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The cheapest times to fly from DCA to KLU are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 17th to December 16th

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 DCA to KLU is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $2236 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $983 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.

 

When to Fly to Klagenfurt

Flying from Washington, DC (DCA) to Klagenfurt (KLU) will usually cost between $996 to $1834 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $1036. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1890. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $854 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1344 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DCA to KLU flight.

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

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DCA to KLU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DCA to KLU flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Klagenfurt, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $124 (9%) 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 $1286. Return trip prices are from the KLU to DCA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DCA to KLU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 54 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from DCA to KLU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ljubljana Airport (LJU) in Ljubljana

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 23.04% less expensive than KLU
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to LJU flights

Destination alternative #2: Vienna International Airport (VIE) in Vienna

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 32.53% less expensive than KLU
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to VIE flights

Destination alternative #3: Marco Polo International Airport (VCE) in Venice

  • 123 miles (198 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 21.77% less expensive than KLU
  • 1-layover flights available

See DCA to VCE flights

Destination alternative #4: Trieste Airport (TRS) in Trieste

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 9.34% less expensive than KLU
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to TRS flights

Destination alternative #5: Graz Airport (GRZ) in Graz

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 8.52% less expensive than KLU
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to GRZ flights

Destination alternative #6: Salzburg Airport (SZG) in Salzburg

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from KLU
  • Usually 3.13% less expensive than KLU
  • 2-layover flights available

See DCA to SZG flights

 

Flight Hacking DCA to KLU

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 DCA to KLU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Vienna (DCA > VIE > KLU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1053
  • Average savings: $291 (21.66%)

See DCA to VIE flights

Hack #2: London (DCA > LGW > KLU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1127
  • Average savings: $217 (16.15%)

See DCA to LGW flights

Hack #3: Hamburg (DCA > HAM > KLU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1154
  • Average savings: $190 (14.14%)

See DCA to HAM flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DCA to KLU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Klagenfurt Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4400 miles or 7081 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DCA to KLU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DCA to KLU flight is about 8 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Klagenfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from DCA to KLU.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code DCA
Origination airport name Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
City Washington, DC
Country the United States
Latitude 38.9
Longitude -77

Return Airport

Destination code KLU
Destination airport name Klagenfurt Airport
City Klagenfurt
Country Austria
Latitude 46.6
Longitude 14.3

 

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