The cheapest times to fly from IAD to KRN are

  • January 8th to May 13th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 9th, and April 23rd)
  • September 3rd to September 16th
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)

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 KRN is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $2133 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1097 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Kiruna

Flying from Washington, DC (IAD) to Kiruna (KRN) will usually cost between $1126 to $1489 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $1152. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1809. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $657 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1216 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IAD to KRN flight.

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

IAD to KRN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IAD to KRN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Washington. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KRN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into IAD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Kiruna, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Washington. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $89 (7%) 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 $1215. Return trip prices are from the KRN 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 KRN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 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 KRN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Evenes Airport (EVE) in Evenes

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from KRN
  • Usually 12.92% less expensive than KRN
  • 2-layover flights available

See IAD to EVE flights

Destination alternative #2: Langnes Airport (TOS) in Tromso

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from KRN
  • Usually 7.98% less expensive than KRN
  • 1-layover flights available

See IAD to TOS flights


Flight Hacking IAD to KRN

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 KRN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stockholm (IAD > ARN > KRN)

  • Price for both tickets: $875
  • Average savings: $341 (28.01%)

See IAD to ARN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3949 miles or 6355 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IAD to KRN flight is about 8 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Washington, DC and Kiruna?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from IAD to KRN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeKRN
Destination airport nameKiruna Airport


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