Platinum Visa Card, and Delta SkyMiles® Trust Club Gold Visa Card. See Delta’s international credit card website for specific details, fees, and policies.

Delta Sky Club House Rules

  • Access is possible with a same-day boarding card for a flight marketed or operated by Delta Air Lines or a Delta partner airline (see rules for the applicable access type above).
  • Existing Delta Lifetime Members may continue to access the Delta Sky Club with a same-day boarding card for any airline.
  • Members must be 18 years old and guests must be 21 to access a club with a self-serve bar in the U.S. The only exception is if they are traveling with another member that is over 21.
  • Guests must have access to the required terminal or concourse as gate passes will not be issued for entry.

Read the full list of house rules on the Delta Air Lines website.

Gameway Lounge

Gameway DFW
Gameway Lounge DFW. Image Credit: DFW Airport

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has 2 Gameway lounges:

  • Terminal B near gate B42: Daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Terminal E, near gate 16: Daily from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Gameway Lounge Facilities

  • 43-inch flat-screen 4K television
  • Bottle of water and 2 snacks
  • Charging station
  • Leather seating
  • Noise-canceling headphones
  • Use of a game station for 2 hours

Gameway Lounge Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
Day pass
  • Passengers can access the lounge with a same-day boarding card before a departing flight
  • Passengers can be traveling in any cabin
  • Passengers can be accompanied by eligible traveling companions
  • Passengers can access the lounge 4 hours prior to the flight
  • 30 minutes: $15.99
  • 60 minutes: $25.99
  • Unlimited: $39.99
Priority PassMembers have access to a 120-minute stay at 1 game station, including 1 complimentary bottle of soda or water and 2 free snacksPriority Pass membership fee:

  • Standard: $99
  • Standard Plus: $329
  • Prestige: $469

Subsequent hours can be purchased with a 10% discount

Minute Suites

DFW Minute Suites
Minute Suites DFW. Image Credit: Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has 2 Minute Suite lounges:

  • Terminal A, near gate A38: Open 24 hours
  • Terminal D, near gate D23: Open 24 hours

Minute Suites Facilities

  • Daybed and pull-out trundle (pillows, blankets)
  • Minibar with drinks and snacks (available to purchase)
  • Nap26 audio program
  • Shower suite (available to purchase at Concourse D lounge only)
  • Suites can accommodate up to 4 people
  • TV with DirecTV and Netflix
  • Wi-Fi
  • Workstation

Minute Suites Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
Day passPassengers may access the lounge with a same-day boarding card
  • 1 hour (minimum): $48
  • 15-minute increments (first 2 hours): $12
  • 2 hours: $96
  • 15-minute increments (after 2 hours): $9.50
  • 8-hour stay (after 9 p.m.): $175
  • 30-minute shower: $30
  • Shower with suite rental: $20
Priority Pass
  • Access from 3 hours prior to departure
  • Priority Pass access is for 1 hour with subsequent hours charged at the discounted rate of $34
  • Access is subject to capacity
  • Priority Pass membership fee:
    • Standard: $99
    • Standard Plus: $329
    • Prestige: $469

Plaza Premium Lounge

Plaza Premium DFW
Image Credit: Plaza Premium Lounges

Location: Terminal E, near gate E31
Opening Hours: Daily from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Plaza Premium Lounge Facilities

  • Bar
  • Charging stations
  • Food and beverage
  • Lounge bay
  • Wi-Fi

Plaza Premium Lounge Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies
Capital One Venture X cardUnlimited access for cardholder and 2 guests with valid same-day boarding passesValid when traveling with any airline
Amex Platinum card, Amex Business Platinum cardUnlimited access for cardholder and 2 guests with valid same-day boarding passes
Day PassAvailable to any passenger with a same-day boarding passVaries between $35 to $65 for a 2- to 6-hour pass

United Club

United Club DFW dining
Image Credit: Yuya S. via Foursquare

Location: Terminal E, near gate E6
Opening Hours: Daily from 4:30 a.m. to 7:45 p.m.

United Airlines United Club Facilities

  • Conference rooms
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Personal travel assistant
  • Refreshments including beer, wine, and spirits
  • Self-serve snack bar
  • TVs
  • Wi-Fi

United Airlines United Club Access

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Access TypeDetailsFees and Policies

United Club membership
  • Members have unlimited access to United Club lounges with a same-day boarding card
  • Members are permitted to bring up to 2 guests
General member, Premier Silver, and Premier Gold$650 (85,000 miles) annual fee
Premier Platinum$600 (80,000 miles) annual fee
Premier 1K and United Global Services$550 (75,000 miles) annual fee
United Club℠ Infinite CardIncluded
Members must be traveling on a United, Star Alliance, or contracted partner flight
United Club day passPassengers have single access to any United Club with a same-day boarding card up to 3 hours before their flight departure
  • $59 (purchased online or at the door)
  • Passengers must be traveling on a United, Star Alliance, or contracted partner flight
United Polaris business class
  • Passengers can access any United Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Access is possible at departure, when connecting, and at arrival airports (domestic arrivals only)
Valid for travel on a United Airlines-operated flight
United Business (international flights)
  • Passengers can access any United Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Access is possible at departure, when connecting, and at arrival airports (domestic arrivals only)
Also applies to passengers traveling to/from Canada in United First
First class on a Star Alliance airline
  • Passengers can access any United Club with a same-day boarding card at the departure airport of their international flight
  • Passengers are permitted to bring 1 guest
Passengers must be traveling on a Star Alliance airline
Business class on a Star Alliance airline
  • Passengers can access any United Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Access is possible at the departure airport of an international flight
United Premier Gold or Star Alliance Gold status
  • Passengers can access any United Club with a same-day boarding card for an international flight
  • Access is possible at the departure airport, during connection, or on arrival
  • Passengers are permitted to bring 1 guest traveling on the same flight
Air Canada Maple Leaf Club membership
  • Passengers can access any United Club with a same-day boarding card
  • Maple Leaf Club North America members can access lounges in U.S. locations only
  • Maple Leaf Club Worldwide members can access lounges in worldwide locations and may bring 1 guest
  • Passengers must be traveling on a Star Alliance airline
  • North America pass: Individual: CA$495; Partner: CA$730
  • Worldwide pass: Individual: CA$665; Partner: CA$970
Active U.S. military
  • Passengers must have a valid boarding card for a flight departing within 24 hours
  • Passengers must also be dressed in uniform, be on leave orders, or have rest and recuperation papers
  • Can invite family members with gate passes or traveling on the same flight.
Passengers must be traveling on a United or United Express flight
Virgin Australia Velocity (Velocity Gold, Platinum, and VIP)
  • Passengers must have a valid same-day boarding pass
  • Eligible members traveling on a United-operated flight may bring 1 guest
Passengers must be traveling on an international United or Virgin Australia-operated flight departing from the same airport

Hot Tip: If you’re active military, see our post on the best credit cards for active military members as many issuers waive annual fees and you can use lounge access benefits offered by those cards. 

United Airlines United Club House Rules

  • Passengers must hold a same-day boarding card for a flight operated by United, Star Alliance, or a contracted partner airline.
  • United Club members can be accompanied by 1 spouse and child under 21 or up to 2 guests.
  • United Club members must be 18 years old, but guests must be 21 to access a lounge with a self-serve bar. The only exception is if they are traveling with another member that is over 21.
  • Day pass guests may bring 1 infant under 2, free of charge.
  • Day pass guest entry is subject to capacity.

Read the full list of house rules on United’s website.

USO Lounge

USO DFW Lounge
USO Lounge DFW. Image Credit: Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Location: Terminal B, opposite gate B47
Opening Hours: Daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday: open until 10:30 p.m.

USO Lounge Facilities

  • Board games
  • Gaming
  • Refreshments
  • Snack bar and meals
  • Toiletries
  • Wi-Fi
  • Work areas, phones, and printers

USO Lounge Access

The USO Lounge is available to active duty military, military guard, reserve military, and their dependents, and retired military.

Connecting Between Terminals for Lounge Access

DFW has a convenient Skylink train that serves all terminals, apart from Terminal E. Trains operate inside the secure area, so if you need to travel between terminals to visit a lounge, you can do so without needing to clear security. This of course excludes any passengers arriving at DFW on international flights or passengers that need to collect luggage in between a connection where exiting the secure area is necessary.

DFW Skylink Terminal Map
Image Credit: Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Terminal E is the only terminal that is not served by the Skylink train and passengers must ride a shuttle bus. Be sure to allow lots of time to connect if using the facilities or lounges in one of the other terminals before your flight.

DFW Terminal Link Stops location map
Image Credit: Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Hot Tip: For information on navigating DFW, check out our article on how to get between terminals at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport.

Best Credit Cards To Access Priority Pass Lounges

With over 1,400 participating airport lounges worldwide (including 5 at DFW), a Priority Pass membership is one of the most valuable perks for frequent and semi-frequent travelers. Luckily there are several credit cards that come with a Priority Pass membership as a perk for holding the card.

One great card option is the Chase Sapphire Reserve®, which not only gets you into every Priority Pass lounge but also gets you a free meal at all Priority Pass restaurants. So cardholders visiting restaurants like Bobby Van’s Steakhouse at JFK or Trail Head BBQ Bar in Seattle will receive a $28 credit towards their bill, and $56 when dining with a guest.

Another stellar card option is the Amex Platinum card that grants you access to Priority Pass lounges upon enrollment, as well as Amex Centurion loungesPlaza Premium loungesDelta Sky Clubs (when flying Delta), and Escape Lounges

Interested in other card options that offer cardholders a Priority Pass membership? Each of these cards does just that and more!

Final Thoughts

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport is an easy airport to get around. Just hop on the Skylink train and you’ll reach your next terminal in under 9 minutes (depending on which terminal you’re traveling to). If you’re looking to relax away from the sometimes chaotic communal areas of the airport, you’ll have lots of choices at DFW.

If you’re not eligible to use an airline lounge, there are a few options that you can pay to access. The Club at DFW accepts passengers from any airline with a standard entry fee, or you may prefer to game for an hour at Gameway or book a private suite at Minute Suites.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a Priority Pass Lounge in Dallas?

Priority Pass members can access The Club at DFW (Terminal D) 3 hours prior to their departure. Alternatively, members can enjoy massage at Be Relax, a 1-hour slot at Minute Suites (Terminals A and D), or a 2-hour stay at Gameway (Terminals B and E).

What is the best Admirals Club at DFW?

Many of the DFW American Airlines Admirals Clubs have similar facilities, but the Terminal E lounge in the satellite terminal is the most newly-renovated lounge.

Lounge facilities include:

  • Additional food for purchase
  • Business center with computers
  • Full-service bar
  • Snacks
  • Soft and alcoholic drinks
  • Wi-Fi

What is The Club at DFW?

The Club at DFW provides an alternative place to relax if you want somewhere to wait for your flight outside of the standard communal areas. Entry is $50 per person and includes snacks and beverages (including alcohol) and Wi-Fi.

Does Qantas have lounges in Dallas?

Qantas does not have a lounge at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport. However, guests are permitted to use the Admirals Lounges if they are part of Qantas Club. Members must be traveling on a same-day Qantas flight and may bring 1 guest.

Does DFW have a Centurion Lounge?

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has a Centurion Lounge located in Terminal D near gate D12.

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