The cheapest times to fly from IAD to CUC are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • September 3rd to November 18th

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 CUC is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1686 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $587 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Cúcuta

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Cucuta (CUC) will usually cost between $692 to $1205 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $684. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1334. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $650 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $764 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to CUC flight.

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

IAD to CUC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to CUC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $91 (10%) 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 $795. Return trip prices are from the CUC 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 CUC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 53 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 CUC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Palonegro Airport (BGA) in Bucaramanga

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from CUC
  • Usually 4.84% less expensive than CUC
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to BGA flights

Destination alternative #2: Yariguies Airport (EJA) in Barrancabermeja

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from CUC
  • Usually 0.39% less expensive than CUC
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to EJA flights


Flight Hacking IAD to CUC

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 CUC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (IAD > BOG > CUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $674
  • Average savings: $90 (11.78%)

See IAD to BOG flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (IAD > MCO > CUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $761
  • Average savings: $3 (0.39%)

See IAD to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Avianca, Avianca El Salvador, COPA, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2165 miles or 3484 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to CUC flight is about 4 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Cucuta?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from IAD to CUC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeIAD
Origination airport nameWashington Dulles International Airport
CityWashington, DC
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeCUC
Destination airport nameCamilo Daza Airport


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