The cheapest times to fly from IAD to FRA are
- January 8th to April 1st
- April 16th to May 13th
- October 8th to December 16th
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 FRA is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1349 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $452 for Monday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Frankfurt
Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $452 to $1063 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 $510. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1197. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $687 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $655 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to FRA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the IAD to FRA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the IAD to FRA 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 $0.1, 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. 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 $160 (19%) 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 $630. Return trip prices are from the FRA to IAD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from IAD to FRA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 18 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from IAD to FRA? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 31 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LATAM, LOT, Lufthansa, Porter Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, THAI, Turkish Airlines, United, Vietnam Airlines, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Frankfurt Main Airport to Washington Dulles International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4070 miles or 6550 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from IAD to FRA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to FRA flight is about 8 hour 18 minutes.
How many flights go between Washington, DC and Frankfurt?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from IAD to FRA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Washington Dulles International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Frankfurt Main Airport|
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