The cheapest times to fly from EBL to IAD are

  • January 8th to May 20th
  • October 8th to November 25th

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 EBL to IAD is early November. Prices can be as high as $2017 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $1459 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Erbil (EBL) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $1502 to $1741 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1508. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1799. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $291 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1564 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EBL to IAD flight.

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

EBL to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EBL to IAD flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Erbil. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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 EBL. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $60 (4%) 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 $1558. Return trip prices are from the IAD to EBL 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 EBL 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 11 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking EBL 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 EBL to IAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (EBL > SAW > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $852
  • Average savings: $712 (45.51%)

See EBL to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (EBL > IST > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $857
  • Average savings: $707 (45.22%)

See EBL to SAW flights

Hack #3: Copenhagen (EBL > CPH > IAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $872
  • Average savings: $692 (44.23%)

See EBL to CPH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, EgyptAir, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6040 miles or 9720 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EBL to IAD flight is about 11 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Erbil and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from EBL to IAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeEBL
Origination airport nameErbil International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeIAD
Destination airport nameWashington Dulles International Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States


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