The cheapest times to fly from IAD to ALA are

  • January 8th to May 13th
  • October 8th to December 2nd

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 ALA is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1985 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $833 for Monday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Almaty

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Almaty (ALA) will usually cost between $842 to $1382 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $871. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1559. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $688 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $922 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to ALA flight.

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

IAD to ALA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to ALA flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below 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 $90 (9%) 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 $940. Return trip prices are from the ALA 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 ALA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 44 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Astana, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, Asiana, Austrian, Avianca, Azerbaijan Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, S7, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6530 miles or 10509 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to ALA flight is about 12 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Almaty?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from IAD to ALA.


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 ALA
Destination airport name Almaty Airport
City Almaty
Country Kazakhstan
Latitude 43.4
Longitude 77


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