The cheapest times to fly from IAD to AKX are

  • April 2nd to August 5th
  • August 20th to October 14th

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 IAD to AKX is early September. Prices can be as high as $8370 for Friday flights during mid March, or as low as $890 for Monday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Aktobe

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Aktyubinsk (AKX) will usually cost between $932 to $7749 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 $1563. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $6754. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $5191 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4128 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to AKX flight.

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

IAD to AKX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to AKX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.45, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $3359 (61%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2542. Return trip prices are from the AKX to IAD 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 IAD to AKX 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 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking IAD to AKX

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 IAD to AKX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (IAD > SVO > AKX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1036
  • Average savings: $3092 (74.91%)

See IAD to SVO flights

Hack #2: Astana (IAD > TSE > AKX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1064
  • Average savings: $3064 (74.23%)

See IAD to TSE flights

Hack #3: Almaty (IAD > ALA > AKX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1071
  • Average savings: $3057 (74.06%)

See IAD to ALA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5687 miles or 9152 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to AKX flight is about 11 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Aktyubinsk?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code AKX
Destination airport name Aktyubinsk Airport
City Aktyubinsk
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 50.3
Longitude 57.2


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