The cheapest times to fly from BDS to IAD are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the week of March 19th)
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 15th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BDS to IAD is late January. Prices can be as high as $2348 for Wednesday flights during late December, or as low as $582 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Brindisi (BDS) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $647 to $1395 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $666. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1395. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $729 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $742 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BDS to IAD flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BDS to IAD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BDS to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BDS to IAD flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Brindisi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IAD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into BDS. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Washington, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Brindisi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $184 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $812. Return trip prices are from the IAD to BDS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BDS to IAD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BDS to IAD

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BDS to IAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (BDS > MXP > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $657
  • Average savings: $86 (11.52%)

See BDS to LIN flights

Hack #2: Milan (BDS > LIN > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $683
  • Average savings: $59 (7.95%)

See BDS to MXP flights

Hack #3: Geneva (BDS > GVA > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $700
  • Average savings: $42 (5.66%)

See BDS to GVA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BDS to IAD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Washington Dulles International Airport to Brindisi Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4785 miles or 7701 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BDS to IAD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BDS to IAD flight is about 9 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Brindisi and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from BDS to IAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BDS
Origination airport name Brindisi Airport
City Brindisi
Country Italy
Latitude 40.7
Longitude 17.9

Return Airport

Destination code IAD
Destination airport name Washington Dulles International Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77.5


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