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The cheapest times to fly from IAD to CGD are

  • January 15th to April 22nd (except the week of April 2nd)
  • August 27th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)

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 CGD is mid February. Prices can be as high as $4956 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1104 for Tuesday flights around mid February.

 

When to Fly to Changde

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Changde (CGD) will usually cost between $1105 to $1885 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1119. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1926. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $807 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1325 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to CGD flight.

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

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IAD to CGD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to CGD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Changde, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $201 (13%) 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 $1321. Return trip prices are from the CGD 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 CGD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 52 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 CGD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Huanghua Airport (CSX) in Changsha

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from CGD
  • Usually 16.95% less expensive than CGD
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to CSX flights

 

Flight Hacking IAD to CGD

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 CGD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guangzhou (IAD > CAN > CGD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1164
  • Average savings: $161 (12.16%)

See IAD to CAN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7710 miles or 12408 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to CGD flight is about 14 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Changde?

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

 

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 codeCGD
Destination airport nameChangde Airport
CityChangde
CountryChina
Latitude28.9
Longitude111.6

 

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