The cheapest times to fly from GUA to IAD are

  • January 22nd to February 11th
  • February 26th to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 6th 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 GUA to IAD is early September. Prices can be as high as $1055 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $444 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Washington

Flying from Guatemala City (GUA) to Washington, DC (IAD) will usually cost between $447 to $728 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $444. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $901. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $457 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $566 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GUA to IAD flight.

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

GUA to IAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GUA to IAD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Guatemala City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to IAD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GUA. Saturdays 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 $23 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $559. Return trip prices are from the IAD to GUA 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 GUA to IAD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 20 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from GUA to IAD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 12.01% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See GUA to PHL flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from IAD
  • Usually 7.69% less expensive than IAD
  • 1-layover flights available

See GUA to BWI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, COPA, Delta, United, Volaris Costa Rica, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1861 miles or 2995 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GUA to IAD flight is about 4 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Guatemala City and Washington, DC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from GUA to IAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GUA
Origination airport name La Aurora International Airport
City Guatemala City
Country Guatemala
Latitude 14.6
Longitude -90.5

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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