iad-to-cal

 

The cheapest times to fly from IAD to CAL are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • October 8th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 15th, November 5th, November 19th, and December 3rd)

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 CAL is mid March. Prices can be as high as $4877 for Friday flights during mid July, or as low as $3681 for Thursday flights around mid March.

 

When to Fly to Campbeltown

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Campbeltown (CAL) will usually cost between $3691 to $4600 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $3686. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $4580. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $894 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $3912 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to CAL flight.

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

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IAD to CAL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to CAL 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 $0.72, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CAL, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into IAD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Campbeltown, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1944 (41%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $4024. Return trip prices are from the CAL to IAD 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 IAD to CAL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 5 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 IAD to CAL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Glasgow Airport (GLA) in Glasgow

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from CAL
  • Usually 81.24% less expensive than CAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to GLA flights

Destination alternative #2: Dublin Airport (DUB) in Dublin

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from CAL
  • Usually 84.00% less expensive than CAL
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAD to DUB flights

Destination alternative #3: Edinburgh Airport (EDI) in Edinburgh

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from CAL
  • Usually 80.96% less expensive than CAL
  • Nonstop flights available

See IAD to EDI flights

Destination alternative #4: Islay Airport (ILY) in Islay

  • 28 miles (45 km) away from CAL
  • Usually 77.22% less expensive than CAL
  • 2-layover flights available

See IAD to ILY flights

Destination alternative #5: Donegal Airport (CFN) in Dongloe

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from CAL
  • Usually 78.86% less expensive than CAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to CFN flights

Destination alternative #6: Belfast City Airport (BHD) in Belfast

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from CAL
  • Usually 76.42% less expensive than CAL
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to BHD flights

 

Flight Hacking IAD to CAL

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 CAL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Glasgow (IAD > GLA > CAL)

  • Price for both tickets: $829
  • Average savings: $3083 (78.81%)

See IAD to GLA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Eurowings, Icelandair, KLM, Loganair, Lufthansa, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3387 miles or 5451 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to CAL flight is about 7 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Campbeltown?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from IAD to CAL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeIAD
Origination airport nameWashington Dulles International Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States
Latitude38.9
Longitude-77.5

Return Airport

Destination codeCAL
Destination airport nameCampbeltown Airport
CityCampbeltown
Countrythe United Kingdom
Latitude55.4
Longitude-5.7

 

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